The Case School of Engineering community is invited to attend the ACES+ Distinguished Lecture Series—a three-day public event featuring Mary Beth D. Hueste, professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University.
The series consists of three lectures held Oct. 1-3 covering a variety of topics:
Lecture 1: Oct. 1, 12:30-3 p.m., Nord Hall Room 356
A Framework for Historic Bridge Preservation
Hueste will describe a framework for prioritizing bridges for historic preservation, along with follow up actions including resource allocation to select the optimal mitigation approaches to prolong the life of these important structures.
Lecture 2: Oct. 2, 3-4:30 p.m., Tinkham Veale University Center, Suite 248
Hueste will offer an open forum with students and early-career engineers and researchers to discuss her pathway to an academic career and will provide examples of opportunities, challenges and successes along the way.
Lecture 3: Oct. 3, 3-4:15 p.m., Bingham Hall Room 204
Slab-Column Connections Under Earthquake Loading: Synthesis of Laboratory Test Data and Implications for Design
Hueste will offer an in-depth lecture on seismic design for slab-column connections using experimental evidence.