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50th Annual Conference Agenda

Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Kansas

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
 
Moderator: Jie Han, Professor
Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Kansas
 
Opening Remarks: Dr. Arvin Agah, Interim Dean
School of Engineering, University of Kansas
8:40 a.m. 50th KU Geotechnical Conference Celebration
8:55 a.m. Geotechnical Stability of Waste Fills - Lessons Learned and Continuing Challenges
Rudolph Bonaparte, Ph.D., P.E., NAE, F.ASCE
Geosyntec Consultants, Inc. and Georgia Institute of Technology
9:55 a.m. Networking Refreshment Break
10:25 a.m. Field Performance Data and Support of Excavation Design
Richard J. Finno, PE, PhD, DGE
Northwest University
11:15 a.m. Emerging Sensor Technologies for Geotechnical Engineering
Kenichi Soga
University of California, Berkeley
12:05 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Photos available for 50th Anniversary
1:05 p.m. Geotechnical gone Matrix
Strah Antoljak
Terracon
1:50 p.m. The 'Hole' that put the National Corvette Museum on the Map
Dennis D. Smith, PE,PLS, F.ASCE, F.NSPS
DDS ENGINEERING, PLLC
2:35 p.m. Networking Refreshment Break
 
Moderator: Anil Misra, Professor
Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Kansas
3:05 p.m. K-7 Mine Remediation
Joe Harris
Hayward Baker
3:45 p.m. Support of Excavation Types Used on Recent Tunnel Projects
Mark H. Bradford, PE 
Black & Veatch
4:25 p.m. ASCE G-I China Scan Tour on Ground Improvement Technologis
Jie Han
University of Kansas
5:00 p.m. Adjourn

 


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