Recent Awards and Funding for UT Austin transportation researchers
David Maidment was selected to receive the 2011 Ven Te Chow Award from the ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute. This award recognizes individuals whose lifetime achievements in the field of hydrologic engineering have been distinguished by exceptional achievement and significant contributions in research, education or practice.
Ken Stokoe was selected by ASCE as the Karl Terzaghi Lecturer for 2011. The Karl Terzaghi Lecture recognizes an individual for their exemplary contributions to the field of geotechnical engineering.
Amit Bhasin recently received funding through the National Science Foundation for the study “Investigating Molecular, Physical and Mechanical Properties that Influence Macroscopic Self-Healing in Asphalt Materials.”