Kimberly Warren, Ph.D.

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Associate Professor, CEE Director of Student Learning and Assessment
EPIC 3242
704-687-1237
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Education:
  • Civil Engineering (Geotechnical) North Carolina State University (2003)
  • Civil Engineering (Geotechnical) North Carolina State University (1999)
  • Civil Engineering Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1996)
Biography:

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Mechanics
  • Use of Geosynthetics in Civil Engineering Applications
Research:
  • Innovative soil reinforcement and improvement techniques
  • Long term performance of geosynthetics in roadways, earth retaining structures, and embankments
  • Use of instrumentation  to monitor the field performance of civil engineering structures constructed with geosynthetic inclusions
  • Full scale field demonstrations of innovative technologies
  • Laboratory testing and performance evaluation of geosynthetic materials
  • Use of innovative materials and techniques to optimize design and minimize construction costs and long term maintenance costs