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TCNJ Civil Engineering Professor Receives Researcher of the Year Award

TCNJ Civil Engineering Professor Receives Researcher of the Year Award

Dr. Thomas Brennan was named Researcher of the Year for 2019 by Central Jersey Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  The organization presents the award “to an outstanding researcher who possess a record of recent significant contributions to the field of civil engineering and dissemination of their research through peer reviewed journal publications, conference proceedings, press releases, technical presentations and/or contributions to technical manuals and design codes.”  Preference was given to nominees whose research has directly benefited the State of New Jersey.  Read more about Dr. Brennan’s New Jersey-related research below.

News
“This Guy Researches New Jersey Traffic”, pp. 26 – 31, TCNJ Magazine, Fall 2019.
http://tcnj.uberflip.com/i/1171842-tcnj-magazine-fall-2019/27

“If Electric Car Charging Spots were as Common as Wawa More People Would Drive Them” NJ.Com, September 28, 2019.
https://www.nj.com/traffic/2019/09/if-electric-car-charging-spots-were-as-common-as-wawa-more-people-would-drive-them-advocates-say.html

“Using Anonymous probe-vehicle data for a performance indicator of bridge service”, Infrastructure Asset Management, Volume 5 Issue 3, September 2018, pp. 85 -95
https://www.icevirtuallibrary.com/doi/10.1680/jinam.17.00015

Campus Town Traffic Study and Plan

Students: Nicholas Cocozza, Jeffrey Laux, Anthony Panzarino Advisor: Dr. Michael Shenoda By 2014, the “Campus Town” project will add 105,000 square feet of retail space and 137,00 square feet of residential space. This new addition to our campus will attract more traffic, both pedestrian and vehicular. The current setup for NJ Rt. 31, the main… Continue Reading

2011 ASCE Concrete Canoe competition

Students: Oluwaseye Akele Ryan Havey Keith O’Sullivan Kevin Morgan Advisor: Dr. Vedrana Krstic The TCNJ Concrete Canoe Design Team designed and built a concrete canoe to be displayed and raced at the ASCE regional conference concrete canoe competition held at Fairleigh Dickinson University in April 2011. This represented the first ever time a team from… Continue Reading