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Giuseppe Buscarnera

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering


2145 Sheridan Road
Tech A124
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Personal Profile


Civil and Environmental Engineering


Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Graduate Program


Ph.D. Geotechnical Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy

M.S. Geotechnical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

B.S. Civil Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

Significant Recognition

  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award
  • ALERT PhD Prize by the ALERT Geomaterials Association
  • Rocca Fellowship (MIT and Politecnico di Milano)
  • Gold medal for best student in Civil Engineering (Politecnico di Milano)
  • Luciano Varischi Scholarship (Politecnico di Milano)

Significant Professional Service

  • Reviewer for the Int. J. Numer. Anal. Meth. Geomech. and Géotechnique Letters
  • Member, Italian Geotechnical Association (AGI)
  • Member, ISSMGE