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Kerop D. Janoyan

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Kerop D. Janoyan
Associate Professor and Executive Officer
140B Rowley Lab
Clarkson University
PO Box 5710
Potsdam, NY 13699-5710

Phone: 315-268-6506
Fax: 315-268-7985
E-mail: kerop@clarkson.edu

Education
B.S. (Civil Engineering), University of California, Los Angeles (1993)
M.S. (Civil Engineering), University of California, Los Angeles (1995)
Engineer (Civil Engineering), University of California, Los Angeles (1998)
Ph.D. (Civil Engineering), University of California, Los Angeles (2001)
Registered Professional Civil Engineer (California)

Teaching
Professor Janoyan's teaching interests are in geotechnical and structural engineering and design.

Courses taught include:
CE415 — Foundations, Stability, and Retaining Structures
CE490 — Senior (Structural & Geotechnical) Design
CE519 — Advanced Foundation Engineering
CE620 — Special Topics in Geotechnical Engineering

Research Interests
Professor Janoyan’s research interests are in the areas of soil-structure-interaction, foundation engineering, bridge engineering, design methodologies, laboratory and field measurements, and sensor development.


Projects include:

  • Cyclic Lateral Load Testing of Full-Scale CIDH Shaft/Column
  • Seismic Soil-Pile-Superstructure Interaction: Scale Model Testing of Piles in Sand
  • Measurement Tools for Sand Compaction in Lost Foam Casting
  • Applications of Discrete Element Modeling to Simulation of Soil-Tool Interaction
  • Wireless Intelligent Sensor Network for Transportation Infrastructure
  • Winter Impacts along Cascade Lakes in the Adirondacks
Kerop Janoyan