Professional Affiliations and Service – Daniel E. Pradel, Ph.D., G.E.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
  • International Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
  • Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEOSC)
  • Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects
  • Swiss Society of Soil and Rock Mechanics
  • International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO).

 

Professional Service

  • Committee Member of the Embankments, Dams and Slopes Committee of ASCE (2008-present)
  • ASCE University Program Evaluator for the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Editorial Board Member, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering (2007-present)
  • Member of the Deep Foundation Institute (DFI) Testing and Evaluation Committee (2005-present)
  • Committee Member, Recommended procedures for implementation of DMG SP117 (“Guidelines for evaluating and mitigating seismic hazards in California”) for analyzing and mitigating landslide hazards in California (2001-2002)
  • Editor and Committee Member, Recommended procedures for implementation of DMG SP117 (“Guidelines for evaluating and mitigating seismic hazards in California”) for analyzing and mi-tigating landslide hazards in California (1999-2000)
  • Chair of the Los Angeles Geotechnical Technical Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (1999-2000).
  • Vice-Chair of the Los Angeles Geotechnical Technical Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (1998-1999).
  • Treasurer and Secretary of the Los Angeles Geotechnical Technical Section of the American So-ciety of Civil Engineers (1996-1998).
  • 1st and 2nd Director of the Los Angeles Geotechnical Technical Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (1994-1996).
  • Committee Member of the Geotechnical Engineering Career Awards Committee, for the National Science Foundation (1997).
  • Committee Member of the Slope Stability Committee for the Los Angeles County Department of Building and Safety (1995-1996).
  • Committee member of the American Society of Testing Materials Committee on Soil and Rock (1990-present).
  • Subcommittee chairman for the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California for Foundations (1990 – 1992).
  • Committee member of the American Society of Testing Materials Committee on Waste Man-agement (1992-present).