Engineering Professional Development Seminar Series

The UAA School of Engineering welcomes all students and local engineers to a seminar series focused primarily on Civil Engineering topics. Each seminar qualifies for one hour of Professional Development.

Location: University Center Mall, Room 155C within the Engineering Science and Project Management Department.

Time: Tuesdays from 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Seminars will last one hour including Q&A.

Click here to join online.  If needed, audio is available at (907) 786-6755 ID: 548911.

Schedule: Download printable schedule (PDF)

Date Topic Presenter PDH eligible
9/5/14 Series Announced
9/16/14 Pressure Ridge Considerations in Offshore Design Dr. Andrew Metzger - UAA Yes
9/23/14 Water/Wastewater C. Rodriguez - GVJones Yes
9/30/14 Adhesive Anchorage Installer Certification P. Giessel - ACI Yes
10-7-14 Ice Processes on Susitna River J. Zufelt - HDR Yes
10-14-14 Stormwater Modeling CIRI Campus K. Meehleis - CRW Yes
10-21-14 AWWU Business Case Evaluations Corsentino, Helgeson - AWWU Yes
10-28-14 GPR and Geophysics in Engineering Applications Dr. Jens Munk - UAA Yes
11-4-14 Oil Industries Assessment of Risk R. Fischer - aeSolutions Yes
11-11-14 Cold Regions Utilities D.W. Smith - U. Edmonton Yes
11-18-14 Temporary Water Treatment Plant; Sitka, AK R. Venot - CH2M Hill Yes
11-25-14 Information Technology S. alZahir - UAA Yes
12-2-14 Wood-Plastics Dr. Scott Hamel - UAA Yes
1-20-15 Riverine Hydrokinetics E. Edgerly and K. Albert - UAA Yes
1-27-15 Natural Gas is Prudhoe Bay (Part 1) F. Paskvan - BP Yes
2-3-15 Natural Gas is Prudhoe Bay (Part 2) F. Paskvan - BP Yes
2-10-15 Dynamic Response of Wind Turbine in Warm Permafrost Dr. Joey Yang - UAA Yes
2-17-15 Passive Refrigeration Foundations E. Yarmak - Arctic Foundations
2-24-15 Chlorine Contactor Baffle Factor V. Wike - AK DEC Yes
3-3-15 Canceled
3-5-15 Canceled
3-10-15 Water Reuse K. Dotson - Retired Tucson Water
3-17-15 Transportation Engineering Dr. Ghulam Bham - UAAYes
3-24-15 Risk Mitigation in Horizontal Boring M. Stephl - Stephl Engineering
4-14-15 Corrosion Engineering Dr. Matt Cullin - UAAYes
4-21-15 Green Infrastructure J. Annadale - Anchorage Green Infrastructure

Light refreshments will be provided from our sponsors HDR, CRW Engineering Group, and ConocoPhillips Alaska.

HDR Engineering CRW Engineering Group ConocoPhillips Alaska

For additional information please contact Aaron Dotson at