Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Sachs, Steven
Civil & Environmental Engr
Sachs, Steven
Faculty
Assistant Professor
Office: 708 Benedum Hall
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PhD in Civil Engineering, University of Pittsburgh (2016)

B.S. in Civil Engineering (Summa Cum Laude), University of Pittsburgh (2012)

 

  • 2015-2016 University of Pittsburgh Engineering Graduate Student Organization Research Assistant of the Year for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • 2012-2013 University of Pittsburgh Engineering Graduate Student Organization Teaching Assistant of the Year for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Art Livingood Award Pittsburgh Area Chapter ACI
  • ASM Gilbert Soler Memorial Scholarship for future promise in engineering                                             

 

Sachs, S., Vandenbossche, J.M., and Snyder, M.B., 2015, "Calibration of the National Rigid Pavement Performance Models for the Pavement Mechanistic-Empirical Design Guide," Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board TRR 2524, DOI: 10.10.3141/2524-06, 2015.

Sachs, S., Vandenbossche, J.M., and Li, Z., 2016, "Accounting for Temperature Susceptibility of Asphalt Stiffness when Designing Bonded Concrete Overlays of Asphalt Pavements," American Society of Civil Engineers Journal of Transportation Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)TE.1943-543619.000086.

Sachs, S., Vandenbossche, J.M., Alland, K., and DeSantis, J., 2016, "Laboratory Investigation into the Effects of Different Interlayer Systems on Reflective Cracking in Unbonded Overlays of Existing Concrete Pavements (UBOLs)," Journal of the Transportation Research Board TRR2591, DOI: 10.3141/2591-06, Winner, 2016 Gene Skok Award for Outstanding Paper by a Young Author.