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Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


Friday, March 24

Graduate Symposium

8:30AM - 3:30PM

Wednesday, March 29

Meet Your CAEE Faculty

12:00PM - 2:00PM

Friday, March 31

Sustainable Dog House Challenge

12:00PM - 4:30PM

Krishna Kumar

Area(s) of Expertise:
Geotechnical Engineering
Sustainable Systems Engineering

Educational Qualifications:
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 2015
M.S., Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 2010
B.E., Anna University, 2008

Technical Interests:
Multi-scale modeling of natural hazards, landslides, earthquakes, debris flows, material point method, discrete element, and lattice Boltzmann, high-performance computing in geomechanics; large-scale big data frameworks for modeling infrastructure systems.



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