Alumni

Alumni Spotlight: Jeff LaMondia

Alumni Spotlight: Jeff LaMondia

Name: Jeffrey LaMondia Hometown: Enfield, CT Currently Residing: Auburn, AL Current job: Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Auburn University Graduated from UT: 2010 Hobbies outside of work: I love music—both playing in the local Wind Ensembles and attending concerts (I try to make it back to Austin City Limits Music Festival as frequently as I …


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Alumni Spotlight: Tom Fowler

Alumni Spotlight: Tom Fowler

Name: Tom Fowler Hometown: Baltimore Currently Residing: Austin Current job: Vice President with Kimley-Horn Graduated from UT: 1994 Hobbies outside of work: Kid, kids, kids! Most of our time is spent traveling around Texas to tennis tournaments for my son and swim meets for my daughter. We also love mountain biking and spending as much …


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Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Copperman

Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Copperman

Name: Rachel Copperman Hometown: Arlington, Virginia Currently Residing: Austin, Texas Current job: Senior Associate at Cambridge Systematics Year Graduated from UT: PhD in 2008 Hobbies outside of work: Playing tennis What projects did you work on while you were at CTR? Under Dr. Bhat, I worked on the development of the Comprehensive Econometric Microsimulator of …


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Alumni Spotlight: Jianming Ma

Alumni Spotlight: Jianming Ma

Name:  Jianming Ma Hometown:  Xinjiang, China Currently residing: Austin, Texas Current job:  Transportation Engineer at the Texas Department of Transportation Year graduated from UT: 2006 Hobbies outside of work: Chess and Basketball What projects did you work on while you were at CTR? I worked on an NCHRP research project investigating safety impacts and other implications of raised …


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Spring 2015 Alumni Luncheon Presentations Now Online

The Cockrell School hosts many events throughout the year that provide opportunities for interaction among alumni, faculty, and students. The Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering Department has a great resource online now: presentations by the four Spring 2015 Alumni Luncheon Speakers. These include Randy Machemehl speaking about the future of traffic flows in Austin, Des Lawler  about the future of water flows in Texas, …


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Alumni Spotlight: Yi-Chang Chiu

Alumni Spotlight: Yi-Chang Chiu

Name: Yi-Chang Chiu Hometown: Taiwan Currently Residing:  Tucson, Arizona Current job: Associate Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the University of Arizona and founder of Metropia Inc. Graduated from UT: PhD in 2002 Hobbies outside of work: Back when I had the time, I loved to watch and play sports, and sing. I played volleyball, …


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Alumni Spotlight: Rashed Tanvir Islam

Alumni Spotlight: Rashed Tanvir Islam

Name: Rashed Tanvir Islam Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh Currently residing: Austin, Texas Current job: Vice President at HDR, Inc. (formerly WHM Transportation Engineering) + Managing Principal for the downtown office. Leader of HDR’s traffic program for Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma Graduated from UT/CTR: 1996 Hobbies outside of work: Cricket (I played minor league back home) and …


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Alumni Profile: Alison Conway

Alumni Profile: Alison Conway

Traveling through a Fjord in Norway last summerName: Alison Conway Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Currently Residing: New York, NY Current job: Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at the City College of New York and Associate Director for New Initiatives at the Region 2 University Transportation Research Center (UTRC). Graduated from UT: 2009 Hobbies outside of work: …


Posted by Joey Williams  |  Category : Alumni