Carnegie Mellon Civil and Environmental Engineers Work To Develop Tools for Dam Safety Risk Assessments

Akinci along with James H. Garrett, Jr., the Thomas Lord Professor and dean of CMU’s College of Engineering are leading a research team that includes several professors who also are working on research in the IBM Smarter Infrastructure Lab — part of the Pennsylvania Smart Infrastructure Incubator — that supports the computational modeling and visualization aspects of this project. They include CEE Assistant Professor Mario Berges and CEE Assistant Research Professor Semiha Ergan.