Renowned civil engineering professor retires after nearly 50 years of service
- Melanie Brook
Fig. 1 Photograph showing formation of “sand volcano” as a result of blast induced liquefaction and upward flow of water to the ground surface in unimproved ground. The upward flow of water brings sand grains to the surface.
June 11, 2013
“Look at that—look at that! That’s beautiful!”
Rollins Receives James Cooper Award at 7th National Seismic Conference
For the second year in a row, the BYU Steel Bridge team took first place at the annual Rocky Mountain Conference.
Mr. Joseph Yaede received a $2000 scholarship from the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Intermountain Chapter at its annual awards banquet held in Salt Lake City on March 13, 2013.
Just a drop of water can indicate the stability of a bridge
Rollins was honored at the annual Research Workshop lunch. Last year’s winner, Blaine Leonard praised Rollins for his contribution to a broad range of research topic areas and for the innovative and creative ways he has accomplished that research.
The Board of Directors of the Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently approved the appointment of Dr.
Nelson has been named the recipient of the 2012 Phi Kappa Phi Distinguished Faculty Lectureship. Prof. Nelson attended BYU from 1982 to 1994, earning his bachelor's, master's, and Ph.D. degrees in civil and environmental engineering.