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Name Award Title University
Holling Family Master Teaching Award (UNL College of Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
     Henry Y. Kleinkauf Family Distinguished New Faculty Teaching Award (UNL College of Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
     Joseph Sorkin Faculty Fellowship (UNL Dept. of Civil Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College Award for Distinguished Teaching (UNL College of Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Faculty Service Award (UNL College of Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Joseph Sorkin Faculty Fellowship (UNL Dept. of Civil Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Olsson Associates Faculty Teaching Excellence Award (UNL Dept. of Civil Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Olsson Associates Faculty Teaching Excellence Award (UNL Dept. of Civil Eng.) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Alumni Achievement Award, Western Michigan University Associate Dean
    Association of Comparative Economic Studies - winner of paper competition Associate Dean
    Distinguished Teaching Award, UNL Associate Dean
    Economics Professor of the Year, Omicron Delta Epsilon, UNL Associate Dean
    Listed in Who's Who in America, Who's Who Among America's Teachers Associate Dean
    Urban Land Institute - winner of paper competition Associate Dean
C.V. Wootan award for best MS thesis in Transportation Policy and Planning, Council of University Transportation Centers, Washington, D.C. PhD Student University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Civil Egnineering Graduate Fellowship, University of Maryland PhD Student University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member, Phi Kappa Phi National Interdisciplinary Honor Society PhD Student University of Nebraska-Lincoln
AAUW Selected Professions dissertation Fellowship Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Alcoa International Fellowship Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Chi Epsilon Excellence in Teaching Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College Distinguished Teaching Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College Faculty Research and Creative Activity Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College of Engineering Faculty Service Award – Asst. Professor Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Department of Civil Engineering Faculty Recognition Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Edgerton Innovation Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Henry Y. Kleinkauf Family Distinguished New Faculty Teaching Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Joseph Sorkin Family Fellowship for Study in the Humanities Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    McGraw-Hill/AEESP Award for Outstanding Teaching in Environmental Science and Engineering Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    UNL College of Engineering Multidisciplinary Research Award Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Appreciation for Excellence in Advising, National Association of Home Builders Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Appreciation for Dedication and Support, National Association of Home Builders Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Certificate of Achievement, Associated Schools of Construction Region IV Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Nominated for the 2008 Oustanding Educator Award, National Office of the Associated General Contractors Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    National Teaching Award, International Associated Schools of Construction Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Outstanding Researcher Award, International Associated Schools of Construction Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Outstanding Educator Award, International Associated Schools of Construction Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Outstanding Educator Award, National Association of Home Builders Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Outstanding Educator Award, National Association of Home Builders Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Outstanding Student Advisor of the Year, National Association of Home Builders Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Presidents Award, Home Builders Association of Lincoln (HBAL) Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Missouri Research Board Award Assistant Professor Missouri University of Science & Technology
America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Professor - Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology
    Joseph H. Senne, Jr. Academy of Civil Engineers Faculty Achievement Award Professor - Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology
    Missouri S&T Inaugural Faculty Research Award Professor - Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology
    National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award Professor - Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology
    Who’s Who in America Professor - Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology
Fulbright Scholar to Sri Lanka, U.S. Department of State Associate Professor Kansas State University
    Meyers-Alford Memorial Teaching Award, KSU College of Engineering Associate Professor Kansas State University
36th Annual Louis Schwitzer Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award for "Midwest Guardrail System for Long Span Culvert Applications" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Better Roads Magazine Top Rollout Award for "MGS Barrier System" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award for "Midwest Guardrail System for Standard and Special Applications" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best of What's New Award for Top 100 Technical Innovations Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award for "Compliance Testing of a Bullnose Median Barrier System" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award for "Perormance Level 1 Bridge Railings for Timber Decks" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Federal Highway Administration Safety Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Herb Porter Indianapolis Memorial Motor Speedway Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Inaugural Pioneering and Innovation Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    NASCAR Bill France, Jr., Award of Excellence Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Paper was nominated for the K.B. Woods Award for "Midwest Guardrail System for Standard and Special Applications" Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Pocono Raceway Bill France, Sr., Award of Excellence Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    R&D Top 100 Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    SEMA Motorsports Engineering Award Assistant Research Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Scientific Paper Award, Shanxi Association of Science and Technology, China Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Transportation Research Board Soil Mechanics Section Best Paper Award Professor University of Kansas
