Rémy Lequesne, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE

Assistant Professor
Primary office:
785-864-6849
Learned Hall, 2142C


Areas of Research

Structural Engineering

Reinforced Concrete Systems

Earthquake-Resistant Design

Identification and Mitigation of Structural Vulnerabilities

Use of Advanced Materials, including Fiber Reinforced Concrete and High-Strength Steel

Emergent Technologies, such as 3D Printing

Education

Ph.D., Structural Engineering, University of Michigan

M.S.E., Structural Engineering, University of Michigan

B.S.E., Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering Concentration, University of Michigan

Research

  • Design and behavior of both precast and cast-in-place concrete structures
  • Fiber reinforced concrete, including characterization and structural applications
  • Earthquake-resistant design
  • Structural uses of advanced materials, including ductile high-strength steel
  • Implications of emergent technologies, such as 3D printing

Selected Publications

Sperry, J., Darwin, D., O'Reilly, M., Lepage, A., Lequesne, R. D., Matamoros, A., Feldman, L., Yasso, S., Searle, N., DeRubeis, M., & Ajaam, A. (in press). Conventional and High-Strength Hooked Bars: Detailing Effects. ACI Structural Journal.

Sperry, J., Yasso, S., Searle, N., DeRubeis, M., Darwin, D., O'Reilly, M., Matamoros, A., Feldman, L. R., Lepage, A., Lequesne, R. D., & Ajaam, A. (2017). Conventional and High-Strength Hooked Bars - Part 1: Anchorage Tests. ACI Structural Journal, 114(1), 255-265. DOI:10.14359/51689456

Sperry, J., Darwin, D., O'Reilly, M., Lequesne, R. D., Yasso, S., Matamoros, A., Feldman, L., & Lepage, A. (2017). Conventional and High-Strength Hooked Bars - Part 2: Data Analysis. ACI Structural Journal, 114(1), 267-276. DOI:10.14359/51689457

Cheng, M., Hung, S., Lequesne, R. D., & Lepage, A. (2016). Earthquake-Resistant Squat Walls Reinforced with High-Strength Steel. ACI Structural Journal, 113(05), 1065-1076. DOI:10.14359/51688825

Lequesne, R. D., Parra-Montesinos, G. J., & Wight, J. K. (2016). Seismic Response of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Coupled Walls. ACI Structural Journal, 113(3), 435-445. DOI:10.14359/51688822

Matzke, E. M., Lequesne, R. D., Parra-Montesinos, G. J., & Shield, C. K. (2015). Behavior of Biaxially Loaded Slab-Column Connections with Shear Studs. ACI Structural Journal, 112(3), 335-346. DOI:10.14359/51687408

Lequesne, R. D., & Pincheira, J. A. (2014). Proposed Revisions to the Strength-Reduction Factor for Axially Loaded Members. Concrete International, 36(9), 43-49. DOI:http://hdl.handle.net/1808/23431

Lequesne, R. D., Parra-Montesinos, G. J., & Wight, J. K. (2013). Seismic Behavior and Detailing of High-Performance Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Coupling Beams and Coupled Wall Systems. ASCE J. Struct. Eng., 139, 1362–1370. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0000687

Parra-Montesinos, G. J., Wight, J. K., Lequesne, R. D., & Setkit, M. (2011). A Summary of Ten Years of Research on HPFRC Coupling Beams. In High Performance Fiber-Reinforced Cement Composites (HPFRCC6) Proceedings, Ann Arbor, MI (pp. 9).

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Selected Awards & Honors

Miller Scholar Award
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2017

ACI Young Member Award for Professional Achievement
American Concrete Institute
2017

Gould Outstanding Undergraduate Educator Award
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2016

Wason Medal for Most Meritorious Paper
American Concrete Institute
2016

Miller Scholar Award
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2015


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