School of Engineering and Technology
[IMAGE] Department of Civil Engineering


Irving Kett
professor
Office: E & T C254B
Phone: (323) 343-4457
FAX: (323) 343-4555
Email: ikett@calstatela.edu
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Introduction  | Teaching Interests  | Research Interests
Educational Background
Engineering Bulletin EB050.03P

Introduction

Entered U.S. Army in World War II. Retired with rank of colonel in 1982. During this time served on bothe active duty and in the U.S. Army Reserve.

Teaching Interests

Upgrade the existing Asphalt Materials Laboratory to a regional testing and research center for the local asphalt industry.

Research Interests

Asphalt Binder and Mix Design Testing, Tension Testing of Portland Cement Concrete, Flexible and Rigid Pavement Design for Highways and Airports....66

Representative Professional Activities

DatePublications/Presentations
1995 Revised "ASPHALT LABORATORY MANUAL"
1993 Initial Publication "ASPHALT LAB MANUAL"March
March 1991 MAKING OUR HIGHWAYS SAFER-Civil Engr.
March 1990 URBAN TRANSPORTATION FOR ALL-Civil Engr.
December 11, 1988 THE DAY METRO RAIL BEGINS TRANSPORTATION


Educational Background

Ph.D. Transportation Engineering 1965
[*]New York University
New York, NY

M.B.A. Industrial Management 1954
[*]New York University

M.C.E. Structural Engineering 1949
[*]B'klyn Polytechnic Inst.
New York, NY

B.C.E. Civil Engineering 1944
[*]College of City of N.Y.
New York, NY