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consultant , Civil engineering executive

Sergey Drabkin, Russian civil engineering executive, consultant. Achievements include development and application of physical theories for engineering consulting: vibrational densification of granular materials/settlement of structures; dynamic projectile penetration/soil testing; confined extension of geosynthetic materials/reinforced earth structures.

Background

Drabkin, Sergey was born on July 27, 1954 in Leningrad, Russia. Came to the United States, 1989. Son of Rafail and Ninel Drabkin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mining University, Leningrad, 1975. Master of Science, Mining University, Leningrad, 1977. Master of Science, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, 1995.

Career

Research engineer, Geoexploration Institute, Leningrad, 1977-1981;senior engineer, Radio and Wire Comm. Company, Leningrad, 1981-1985;senior supervisor, Radio and Wire Comm. Company, Leningrad, 1985-1988;research engineer, Polytechnic U., Brooklyn, 1989-1995;president, Consela, Inc., Brooklyn, since 1996;professor, Poly U., Brooklyn, since 1996.

Consultant Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineers, New York City, 1995, Super Stud Building Products, New York City, 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development and application of physical theories for engineering consulting: vibrational densification of granular materials/settlement of structures. Dynamic projectile penetration/soil testing. Confined extension of geosynthetic materials/reinforced earth structures.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Physica A, Physica D, American Society for Testing and Materials Geotechnical Testing Journal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Journal Geotechnical Engineering, Transportation Research Record.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), International Association Foundation Drilling (associate), National College Inventors & Innovations Alliance, American Psychological Association (associate), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Svetlana Vetosheva, December 14. 1 child, Constantine.

father:
Rafail Drabkin

mother:
Ninel Drabkin

spouse:
Svetlana Vetosheva

child:
Constantine Drabkin