Wednesday, 12th July 2023 (subject to change)
Toward Smart and Equitable Resilience Modeling: From the Structure to System Scale
Jamie E. Padgett is the Stanley C. Moore Professor and Department Chair of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Rice University in Houston, Texas. Padgett is a structural engineer whose research is focused on multi-hazard risk and resilience modeling of structures and infrastructure systems, while understanding their impacts on communities. Dr. Padgett has received such honors as the TAMEST Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award, the EMI Objective Resilience Distinguished Lecturer, and the Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize. She is a Fellow of ASCE’s Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) and a member of the IASSAR Executive Committee.