October 27, 2021

October 27, 2021

Registration is open. 

Seminar Description

  • Reliability Approach on Internal Erosion Risk Assessment of Earth Dam and Levee by Dr. Sangho Lee
  • Introduction to Rock Mechanics Laboratory Testing by Scott Cylwik, P.E.

Sangho Lee, Ph.D., P.E.

Testing Supervisor at East Bay Municipal Utility District, United States

  • BS in Mining Engineering, MS in Environmental Geophysics, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from  Purdue University, West Lafayette
  • 20 years of professional engineering experience in civil, mining and environmental industries.
  • Online civil/mining class lecturer of In-GeoExpert (Europe) and EG-Science (S. America).
  • Published over 15 peer-review journal and international conference papers.
  • ASCE G-I Risk Assessment and Management (RAM) committee member.
  • Expertise in geosynthetic/granular filter design using. probabilistic/reliability approach. 


Scott Cylwik, P.E.

Geotechnical Project Manager at Call & Nicholas Inc., United States

  • Senior geotechnical engineer at Call & Nicholas, based out of Tucson, AZ, USA.
  • Call & Nicholas operates one of the largest geotechnical rock mechanics labs in the world.
  • Areas of specialization include rock mechanics, soil mechanics, and open pit slope angle optimization.
  • Enjoys working with clients at mines all over the world to find solutions to unique geotechnical challenges.