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Rémy Lequesne, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE

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


Summary

First Year as Faculty at KU: 2013

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

Li, C. Lequesne, R. D., & Matamoros, A. (2019). Girder-Deck Interface: Partial Debonding, Deck Replacement, and Composite Action. Journal of Bridge Engineering, 24(1). DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943- 5592.0001311

Sperry, J. Darwin, D. O'Reilly, M. Lepage, A. Lequesne, R. D., Matamoros, A. Feldman, L. Yasso, S. Searle, N. DeRubeis, M. & Ajaam, A. (2018). Conventional and High-Strength Steel Hooked Bars: Detailing Effects. ACI Structural Journal, 115(1), 248-258. DOI:10.14359/51700920

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(5), 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. 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 Journal of Structural Engineering, 139(8), 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 (pp. 9). Ann Arbor, MI.

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Selected Awards & Honors

Chair’s Council Assistant Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering ($2500 Award)
2018 - 2019

ACI Young Member Award for Professional Achievement
American Concrete Institute
2017

Miller Scholar Award ($4000 Award)
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2017

Gould Outstanding Undergraduate Educator Award ($4000 Award)
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2016

Wason Medal for Most Meritorious Paper
American Concrete Institute
2016

Miller Scholar Award ($4000 Award)
University of Kansas School of Engineering
2015


Events
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times

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