Who is Who?
Lacasse, Suzanne, Dr.
Graduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, and Ecole Polytechnique, Canada.
Civil Engineering degree at Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal
Bachelor of Arts at University of Ottawa
CareerNorwegian Geotechnical Institute
Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, Norway, (1980- )
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, (1975-1982)
Head of the Geotechnical Laboratory at MIT (1975-1980)
Lecturer at Ecole Polytechnique, Canada, (1973-1975)
John B. Sterling Medal(2009)
Honorary Member, Norwegian Geotechnical Society (2008)
Elected to the French Academy of Sciences, Section Technologies (2008)
The Robert E. Legget Medal Award, Canadian Geotechnical Society (2007)
Doctorate of Laws Honoris Causa, University of Dundee Scotland (2006)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (2005)
Member the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Technology (2003)
Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering (2003)
Doctorate Honoris Causa Norwegian University of Sciences & Technology (2002)
Elected to the U.S. National Academy of Engineers (2001) Karl Terzaghi Lecture Award (2001)
K.Y. Lo Medal, Engineering Institute of Canada (1999)
Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada (1998)
Knight of the First Class, Order of the Falcon, Iceland (1997)
Member of the Norwegian Academy of Engineering and Sciences (1996)
In Canada she has served as President of the Canadian Geotechnical Society (2003-2004), given Keynote Addresses to conferences, worked on the Canadian Standards Association committee on Offshore Foundations, and much more.
+185 papers to professional journals and conferences.
CPT-CAD module of CPT-pro package allows to generate geotechnical cross sections and maps.
Mechanical CPT system with Begemann cone and direct electronic registration is already released.