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Carl L. Monismith Lecture on Pavement Engineering

The Monismith Lecture Fund
Donor List


Asphalt Institute, Inc.

GOLD ($2,500-$4,999) 

Nicolaas Coatzee
Jon A. Epps
John Yeaman

SILVER ($1,000-$2,499) 

Fugro Consultants, Inc.
Granite Construction
Paramount Petroleum Corp.
Petrochem Matufacturing, Inc.
Sierra Transportation Engineers, Inc.
Karim Chatti
Michael I. Darter
Arthur M. "Bud" Furber
R. Gary Hicks
Jefferson M. Hilliard
Weidong Huang
Dallas N. Little
T. Papagiannakis
Charles W. Schwartz
Tsuneo Sekine
Zukang Yao

COPPER ($500-$999) 

AgileAssets Inc.
Nichols Consulting Engineers
E. Ray Brown
Ralph Haas
W. Ronald Hudson
Rita B. Leahy
Donaldson MacLeod
James K. Mitchell
Lawrence E. Santucci
Kenneth E. Secor
Ronald L. Terrel
Marshall R. Thompson
Erol Tutumluer
Jiangmiao Yu

BRONZE ($100-$499) 

California Asphalt Pavement Association
PRI Asphalt Technologies, Inc.
Shuler Consultants, LLC.
David A. Anderson
Irene M. Brandt
S. F. Brown
Ding Xin Cheng
Barry J. Dempsey
Fred Finn
Pengcheng Fu
Deborah J. Goodings
Donald Goss, Jr.
Eric Harm
John & Rita Harvey
Youngsoo Richard Kim
K. Wayne Lee
Qing Lu
Amy Epps Martin
Roger W. Meier
Robert M. Nady
Soheil Nazarian
Byron Ruth
Russell W. Snyder
Shmuel L. Weissman
Rongzong Wu
Margot Yapp
Hannele K. Zubeck

The ASCE Geo-Institute (G-I) has established a Lecture in recognition of Professor Carl L. Monismith's contribution to Pavement Engineering. Professor Monismith's teaching and research career in pavement technology at the University of California, Berkeley spans more than 50 years. Throughout this period he has mentored numerous graduate students who have disseminated advances in pavement technology around the world. 

About the Monismith Lecture

MonismithC_001The C. L. Monismith Lecture will be awarded annually for outstanding research contributions in Pavement Engineering. Nominations will be considered from any G-I or ASCE member or technical committee. The selection of the Lecturer will be made by the Awards Committee of the G-I and approved by the G-I Board of Governors. The Lecturer will be presented with a plaque and an honorarium, as allowed by the funds endowed for this purpose. The Lecturer will be encouraged to submit a paper accompanying his/her lecture, to be labeled accordingly. This paper is to be included either in the conference proceedings, the Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP) produced for the particular conference, or submitted to ASCE's Journal of Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Engineering or International Journal of Geomechanics for publication. Copyright of these papers will rest with the G-I.

The Monismith Lecture Fund

Your tax-deductible donation to the Monismith Lecture Fund will create an endowment to fund the Lecture, supporting travel costs and an honorarium to future Lecturers.

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About Professor Monismith

Professor Monismith has published extensively on pavement technology and in the areas of pavement design and rehabilitation as well as pavement management. He has been an active contributor to the Transportation Research Board (TRB), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists (AAPT) and the International Society of Asphalt Pavements (ISAP). His work have been recognized through numerous awards, including TRB's K. B. Woods Award, the first Thomas B. Deen Distinguished Lectureship Award, and the Roy W. Crum Distinguished Service Award. He also received the AAPT's W. J. Emmons Award (3 times) as well as honorary membership. Professor Monismith was inducted into the National Asphalt Pavement Association's (NAPA) Hall of Fame, the Roll of Honor of the Asphalt Institute, and has been an ISAP Distinguished Lecturer. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a member of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), an Honorary Member of ASCE and ISAP, and a member of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE).