Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics PhD Students Win Awards at 2017 EMI Conference

Oct 15 2017

The Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics Department congratulates PhD students Ketson Dos Santos, and Siyu Zhu, for receiving awards at the 2017 Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference in San Diego from June 4 through June 7.

Ketson Dos Santos
Ketson Dos Santos

Ketson Dos Santos, advised by Prof. Ioannis Kougioumtzoglou, won the first-place award in the Dynamics Committee Student Paper Competition for his paper titled "Stochastic averaging of a Duffing oscillator with fractional derivative terms based on the Hilbert transform".

 

Siyu Zhu

Siyu Zhu, advised by Prof. Huiming Yin, won the first-place award in the Granular Materials Student Paper Competition for his paper titled "A Coupled Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics and Discrete Element Method toward High-Shear Mixing Process in a Solid-Liquid Granular Flow".