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Dennis Hiltunen

Professor Department of Civil & Coastal Engineering
Office 265J Weil Hall Work Phone: 352-294-7767


Primary Research Area

Geosystems Engineering

Other Research Areas

Materials & Pavements

Research Interests

Specialties: Geotechnical engineering, foundation engineering and earth mass stability, soil and foundation dynamics, stiffness properties of soil, characterization of geotechnical and infrastructure materials via seismic wave methods, vibration instrumentation, computer-based data acquisition and digital signal processing, finite element and finite difference methods for modeling of wave propagation, inverse methods.


B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, 1983
M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, 1984
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, 1988


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