José Abell's research blog


CV

[CV-Spanish May 2016]     [CV-English May 2016]

In a nutshell:

Education 

  • Doctor of Philosophy, March 2016, UC Davis, Davis, CA Dissertation title: “Earthquake-Soil-Structure Interaction Modeling of Nuclear Power Plants for Near-Field Events”.

  • Master of Engineering Science, August 2008, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, RM, Chile. Thesis title: InSAR compatible ground motions for Northern Chile” [pdf]. Profesor Guía: Dr. Juan Carlos de la Llera Martín.

  • Professional Civil Engineer, December 2007, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

  • BS in Civil Engineering, August 2005, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Awards

  • 2016 UC Davis Prize for Excellence in Geotechnical Engineering (I.M. Idriss award)
  • 2015 Fugro-West Fellowship
  • Becas Chile 2010, Chilean goverment scholarship to pursue PhD in foreign country.
  • Graduated with “Maximum distinction” from Master’s program at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (August, 2009).
  • Recieved professional degree of Civil Engineer with “Maximum distinction” at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (December, 2007).

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Skills [see complete CV or profile at Research Gate]