Zhiheng Wang Wins 2022 Probabilistic Methods Committee’s Best Student Paper Award

USC Viterbi post-doc Zhiheng Wang has won first place in the 2022 Probabilistic Methods Committee Student Paper Competition by the Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) of ASCE. The award was presented at the 2022 EMI Conference in Baltimore, Maryland in early June. Wang, honored for his paper “A Polynomial Chaos Formalism for Sensitivity and Reliability Analysis,” also gave a presentation showcasing … Read More

Daniel McCurry Named One of “40 Under 40”

Daniel McCurry, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, was named one of the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists 40 Under 40. This program was introduced to recognize talented individuals who have, either personally or as part of a team, been responsible for helping to advance the fields of Environmental Science or Environmental Engineering in a demonstrable way … Read More

Roger Ghanem Receives Theodore Von Karman Medal

Roger Ghanem, professor of civil and environmental engineering, has been awarded the Theodore von Kárman Medal by the American Society of Civil Engineers. The award recognizes distinguished achievement in engineering mechanics, applicable to any branch of civil engineering. This award was established and endowed in 1960 by the Engineering Mechanics Division, now the Engineering Mechanics Institute, with gifts presented by … Read More