Gregory Baecher

Gregory Baecher
Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering


University of Maryland 1157 Glenn L. Martin Hall
College Park MD 20742

Phone Number: (301) 405-1972

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Educational Background:

- Ph.D. – Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- MSc – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- BSCE – Civil Engineering, University of California

Professional Background

- Served on various National Research Council committees including: water security planning for the Environmental Protection Agency, committee on science and technology for countering terrorism, and the water science and technology board
- Member of the National Academy of Engineering
- Co-authored Reliability and Statistics in Geotechnical Engineering (Wiley 2003), Risk and Uncertainty in Dam Safety (Thos. Telford 2004), and Protection of Civil Infrastructure from Acts of Terrorism (Springer 2006).
- Research Interests: Geoenvironmental engineering, reliability and risk analysis, environmental history