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Joseph Caliendo

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Civil and Environmental Engineering

Faculty

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Go toOffice Location: EL 274
DialPhone: 435-797-2896
SendEmail: joe.caliendo@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Civil Engineering, Utah State University, 1986
A Field Study of a Tieback Excavation with a Finite Element Model Analysis
MS, Civil Engineering, Utah State University, 1977
The Long Term Effects on the Consolidation Properties of Soils subjected to Wastewater Treatement - A Laboratory Study
U.S. Naval Salvage Officer Diver School, 1975
BS, Oceanography, Humboldt State University, 1974
U.S. Naval Second Class Diver School, 1971
BS, Civil Engineering, University of Detroit, 1969

Awards

College of Engineering, Teacher of the year, 2017

CEE

Department of CEE, Teacher of the year, 2017

CEE

Nominated for "Engineering Educator of the Year", 2015

Utah Engineering Council

Presidential Award for Distingusihed Service, 2014

Pile Driving Contractors Association

Outstanding Teacher, 2013

USU Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Promotion to FELLOW status, 2013

American Society of Civil Engineers

Carnegie Undergraduate Teaching Award - Nominee, 2012

USU College of Engineering

Professor's Driven Pile Institute Award, 2011

Pile Driving Contractor's Association

Certificate of Excellence, 2010

FHWA/National Highway Institute

Outstanding Teacher, 2009

Utah State University

Outstanding Teacher, 2008

Utah State University

National Highway Institute Certified Instructor, 2005

FHWA/National Highway Institute

For Distinguished Service, 1998

Transportation Research Board

Outstanding Advisor, 1998

Utah State University

Outstanding Teacher, 1998

Utah State University

Outstanding Teacher, 1996

Utah State University

Outstanding Teacher, 1995

Utah State University

Special Achievements Award, 1991

Florida Department of Transportation

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Fact Sheets

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Curriculum

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Journal Articles

            Academic Journal

          • Womack, K., Whitaker, A.M, Caliendo, J.A, Goble, G.G, Halling, M.W, (2003). Physical properties of plywood and waferboard used as pile cushion materials. ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 129:4, 379.

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Literary Journal

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - MultiMedia

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Publications - Technical Reports

                Research Reports

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

                  Magazine/Trade Publication

                • Caliendo, J.A, The PDPI Demonstrations: Much to learn from them. *
                • Rausche, , Hannigan, , Caliendo, J.A, (2010). Piel Driving Demonstrations - then & now. Pile Driver
                • Other

                * Has not been peer reviewed

                Scheduled Teaching

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2018

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2018

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2018

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2017

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2017

                ENGR 2140 - Mechanics of Materials, Fall 2017

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Summer 2017

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2017

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2017

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Spring 2017

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2016

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Fall 2016

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2016

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2016

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2016

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2015

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2015

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2015

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2015

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2015

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2015

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2015

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2015

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Spring 2015

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Spring 2015

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2014

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2014

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2014

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Summer 2014

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Summer 2014

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2014

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2014

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2014

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2013

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2013

                CEE 5350,6350 - Foundation Analysis and Design, Fall 2013

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2013

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Summer 2013

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Education, Spring 2013

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2013

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2013

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2013

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2013

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2013

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2012

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Summer 2012

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Spring 2012

                CEE 6320 - Deep Foundations, Spring 2012

                CEE 4300 - Engineering Soil Mechanics, Spring 2012

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2011

                CEE 5350,6350 - Foundation Analysis and Design, Fall 2011

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2011

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Summer 2011

                CEE 5900 - COOPERATIVE PRACTIVE, Spring 2011

                CEE 6320 - DEEP FOUNDATIONS, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - ENGR SOIL MECHANICS, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 4300 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                CEE 5900 - Cooperative Practice, Fall 2010

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2010

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2010

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2010

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2010

                CEE 2240 - Engineering Surveying, Fall 2010

                CEE 5350 - Foundation Analysis and Design, Fall 2010

                CEE 6350 - Foundation Analysis and Design, Fall 2010

                ENGR 2140 - Strength of Materials, Fall 2010


                Graduate Students Mentored

                Trent Taylor, November 2014
                Brolin Bundy, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2011 - May 2012
                Brett Kearl, Civil & Environmental Engineering, January 2008 - May 2009
                David Alger, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2007 - May 2008
                Rande Peterson, Civil & Environmental Engineering, January 1999 - May 2008
                Jared Williams, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2005 - May 2006

                Experience

                State Geotechnical Engineer, Florida Department of Transportation 1986-1992

                Adjunct Professor, Civil Engineering, Florida A&M/Florida State Universities 1986- 1992

                Adjunct Professor, Civil Engineering University of Florida 1988-1992

                United States Navy Diver( Seabees), 1970 - 1972

                Professional Engineering Registration:

                Florida

                Virginia

                Consulting:

                Dames and Moore, Salt Lake City, UT

                McClelland Engineers, Houston, TX

                Cartwright and Associates, Logan, UT

                W.B. Sweet Consulting Engineers, Arcata,CA

                Scientific and Professional Societies:

                Transportation Research Board - past Committee Chariman

                Association of Drilled Shaft Contractors (ADSC)

                Pile Driving Contractors Association (PDCA)

                Interests

                Fitness Running

                X-Country Skiing

                Mountain Biking

                Swimming

                Yoga

                Grand Kids

                Guitar