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Dr. Braja M. Das

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Fellow and Life Member

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American Society of Civil Engineers
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, Virginia 20191
United States

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Background

Employment History

  • Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Research
    Southern Illinois University at Carbondale , Illinois
  • Dean
    College of Engineering and Computer Science at California State University , Sacramento
  • Editor-in-Chief
    International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering
  • Editor
    Springer Geotechnical and Geological Engineering
  • Dean of Engineering
    ECEDHA
  • Professor
    UTEP
  • Professor of Civil Engineering
    UTEP
  • Teacher
    UTEP
  • California State University

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • Ph.D. , area of Geotechnical Engineering
    University of Wisconsin
  • M.S. , Civil Engineering
    University of Wisconsin
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Web References
Presenters' Biographies | Geogrid Jubilee Symposium
www.jubilee-symposium.co.uk, 25 May 2013 [cached]
Braja Das is Dean Emeritus of California State University, Sacramento. He received his Ph.D. in the area of Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. After 33 years of university teaching and administration, he retired in 2006 & now lives in the Las Vegas area.
He has authored several geotechnical textbooks and reference books, most of which have been translated into several languages. His research in the area of soil stabilization relates to evaluation of bearing capacity and settlement of shallow foundations on geogrid-reinforced soil.
He is a Fellow and Life Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and a Life Member of the American Society for Engineering Education. From 1995 to 2001, he chaired the Chemical and Mechanical Stabilization Committee of TRB (Transportation Research Board), Washington, D.C. and is now an Emeritus Member of that committee. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (J. Ross Publishing Company, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida) and a member of the Editorial Boards of Geotextiles and Geomembranes (Elsevier) and Geotechnical and Geological Engineering (Springer) journals.
Geotechnical engineering books
www.structural-drafting-net-expert.com, 1 Jan 2013 [cached]
Braja M. Das, Khaled Sobhan ISBN: 9781133108665 ISBN-13: 9781133108665
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Written by acclaimed author Braja M. Das, Dean Emeritus of Engineering at California State University, Sacramento, this manual also provides a detailed discussion of the AASHTO Classification System and the Unified Soil Classification System. Overview from BARNES&NOBLE (barnesandnoble.com).
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Throughout, Das emphasizes the judgment needed to properly apply the theories and analysis to the evaluation of soils and foundation design as well as the need for field experience. Overview from BARNES&NOBLE (barnesandnoble.com). >More Reviews and Recommendations
Principles of Soil Dynamics 2nd Edition January 2010 by Braja M. Das, G.V. Ramana ISBN: 0495411345 ISBN-13: 9780495411345
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Authors Braja M. Das, best selling authority on Geotechnical Engineering, and Ramana V. Gunturi, Dean of the Civil Engineering Department at the India Institute of Technology in New Delhi, present a well revised update of this already well established text.
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Intended as an introductory text in soil mechanics, the seventh edition of Das, PRINCIPLES OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING offers an overview of soil properties and mechanics together with coverage of field practices and basic engineering procedure.
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Written by Braja M. Das, respected author of acclaimed texts in geotechnical and foundation engineering, this manual also provides a detailed discussion of the AASHTO Classification System and the Unified Soil Classification System.
By Nagaratnam Sivakugan and Braja M. ...
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By Nagaratnam Sivakugan and Braja M. Das
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Dr. Braja M. Das, Professor and Dean Emeritus, California State University, Sacramento, is presently a Geotechnical Consulting Engineer in the State of Nevada. He earned his M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Iowa and Ph.D. in Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers and is a registered professional engineer. He is the author of geotechnical engineering texts and reference books including Principles of Geotechnical Engineering, Principles of Foundation Engineering, Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering, and Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering. Dr. Das has served on the editorial boards of several international journals and is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. He has authored more than 250 technical papers in the area of geotechnical engineering.
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By Braja M. Das
J. Ross Publishing Inc. ::Welcome::
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Braja M. Das Editor-in-Chief: View entire Editorial Board
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Dr. Braja M. Das was Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at California State University, Sacramento from 1994 to 2006. Prior to 1994, he was Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Research at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Illinois. Dr. Das was a former Editor of the Springer Geotechnical and Geological Engineering: An International Journal. The author of more than 250 technical papers, his primary areas of research are shallow foundations, earth anchors, and geosynthetics. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
For further information on the Journal, contact:
Braja M. Das, Editor-in-Chief e-mail: brajamdas@gmail.com
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Braja M. Das, California State University, Sacramento
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Throughout, Das emphasizes the judgment needed to properly apply the theories and analysis to the evaluation of soils and foundation design as well as the need for field experience.
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Braja M. Das Dr. Braja Das is Dean Emeritus of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at California State University, Sacramento. He received his M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Iowa and his Ph.D. in the area of Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin. He is the author of several geotechnical engineering texts and reference books and has authored more than 250 technical papers in the area of geotechnical engineering. His primary areas of research include shallow foundations, earth anchors, and geosynthetics. He is a Fellow and Life Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Life Member of the American Society for Engineering Education, and an Emeritus Member of the Chemical and Mechanical Stabilization Committee of the Transportation Research Board of the National Research Council (Washington D.C.). Dr. Das has received numerous awards for teaching excellence, including the AMOCO Foundation Award, AT&T Award for Teaching Excellence from the American Society for Engineering Education, the Ralph Teetor Award from the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching Excellence from the University of Texas at El Paso.
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