Sandra Houston

  • Professor, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

Arizona State University
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment
PO Box 875306
Tempe, AZ 85287-5306
USA
480-965-2790
Email: sandra.houston@asu.edu

Biography

Dr. Houston joined the department in 1984. In addition to her many research and teaching projects, Houston served as the Chair for the Soil Properties and Modeling Committee, ASCE Geo-Institute and has been active in mentoring junior women faculty through various NSF Women in Engineering Programs.

Education

    Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 1984

    B.S., University of Oklahoma

    M.S.C.E., University of New Mexico

Journal Articles

1995

Nooray, E. and S. L. Houston. 1995. Effect of oversize particles on swell and compression of compacted unsaturated soils. ASCE Special Geotechnical Publication, Static and dynamic properties of gravelly soils 107-121.

1992

Houston, S. L. 1992. Partial wetting collapse predictions. 302-306.

1991

Houston, S. L. and M. El-Ehwany. 1991. Sample disturbance of cemented collapsible soils. Journal of Geotechnical Engineering (5):731-752.