PROTECT visiting scholar completes tenure at NU

The Project 5 research team shared a meal in honor of Dr. Peng's contributions to the project over the last year.

Sept 2, 2014 – The Project 5 research team at NU shared a meal in honor of Dr. Peng’s contributions to the project over the last year.

Dr. Jie Peng, Associate Professor of Geotechnical Engineering at Hohai University in Nanjing, China, recently completed his tenure as a visiting scholar with the PROTECT Center at Northeastern University. Under the guidance of Professor Akram Alshawabkeh (Project 5), Dr. Peng assisted in developing and conducting experiments on the fate and transport of contaminants in soil and its impact on soil physicochemical and geotechnical properties. We thank Jie for all of his contributions during his time in the states and look forward to continued collaboration in the future.