Professor of Civil Engineering
Office: E&T A-211
Phone: (323) 343-4460
FAX: (323) 343-4555
I have been teaching at this institution for 30 years. My fields of spscialization are in Coastal Engineering and Hydraulic Engineering. I truly believe in excellence in civil engineering education, and I am extremely happy that I am on the faculty of this institution where I can work toward this goal.
Coastal Engineering Hydraulic Engineering
Underwater Explosions Wave Forces Interaction of Coastal Structures and Sea Waves Hydraulic Model Studies Oil Slick Transport on Coastal Waters Wave Energy Absorption in Coastal Structures Extraction of Energy from the Sea Impacts on Sea Level Rise Modeling of Tranport and Fate of Pollutants
Representative Professional Activities
Date Publications/Presentations Utilization of Ocean W Waves-Wave to Enegy Conversion, 1987. Status of USA Ocean Energy Recovery Activities, 1988. Field Examination of Distribution System Water Quality Model Lessons learned from CE Programs in Coastal Engineering, 1993 Modeling of Water Quality in Distribution System, 1995.