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  • Cecil Hathaway
  • Robert Lottman
  • James Milligan
  • Howard Peavy
  • A. T. Wallace
  • Fred Watts
  • Gerald Willett



Civil Engineering
Phone: (208) 885-6782
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: (208) 885-6608
Email: civilengr@uidaho.edu

Buchanan Engineering (BEL)
Room 102

875 Perimeter Drive MS 1022
Moscow, ID 83844-1022


Contact Denise Engebrecht
Phone: (208) 364-6123
Fax: (208) 364-3160
Email: denisee@uidaho.edu

Idaho Water Center
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Idaho Falls

Contact Debbie Caudle
Phone: (208) 282-7983
Fax: (208) 282-7929
Email: debrac@uidaho.edu

1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402

Distance Education

Engineering Outreach
Phone: (208) 885-6373
Toll-free: (800) 824-2889
Fax: (208) 885-9249
E-mail: outreach@uidaho.edu



Ahmed Abdel-Rahim
Ahmed Abdel-Rahim, Ph.D., P.E.
Director of NIAT & Professor, Transportation
Current Research and Activities: Longer Combination Vehicle Safety Analysis, ITS deployment projects in Ada County and in the City of Moscow, amd Traffic Signal Systems for medium and Small size cities
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Richard Allen 
Richard Allen, Ph.D.
Dr. Rick Allen leads the Water Resources Research Program at the Kimberly Research and Extension Center. He specializes in evapotranspiration, irrigation water requirements and hydrologic systems.
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Professor Fouad Bayomy
Fouad Bayomy, Ph.D., P.E.
Dr. Bayomy's experience is focused on the design, construction, evaluation and management of highway and airport pavement systems. He served as a consultant for many agencies, governmental and private; in the US and overseas.
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Kevin Chang
Kevin Chang, Ph.D., P.E.
Assistant Professor
Research interests: Traffic safety and operations, neighborhood transportation planning and livable communities, and transportation education.
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Erik Coats
Erik R. Coats, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor
Current Research and Activities: Advancement of a sustainable microbial wastewater treatment process for the removal of phosphorus, Synthesis of biological, biodegradable thermoplastics coupled with wastewater treatment, and Removal and fate of zinc in compost bioreactors treating mine drainage
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Patricia J. S. Colberg
Patricia J. S. Colberg
Department Chair & Professor
Buchanan (BEL) 104
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Fritz Fiedler
Fritz Fiedler, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor
Research interests: Measurements and modeling of hydrologic and environmental systems.
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Peter Goodwin, Ph.D.
DeVlieg Presidential Professor in Ecohydraulics and Professor of Civil Engineering
Peter Goodwin is recognized internationally for his research, with particular contributions in the field of sedimentation and the impact of river management on ecosystems.
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Ahmed Ibrahim
Ahmed Ibrahim
Assistant Professor
Buchanan (BEL) 108
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SJ Jung
S.J. Jung, Ph.D.
Professor, Rock Mechanics
Current Research and Activities: Rock flow modeling, Utilization of residual energy during secondary fragmentation, Web-based mine safety education
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Emad Kassem
Emad Kassem
Assistant Professor
Buchanan (BEL) 128
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Michael Kyte
Michael Kyte, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor, Transportation
Current Research and Activities: Member of the Transportation Research Board's Committee on Highway Capacity and Quality of Service.
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Jim Liou
Jim (Chyr Pyng) Liou, Ph.D., P.E., Fulbright Scholar
Professor, Hydraulics
Research Interests: Fluid Transients, Pipeline Monitoring, Pipeline Safety, Transport in Vadose Zones and Percolation Theory, Water Quality Modeling in Distribution Networks
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Michael Lowry
Michael Lowry, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Research Interests: Land use and transportation planning, Travel demand management, Traffic calming and street design, Bicycle and pedestrian planning, Project evaluation and finance, and Public participation
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Richard Nielsen 116x89
Richard Nielsen, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Professor
Research Interests: The effects of higher weight trucks on selected highways in Idaho, investigating the reliability of bridges, the effects of changing the vehicle tax structure and changes to the bridge management procedures used by the Idaho Transportation Department, and Structural dynamics and random vibrations
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Sunil Sharma
Sunil Sharma, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor, Geotechnical Engineering
Research Interests: Computer Applications in Civil Engineering, Numerical Methods for Solving Static and Dynamic Geotechnial Problems, Slope Stability, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Foundation Engineering, Groundwater and Seepage, and Geographic Information Systems,
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Daniele Tonina
Daniele Tonina, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Elowyn Yager
Elowyn Yager, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dr. Yager's research interests focus on gaining a mechanistic understanding of the interactions between flow turbulence, sediment transport and river morphology.
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