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Civil engineering educator

Bruce Lloyd Kutter, American civil engineering educator. Achievements include development of three major testing facilities for simulation of earthquake vibrations in geotechnical centrifuge models. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials (Hogentogler award 1992, Technology Editors award 1995), International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering.

Background

Kutter, Bruce Lloyd was born on September 21, 1955 in Honolulu. Son of Lloyd Ray and Marjory Minnie (Berner) Kutter.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University California, Davis, 1977. Master of Science, University California, Davis, 1978. Master of Philosophy, Cambridge University, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, 1983.

Career

Assistant professor, University of California, Davis, 1983-1988;associate professor, University of California, Davis, 1988-1994;professor, University of California, Davis, since 1994. Director Center for Geotechnical Modeling University of California, Davis, since 1996. Board directors California Universities in Research in Earthquake Engineering.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of three major testing facilities for simulation of earthquake vibrations in geotechnical centrifuge models.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Dynamic Geotechnical Testing II, 1994.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials (Hogentogler award 1992, Technology Editors award 1995), International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering.

Connections

Married Mary Louisa Ruedas, November 12, 1988. 1 child, Emilio Juan Francisco.

father:
Lloyd Ray Kutter

mother:
Marjory Minnie (Berner) Kutter

spouse:
Mary Louisa Ruedas

child:
Emilio Juan Francisco Kutter