Education History

  • Ph.D. Civil and Geological Engineering, Princeton University

Work Experience

Lecturer, JHU Whiting School of Engineering, Engineering for Professionals


Chaotic Transitions in Determinsitic and Stochastic Dynamical Systems, Princeton Univ.home directory location: \elwood.nist.gov731usersdns22ress, 2002

Design of Buildings for Wind 2nd ed., Wiley 2011

Wind Effects on Structures 4th ed. 2019

Honors and Awards

  • Gold Medal, U.S. Dept. of Commerce (2018)
  • Power List, Structure Magazine (2012)
  • Best Wind Engineering Publication of the Year from Japan WInd Engineering Association; (2007)
  • U.S. Department of Commerce Gold Medal (2005)
  • Scanlan Medal (2002)
  • U.S. Department of Commerce Gold Medal (1988)
  • U.S. Federal Engineer of the Year (1984)

Professional Organizations

American Society of Civil Engineers