Jacob Henschen, Ph.D.

Jacob Henschen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering

Gellersen Hall, Room 226
219.464.6216
jacob.henschen@valpo.edu

Education

B.S.- University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
M.S.- University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D.- University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Courses Taught
  • Design of Reinforced Concrete

  • Financial Decisions in Engineering

  • Fundamentals of Engineering

  • Mechanics of Materials

Research Interests
  • Concrete from waste materials
  • Controlled low-strength materials
  • Field testing of civil infrastructure
Professional Affiliations
  • American Concrete Institute

  • American Society of Engineering Education

  • Chi Epsilon

Publications
  • “Relative Proportioning Method for Controlled Low-Strength Material”, ACI Materials Journal, 2013, (Awaiting publication)

  • “Field Test Method for Residual Stress in Plain Concrete Pavements and Structures”, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 42, No. 3, May 2014.

  • “Field Evaluation of Alternative Isolation Joints at O’Hare International Airport”, FAA Worldwide Technology Transfer Conference, August 2014