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Arantzazu Alarcon-Fleming

Adjunct Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Tech A220
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

Email Arantzazu Alarcon-Fleming


Civil and Environmental Engineering


PhD in Civil Engineering, Universidad de Seville

PhD in Civil Engineering, Northwestern University

MS in Civil Engineering, Northwestern University

BS & MS Civil Engineering, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid


Dr. Alarcon received her PhD in Civil Engineering from Northwestern University, studying the constitutive modeling of direct measures of strain in simulated fault gauge. She also received a PhD at the University of Sevilla. She has an MS degree from the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (Civil Engineering School) and Northwestern University. She is a licensed professional engineer in the state of Illinois and is a member of the Structural Engineering Association of Illinois (SEAOI) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Prior to teaching at Northwestern she worked for over five years for Halvorson and Partners on major building projects such as Torre Repsol in Madrid (Spain)

Research Interests

Dr. Alarcon teaches Mechanics of Materials (CEE216/BME271), Statics and Dynamics (Engineering Analysis II). She has also taught DTCII - Design Thinking and Communication as well as System Dynamics (Engineering Analysis III).