Our M.Eng. in Structural Engineering seminar series enhanc­es classroom education by addressing professional topics and expanding on topics addressed in class. Students broaden their horizons by learning about hot topics from leaders in the industry. Frequent field trips complement the seminar series by transporting the learning experience outside the walls of the classroom.

Following is a list of past presentations offered through the M.Eng. seminar series.

Case Studies in Forensic Structural Engineering Glenn Rentschler Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates
Trends in High Rise Systems Stephen DeSimone DeSimone Consulting Engineers
Design of the Retractable Roof for Marlins Park Stephen Blumenbaum Walter P Moore
How to be Successful, Add Value to Your Company, and Advance Your Career Nate Beil KCI
Structural Engineers Role from a Contractor's Perspective Mike Wolski Clark Construction
Design of Long Span Structures Dan Cuoco Thornton Tomasetti
Design of Epcot's Spaceship Earth Glenn Bell Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
BIM Innovations and Applications Buddy Cleveland Bentley Systems
Design-Build and Design-Bid-Build Comparison for Bridges Nate Beil, Merritt King, and Harvey Floyd KCI
Understanding Geotechnical reports and Case Studies of Complicated Foundation Projects Michael Law MRCE
Perspectives on the Practice of Structural Engineering Bob Antes and Dan Cook Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
Specialty Structural Engineering for Buildings - What I Learned After Grad School Bill Bast Thornton Tomasetti
Super Tall Building Design Approach Hi Sun Choi Thornton Tomasetti
Construction Engineering Matt Kawczenski McLaren Engineering Group
Recent Innovations in Precast Prestressed Concrete Design Frank Nadeau Tindall
Progressive Collapse Resistant Buildings: Current State-of-Practice and New Frontiers Spencer Quiel Lehigh University
Revit Training Bill Knittle Synergis
Tips for Validating the Results of Structural Engineering Software Cliff Schwinger The Harman Group
The 2011 Joplin Tornado: Investigation, Damage Assessment, and Building Code Recommendations Perry Green Bechtel
Square 54 Mark Tamaro Thornton Tomasetti
Moveable Bridge Design David Tuckerman Hardesty & Hanover
Thirteen-Month Pro: Things I've Learned Since Lehigh William Reiser KL&A
Historical Restoration and Preservation of Bridges Steve Carl KCI
Antiquated Structural Systems D. Matthew Stuart Pennoni
The Design Project and the Role of the Structural Engineer and the Architect Don Ghent Gensler
Effective Steel Design - Lessons from a Steel Fabricator Gene Grossi Jr. Samuel Grossi & Sons
Repair and Retrofit of Concrete Structures Rob Gargano Structural

M.Eng. students also take part in the Fazlur Khan Lecture Series, which is jointly sponsored by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Department of Art and Architecture. Additional information is available at lehigh.edu/frkseries.