Christopher L Meehan

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • A civil engineer specializing in geotechnical engineering (solving problems involving soils and rock).
  • Well versed in earthquake engineering and landslides.
  • Current outreach/research project mobilizes students after natural disasters to perform rapid engineering reconnaissance in affected areas.
  • Also investigating a new construction technology for use in road work known as intelligent soil compaction.

Curriculum Vitae:
http://www.ce.udel.edu/directories/CVs/31-Meehan-Christopher.pdf

Web Site:
http://www.ce.udel.edu/directories/profiles.html?cmeehan

Titles:
Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Bentley Systems Incorporated Chaired Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

UDaily Articles:
Chris Meehan to direct Delaware Center for Transportation
UD team takes top honors in national geotech competition
Meehan receives prestigious NSF Career award
UD professor investigates new construction technology

Keywords:
disasters, soil, engineering, earthquake, landslides