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Webinar Series

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Upcoming Webinars 2019-2020

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Past Webinars

Tech2019/11/8Use of Digital Image Correlation to Characterize Structural Behavior of Adobe StructuresDr. Michael McGinnis, University of Texas at TylerengineeringPPT | Handout | Video
CBBG2019/10/11Annual Meeting PreparationDr. Ed Kavazanjian, Director of Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired GeotechnicscenterPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2019/10/04Monotonic and Cyclic Frictional Anisotropy in Snakeskin-Inspired Surfaces and Piles Dr. Alejandro Martinez, Assistant Professor at the University of California DavisbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2019/10/2Important Writing Skills for Careers in the Environmental IndustryMike Lawless, Brandy Barnes; Draper Aden Associatesengineering edPPT | Handout | Video
Industry2019/09/27My Postdoctoral Experience at National Energy Technology LaboratoryDr. Sheng Dai, Georgia Institute of Technologyindustry, collaboration, partnershipsPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2019/09/20Test Beds for Bio-based Ground Improvement in OregonDr. Ed Kavazanjian, Director, CBBG; Dr. Hamed Khodadadi, Arizona State University; Dr. Leon van Paassen, Arizona State UniversitybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
CBBG2019/09/06CBBG Onboarding Year 5Dr. Ed Kavazanjian, Director, CBBG; Dr. Jean Larson, Education Director, CBBGcenterPPT | Handout | Video
Diversity2019/09/05Strategies for Engaging in Accessibility Across CampusKat Steele, Alyssa Taylor, Molly Mollica, Dianne Hendricks; University of Washingtondiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2019/06/06Problem-based LearningKim Farnsworth, Education Coordinator, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnicsengineering ed, problem-based learningPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2019/06/04Polishing Your Writing Skills for State Government Agency CareersSteve Holbrook, Virginia Tech
David Spears, Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
leadership, industry writingPPT | Handouts | Video
Industry2019/05/24Jet Grouting for Water Cutoff and Excavation Support Matt Niermann, P.E., Schnabelindustry, biogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2019/05/17Creating Effective Outreach to K-12 StudentsPaige Wheeleroutreach, engineering edPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2019/04/26Reporting in CBBG DatabaseDr. Jean LarsoncenterPPT | Handouts | Video
CBBG2019/04/01CBBG Mid-Year Mtg: Industry University Collaborations - PART I, PART IIindustryPPT | Handouts | Videos 1 & 2
MandatoryCBBG2019/04/01CBBG Mid-Year Mtg: Data Archiving - PART I, PART II, PART IIIdata archivingPPT | Handouts | Video 1, 2 & 3
Industry2019/03/15Conceiving and Launching a Startup Software Company - the FILIO StoryFikret Atalay, CEE PhD Candidate; Sangy Hanumasagar CEE PhD Candidate; Mahdi Roozbahani, Geosystems CSE PhD, Georgia Institute of Technologyindustry, innovationPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2019/03/01Constitutive modeling of biocemented soilDr. Katerina ZiotopouloubiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2019/02/22Ethical Behaviors for Building Trust and Productive Cooperation within TeamsAnne Hubbell, Professor, New Mexico State Unveristydiversity, inclusion, mentoringPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2019/02/15Making Engineering Research Centers Welcoming, Accessible, and UsableDiscussion at CBBGdiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video | Check
Tech2019/02/14Exploration Technologies at Honeybee Robotics Touch Life and Mine the SkyKris Zacny, Director of Exploration Technology, Honeybee RoboticsroboticsPPT | Handouts | Video
Industry2019/01/25 Sustaining Productive Research Relationships with IndustryDavid M. Jared, P.E., Research Section Head (Georgia Dept. of Transportation)

Andrew Fuggle, Senior Geotechnical Engineer (Golder Associates Inc)

