Sreenivas Alampalli is the director of the NYSDOT’s Structures Evaluation Services Bureau. He manages structural inspection, inventory, safety, and management programs to facilitate structural preservation, structural integrity, and safety of bridge and other structural infrastructure in the New York State. He also advises senior management on long-term strategies for structural evaluation services, and works with the Federal Highway Administration—as well as with other state and federal agencies, professional organizations, consultants, and members of academia—to promote research and other projects of interest to the Department of Transportation. He has been with NYSDOT for last 23 years. He was with research and development group for first 13 years before taking the current position in 2003. Within ASCE, Alampalli has been an associate editor of the Journal of Bridge Engineering since 2003, and served on various committees of the Structural Engineering Institute. His accolades include the 2009 Herbert Howard Government Civil Engineer of the Year Award from ASCE’s Metropolitan Section, ASCE’s 2000 Charles Pankow Award for Innovation, and 2013 ASCE Henry L. Michel Award for Industry Advancement of Research.
Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, F. ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2013