Chapter Honor Member, Chi Epsilon, Kansas State University Professor - Civil Engineering Kansas State University
    Dwight D. Eisenhower Faculty Fellow, U.S. Department of Transportation Professor - Civil Engineering Kansas State University
    Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers Professor - Civil Engineering Kansas State University
    Fulbright Scholar to Malaysia, Department of State Professor - Civil Engineering Kansas State University
College of Engineering Holling Family Master Teacher Award. Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College of Engineering Henry Y. Kleinkauf Family Distinguished New Faculty Teaching Award Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Kester Fellowship at teh University of Wyoming in Civil Engineering Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Student Foundation/Builders Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Academic Advising Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Student Advisory Board at University of Nebraska-Lincoln Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
UNL College of Engineering Service Award, Associate Professor rank Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
American Society of Civil Engineers Teaching Fellow Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Big 12 Faculty Fellowship Award,University of Nebraska-Lincoln Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of Chi Epsilon, The National Honorary Civil Engineering Fraternity Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of Nebraska GIS/LAS Association Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of the Mid-Continent Transportation Symposium Planning Committee Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of Nebraska Transportation Research Council Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Young Researcher Award, Transportation Research Board Committee on Safety Data Analysis and Evaluation Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Best Paper Walter J. Emmons Award, Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists (AAPT) Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College Faculty Research and Creative Activity Awward, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER), National Science Foundation (NSF) Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Faculty Recognition Award, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    McNeel Endowed Chair (Junior Faculty Level): College of Engineering, University of Nebraksa-Lincoln Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Nomination of Best Paper K.B. Woods Award, Transportation Research Board (TRB) Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation Associate Professor and McNeel Endowed Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
AM/FM International Scholarship
    ADSC: International Foundation Drilling - Civil Engineering Faculty Workshop
    Commendation Teaching Award, School of Extended Learning,University of Missouri at Rolla
    Fulbright Scholar, J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholar Board, Department of State
    GAANN Fellowship, U.S. Department of Education
    Innovative Teaching Award, School of engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla
    Joseph H. Senne, Jr., Faculty Achievement Award, Academy of Civil Engineers
    Member, Chi Epsilong National Honor Society of Civil Engineering
    NASA/ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship
    NSF/IFAI Professor Training Course, Auburn University
    Outstanding Teaching Commendation Award, School of Extended Learning
    Outstanding Teaching Commendation Award, School of Extended Learning
    Sowers Distinguished Graduate Student Award, Geosystems Engineering, Georgia Tech
    Teaching Excellence Award, School of Engineering, University of Missouri-Rolla
Pollman Post-doctoral Fellowship Assistant Professor University of Iowa
    Taubman Rappaport Research Award Assistant Professor University of Iowa
Achievement Award” as a member of NASA’s Small Aircraft Transportation System Project (SATS) Team Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College of Engineering UNO Alumni Association’s Holling Family Master Teacher Award Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    The University of Nebraska at Omaha Certificate of Recognition Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    UNO Alumni Outstanding Teaching Award Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    University of Nebraska-Lincoln Holling Family Distinguished Teaching/Advising/Mentoring Award Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Institute of Transportation Engineers Fellow Professor - Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering University of Kansas
    Steeples Award for Service to Kansas Professor - Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering University of Kansas
Spacht Family Memorial Scholarship Postdoctoral Research Associate
ASCE Moisseiff Award for the paper on Calibration of LRFD Bridge Code Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Bene Merentibus Medal, Politechnika Warszawska, Warsaw, Poland Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    College of Engineering Service Award, University of Nebraska Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Excellence in Research Award, College of Engineering, University of Michigan Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Excellence in Service Award, Department of Civil and Env. Engineering, Univ. of Michigan Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Fellow of the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Fellow of the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Faculty Research Fellowship, Research Foundation of State University of New York Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Honorary Professor of Politechnika Warszawska, Warsaw, Poland Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Honorary Professor of Politechnika Krakowska, Krakow, Poland Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Honorary Member of Polonia Technica, New York Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    IFIP WG 7.5 Award, Osaka, Japan Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Medal of the Szczecin University of Technology Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Polish-American Engineers Association Award Professor, Robert W. Brightfelt Professor of Engineering and Interim Chair University of Nebraska-Lincoln