Andres Peralta, Product Design and Development Engineer (Tensar Corp)
industry, leadershipPPT | Handouts | Video
MandatoryCBBG2019/01/18Data Archiving: Data Types and Archiving ProceduresMatthew Harp, Rene Tanner, ASU Librarydata archivingPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2019/01/16Critical State Soil Mechanics for DummiesDr. Paul W. MaynebiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2019/01/09(NOAA): Dynamic Interactions between Wave – Surge – Hydrological ModelsAli Abdolali, Coastal/Ocean Engineering, National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration (NOAA)biogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
MandatoryDiversity2019/01/01Diversifying the Engineering Community: From Campus to WorkforceEngineeringCAS, Liaison diversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
Industry2018/11/30Integrating Research in Soil and Groundwater Remediation Projects: A Case Study in Blending Innovation, Community Involvement, and SustainabilityMike Basel from Haley Aldrichindustry, biogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2018/11/02Educational Outreach: Benefits and BarriersDr. Jean Larson, Education Director, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnicsoutreach, engineering edPPT | Handouts | Video
CBBG2018/10/19CBBG Status Update Dr. Ed Kavazanjian, Director, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics, Arizona State UniversitycenterPPT | Handouts | Video
MandatoryStudent Leadership2018/10/05SLC: So You've Joined CBBG, Now What?Peter Zelkowski, Graduate Student, New Mexico State Universityonboarding, leadershipPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2018/09/28Considering Nature in Addressing Resilience and Sustainability During ReconstructionDr. David Frost, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of TechnologybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2018/09/21Research: Development of Reactive Geocomposite Mat Containing Steel Slag and Mulch for Removal of Phosphate and Nitrate from Impacted WatersTreavor H. Boyer, Ph.D., Arizona State UniversitybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2018/06/18Diversity and InclusionDr. Eduardo Pagan, Arizona State University's Bob Stump Endowed Professor of History, Associate Professordiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
MandatoryDiversity2018/06/01TokenismDelia Saenz, PhD, Arizona State Universitydiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
Education2018/04/20Communication Across Difference: Win Win Strategies for Bridging the DivideLisa Z. Fain, CEO, Center for Mentoring Excellence mentoring, diversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2018/02/02Identifying and Examining Dominant Social NormsJennifer L.S. Chandler, Ph.D., Arizona State Universitydiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
MandatoryIndustry2018/01/26Where Patents Meet NatureSam Sutton, Aspen Research, Phoenixindustry, innovation, law, patentsPPT | Handouts | Video
Industry2018/01/19Leadership in Project Management Teams: Can You “Hear” Me NowTerry R. Adler, Ph.D., PMP, New Mexico State Universityindustry, leadershipPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2018/01/09Imposter Syndrome in Higher Education and BeyondColleen E. Bronner, Ph.D., University of California, DavisleadershipPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2017/11/16Introduction to Inclusive Leadership in EngineeringJennifer L. S. Chandler, PhD, Arizona State University diversity, inclusion, leadershipPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/11/09Effects of soil variability and soil-atmosphere interaction. A physical modeling approach.Bernardo Caicedo, PhD, University of the Andes – ColombiabiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/11/02Visualizing Soil Structure Interaction and Flow, Non-IntrusivelyMagued Iskander, PhD, PE, F.ASCE, New York University, Tandon School of EngineeringbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2017/10/13Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Higher Education: Implications for Science and Engineeringdiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
CBBG2017/08/14Bi-Annual ASU CBBG-FestCenter for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics, Arizona State UniversitycenterPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/04/28Earthworm Inspired Subsurface ExplorationDr. Douglas Cortes, Civil Engineering, University of California, DavisbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/03/23Current Research in MICPProfessor Toshiro Hata, Toyama University, and Dr. Kazuhiro Kaneda, Takenaka R&D InstitutebiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/03/17Heat Mitigation in Geosynthetic Composite LinersProfessor Abdelmalek Bouazza, Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Monash UniversitybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/03/16BioMotion ScienceProfessor Robert J. Full, Ph.D., Integrative Biology, University of California, BerkeleybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/03/03Bio-based Ground ImprovementLeon van Passen, Senior Investigator, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics (CBBG), Arizona State UniversitybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/02/24Quantitative Passive Vapor Sampling with the Waterloo Membrane SamplerDr. Isaac B. Roll, Senior Staff Engineer, Geosyntec ConsultantsbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Student Leadership2017/02/17Student Presentations on CBBG Research – SLCMichael Gomez, Graduate Student, Mahdi Roozbahani, Graduate Student, Sheldon John, Graduate Student, and Caitlyn Hall, Graduate Student, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics (CBBG), Arizona State Universityleadership, biogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2017/02/06Military and Veteran Culture at Arizona State UniversitySteve Borden, Director, Veteran Services, Pat Tillman Veteran’s Center (PTVC) and Nancy Dallett, Assistant Director, Office for Veteran and Military Academic Engagementdiversity, inclusionPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/01/27Resilient Earthen Construction: Classical and Modern ApproachesDr. Paola Bandini, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department, New Mexico State University and Dr. Brad Weldon, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, New Mexico State UniversitybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/01/18Bio-inspired Models for Infrastructure Network Optimization, Deployment and AdaptabilityDr. Chloe Arson, Associate Professor, Geosystems Engineering Sustainable Communities, Georgia Institute of TechnologybiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2017/01/13Soil MicrobiologyDr. Douglas Nelson, Professor, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, DavisbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
Diversity2016/11/30Mentoring Presentation for Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired GeotechnicsDr. Erika Camacho, Associate Professor & Barrett Honors College Faculty, School of Mathematical & Natural Sciences, Arizona State Universitydiversity, inclusion, mentoringPPT | Handouts | Video
Industry2016/11/21Protecting Your IP: What, When and HowDr. Phil Dowd, Director of Intellectual Assets, Arizona Technology Enterprises, LLC, Arizona State Universityindustry, law, patentsPPT | Handouts | Video
Tech2016/11/10Evaluation of the Combined Use of BOF Slag and Sugarcane Bagasse for the Passive Remediation of Acid Mine DrainageDennis G. Grubb, PHD, PE, Vice President for Research, Development and Technical Sales at Phoenix Services, LLCbiogeotechPPT | Handouts | Video
CBBG2016/06/01Summer Kickoff - 2016 CBBG REU ProgramDr. David Frost, Elizabeth and Bill Higginbotham Professor, Georgia Institute of Technologycenter, REUPPT | Handouts | Video