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Civil and Architectural Engineering

College of Engineering and Applied Science

Thomas V. Edgar

Associate Professor Emeritus

Room 3089, Engineering Building
University of Wyoming

College of Engineering and Applied Science

Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering

Dept. 3295
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
e-mail: tvedgar@uwyo.edu
Office Phone: 307.766.6220

Thomas V. Edgar

Education:

  • B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Colorado, 1972
  • M.S. Civil Engineering, Colorado State University, 1977
  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Colorado State University, 1983

Registration:

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Wyoming
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Colorado

Specialization:

Flow, deformation and pollutant migration in saturated and unsaturated porous media; expansive soils.

Most Recent Work

  • Frost Heave Mitigation Using Polymer Injection
  • Electrokinetic Remediation of Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soil using Surfactants
  • Consolidation of Partially Saturated Soils due to applied Stress, Moisture and Thermal Gradients.

Selected Awards:

  • University of Wyoming - John P. Ellbogen Lifetime Teaching Award - May 2014
  • John P. Ellbogen Meritorious Classroom Teaching Award, 2002
  • ASCE Life Member - March 2015
  • University of Wyoming Alpha Chapter Tau Beta Pi - Wyoming Eminent Engineer - April 2015
  • Fellow of ASCE, 2014
  • ASCE Life Member - Feb 2014
  • ASCE Region 7 - Lifetime Achievement Award - June 2013
  • ASCE Region 7 - Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award - May 2013
  • Wyoming Engineering Society - President's Outstanding Engineer Award - Feb 2010
  • Wyoming Engineering Society - Honorary Member - Feb 2009
  • ASCE Region 7 - Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award - May 2009
  • ASCE Zone III - Faculty Advisor Certificate of Commendation - 2005, 2003, 2002
  • University of Wyoming - Mortar Board Top Prof, 2004, 2000, 1990, 1985
  • University of Wyoming ASCE Student Chapter - Outstanding Faculty Member, 2003, 1993, 1986, 1983
  • UW Excellence in Advising Award, 2001, 1997
  • University of Wyoming Freshman Outstanding Professor - 1998
  • American Society for Engineering Education - New Engineering Educator Award, 1987

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