TAMU Regents Professor Award Professor and Department Head
Chi Epsilon Teaching Award of Excellence Professor Kansas State University
    Charles C. Zollman Award, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Professor Kansas State University
    George D. Nasser Award, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Professor Kansas State University
    Meyers-Alford Teaching Award, College of Engineering, KSU Professor Kansas State University
    Martin K. Eby Distinguished Professor Professor Kansas State University
    Young Educator of the Year Award, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Professor Kansas State University
Academic Excellence Scholarship, UTP Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
    Best Student Award, Department of Civil Engineering, UTP Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
    Excellence Award, Professional Engineers Association Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
    Nebraska Engineering Felllowship Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
    Top Student Award, Polish Society of Civil Engineers Post-Doctoral Research Associate and Part-time Lecturer
College of Engineering Faculty Service Award Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Dick and Joyce Birdwell Endowed Teaching Award Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Dick and Joyce Birdwell Endowed Teaching Award Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Texas Transportation Trinity Researcher Award Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    UNL College of Engineering Researcher and Creative Activity Award Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Zachry Award for Execllence in Teaching Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2004 Inaugural Pioneering and Innovation Award, Development of the SAFER Barrier, Presented at the 2004 Autosport Awards Banquet at the Grosvenor House, London, United Kingdom Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    36th Annual Louis Schwitzer Award, Development of the SAFER (Steel and Foam Energy Reduction) Barrier, Presented by the Indiana Section of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and BorgWarner Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best of What’s New Award (BOWN) and Top 100 Tech Innovations Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    NASCAR Bill France, Jr., Award of Excellence, Development of the SAFER Barrier, Presented at the 2003 Winston Cup Awards Banquet at New York City, New York Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    NASCAR Bill France, Jr., Award of Excellence, Development of the SAFER Barrier, Presented at the 2003 Winston Cup Awards Banquet at New York City, New York Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Pocono Raceway Bill France, Sr., Award of Excellence, Development of the SAFER Barrier, Presented at the 2004 Pocono 500 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Awards Banquet Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    SEMA Motorsports Engineering Award, Development of the SAFER Barrier, Sponsored by Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) in conjunction with the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and the 2002 Motorsports Engineering Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    SAFER Barrier, Automotive Technology Category, Popular Science Magazine Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Civil Engineering Faculty Teaching Excellence Award Lecturer University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Contributions to Students Recognition by UNL Teaching Council Lecturer University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Engineering Excellence Award by Eastern Chapter of the Nebraska Society of Professional Engineers for I-80/I-680 Interchange Project, Omaha, NE Lecturer University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Manager of the Year, Roadway Design and Engineering Divisions Lecturer University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Best All Rounder, National Institute Technology, Rourkela, India Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Edward J. Cox Memorial Transportation Scholarship Award,Institute of Transportation Engineering Indiana Section Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Exceptional Paper Award, Traffic Signal System Committee at TRB 86th Annual Meeting Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Joseph A. Orr Civil Engineering Graduate Endowed Fellowship, Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Pikarsky Award for Outstanding PhD Dissertation in Science and Technology, Council of University Transportation Centers Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Best Paper Award presented by TRB Committee on Roadside Safety Design for paper entitled “Guidelines for Cable Median Barrier Implementation” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award presented by TRB Committee on Roadside Safety Design for paper entitled “Midwest Guardrail System Adjacent to 2:1 Slope” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award presented by TRB Committee on Roadside Safety Design for paper entitled “Midwest Guardrail System for Standard and Special Applications” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Bill France Award of Excellence from Pocono Raceway Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Bill France Junior Award of Excellence, from NASCAR Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best of What’s New Award, Popular Science Magazine Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award presented by TRB Committee on Roadside Safety Design for paper entitled “Development of the Midwest Guardrail System,” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award, Transportation Research Board Committee AFB20 for paper entitled “Development of Flared Energy-Absorbing Terminal for W-beam Guardrails,” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award, Transportation