Dr. Christopher Thornton


Honors and Awards

  • 2014,2013 - Borland Professor Chair in Hydraulics, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department
  • 2013 - Faculty Research Award, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department
  • 2012 - Awarded $1.9 million to conduct full-scale overwash testing, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • 2009 - Awarded $1.7 million for designing levee overtopping protection, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • 2007 - Department Research Award, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • 2006 - Promoted to Assistant Professor, Engineering Department
  • 2006 - Research Faculty Award for Excellence, Civil Engineering Department

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