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Civil engineer

Roberto Villaverde, Mexican Civil engineer. Reg. civil engineer, California. Recipient Faculty Development award San Diego State University, 1981, Career Development award University of California, 1986, Outstanding Contribution to Undergraduate Research award University of California, Irvine, 1996; OTCA scholar, 1971; Faculty Research fellow University of California, 1985.

Background

Villaverde, Roberto was born on August 14, 1945 in Chihuahua, Mexico. Arrived in the United States, 1975. Son of Jesus and Carolina (Lazo) Villaverde.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Chihuahua, 1968. Master of Science, National University Mexico, Mexico City, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1980.

Career

Assistant professor, San Diego State University, 1980-1981;research professor, national U. Mexico, Mexico City, 1981-1982;assistant professor, University of California, Irvine, 1983-1988;associate professor, University of California, Irvine, 1988-1996;professor, University of California, Irvine, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Registered civil engineer, California.

Works

Membership

Member of American Society of Civil Engineers, Seismological Society of America, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

Connections

Married Phyllis Arlene Potocky, June 21, 1980. Children: Derrick Anton, Carlina Jeanette.

father:
Jesus Villaverde

mother:
Carolina (Lazo) Villaverde

spouse:
Phyllis Arlene Potocky

children:
Derrick Anton Villaverde

Carlina Jeanette Villaverde