Research Board Committee AFB20 for paper entitled “Slotted Rail Guardrail Terminal” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award, Transportation Research Board Committee AFB20 for paper entitled “Box-Beam Guardrail End Terminal,” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    C. M. Simmang Award, Texas A&M University Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Dean’s Recognition For Exemplary Classroom Performance, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Federal Highway Administration Safety Award, Presented to the Texas Department of Transportation for Funding Development of Guardrail Extruding Terminal Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Fred Burggraf Award, National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, for paper entitled, “Guidelines for Positive Barrier Use in Work Zones,” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Herb Porter Award from Indianapolis Motor Speedway Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Ken Stonex Award presented by TRB Committee on Roadside Safety Design in recognition of a lifetime of achievement in crashworthiness design Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Louis Schwitzer Award, Society of Automotive Engineers and Borg Warner Inc Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Motorsports Engineering Award, Society of Automotive Engineers and the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    National Medal of Technology and Innovation – the nation’s highest award for technological achievement - presented by President George W. Bush in recognition of contribution to roadside and racetrack safety. Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Practice Ready Paper Award from the National Academy of Science, Transportation Research Board, Design Division, in recognition of a paper entitled, “Guardrail Run-Out Length Design Procedures Revisited” Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Pioneering and Innovation Award from Autosport Magazine Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Parents Certificate of Recognition for Contributions to Students, University of Nebraska Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    R&D 100 Award from Research and Development (R&D) Magazine Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Region 7 Safety Award, Federal Highway Administration, Region 7 Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Star of the Year, Presented by Lincoln Journal Star Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Top 100 Technical Innovations, Popular Science Magazine Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Vision Award from the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame for contribution to racing safety Professor and Director University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Holling Teaching/Advising/Mentoring Award Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Director of Region 7, American Society of Civil Engineers Professor and Director Kansas State University
    Dwight David Eisenhower Faculty Fellowship,USDOT Professor and Director Kansas State University
    Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers Professor and Director Kansas State University
    Fellow, Institute of Transportation Engineers Professor and Director Kansas State University
College of Engineering Outstanding Research Scientist Award, University of Michigan Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Research Faculty Recognition Award, Office of the Vice President for Research, University of Michigan Associate Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Award of Merit for principal authorship of the PCI Bridge Design Manual, PCI Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    ASCE-CERF Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Award Finalist, for NUDECK Innovation Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Custom Design Award, Skyline Bridge, PCI Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Bridge Award in the 135-165ft span range, Clarks Bridge, PCI Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Fellow, American Concrete Institute Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Harry Edwards Award for most innovative design, Skyline Bridge, PCI Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Industry Titan, Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Listed in BESTN America Directory Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Listed in Who's Who in Technology Today Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Listed in Who's Who in Engineering Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Listed in Who's Who in International Science Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Listed in International Who's Who of Professionals Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    T.Y. Lin Award, ASCE Professor Emeritus University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Award of Excellence, American Concrete Institute Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Fellow Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Best Paper Award, ASCE Journal of Cold Regions Engineering Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Multi-disciplinary Research Award, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Committee on Bridge and Tunnel Security Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of American Concrete Institute (ACI) Committee 123 - Research and Current Development Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Member of Transportation Research Board (TRB) Committee AHD65 - Winter Maintenance Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Research and Creativity Award, College of Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Who's Who in Science and Engineering Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
ASCE/EWRI State of the Art in Civil Engineering Award Professor,Associate Chair, Department of Civil Engineering University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Faculty Teaching Excellence Award (Olsson Associates), CE Dept., UNL Professor,Associate Chair, Department of Civil Engineering University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    The 1995 Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award Professor,Associate Chair, Department of Civil Engineering University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    UNL College of Engineering Research Award Professor,Associate Chair, Department of Civil Engineering University of Nebraska-Lincoln