2016 March 27

TxDOT Recognizes Dr. Oguzhan Bayrak’s Contributions

TxDOT Recognizes Dr. Oguzhan Bayrak’s Contributions

In December 2015 TxDOT’s Office of Research and Technology Implementation (RTI) bestowed the Recognition of Excellence Award on Dr. Oguzhan Bayrak, who has worked extensively on TxDOT research projects over many years. Dr. Bayrak recently served as the director of the Phil M. Ferguson Structural Engineering Laboratory and holds the Charles Elmer Rowe Fellowship in the Cockrell School of …


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Chandra Bhat Receives 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT

Chandra Bhat Receives 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT

CTR is proud to announce that our director, Dr. Chandra Bhat, received the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras.  This award is given each year for outstanding achievements by an alumnus of IIT Madras.  Only 123 distinguished alumni have been selected for this award from a total alumni population of over 42,000. …


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UT Honors Amit Bhasin with Teaching Excellence Award

UT Honors Amit Bhasin with Teaching Excellence Award

Congratulation to Dr. Amit Bhasin for receiving a 2015-16 President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award from The University of Texas at Austin.  Dr. Bhasin, Assistant Professor in Transportation Engineering, is one of only eight faculty members to receive this award this year.  While these awards have been given since the 1980-81 academic year, Dr. Bhasin is the FIRST engineering faculty …


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Raissa Ferron Honored by Engineering News-Record

Raissa Ferron Honored by Engineering News-Record

Every year the Engineering News-Record (ENR) regional editions celebrate the excellence of young construction professionals. Each region highlights 20 individuals under the age of 40 who represent the “best of the best” in their construction and design careers by giving back to their industry and communities. This year, Dr. Raissa Ferron, Assistant Professor in Structural Engineering, was …


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