Emeriti Directory

Bernie D. Alkire

Professor Emeritus, Civil and Environmental Engineering

906-487-2562
balkire@mtu.edu
Dow 865

Links of Interest

Research Interests

  • Effects of cold weather on performance of transportation materials
  • Geophysical methods applied to transportation problems

Neil J. Hutzler

Professor Emeritus, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Director, Center for Science and Environmental Education

906-487-2194
hutzler@mtu.edu
Dow 811

Research Interests

  • Groundwater contaminant transport
  • Biological and physical processes for aquifer and soil restoration
  • Risk assessments
  • Management of household wastewaters
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Water distribution system analysis

L. Bogue Sandberg

Professor Emeritus, Civil and Environmental Engineering

906-48-2124
lbsand@mtu.edu

Teaching Interests

  • Timber
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Steel design

Research Interests

  • Behavior of elastomeric sealants
  • Behavior of structural glazing curtain wall systems
  • Traditionally connected timber frames
  • Molded wood strand composites
  • Durability of pavement crank and joint sealments
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Vernon Watwood

Professor Emeritus, Civil and Environmental Engineering

520 289 3710
vbwatwoo@mtu.edu

Research Interests

  • Finite Element Modeling
  • Equilibrium Finite Elements with present emphasis on 3D applications
  • Force Method Procedures
  • Mining Machinery Structural Analysis