The 2021 Buchanan Lecturer is Dr. Philippe Jeanjean who is the Senior Advisor for Geotechnical Engineering in Houston, Texas. Dr. Jeanjean’s lecture is entitled “Offshore Geotechnics: From Oil & Gas to Renewable Energy.”
Also on the agenda is Professor Edward J. Cording, who will be presenting his 2020 Terzaghi Lecture “Observing and Controlling Ground Behavior with Tunnel Boring Machines.” Professor Cording is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
Fugro will again be sponsoring the Buchanan Lecture.
The lectures will take place virtually via Zoom, and will begin at 1:00 pm US Central Time on November 12, 2021. Please relay to colleagues and students.
A link to the Buchanan Lecture Video will be posted here afterwards for those who are unable to attend.
The 29th Buchanan Lecture Booklet will be available for download soon.
Best wishes, Jean-Louis.
Jean-Louis BRIAUD, PhD, PE, DGE, Distinguished Member ASCE
ASCE President Elect
University Distinguished Professor and Buchanan Chair Holder
College Station, Texas, 77843-3136, USA
Tel: 979-845-3795, Cell: 979-777-1692