Daniel Jansen

Professor, Ph.D., P.E., FACI


Email: djansen@calpoly.edu 


  • B.S. in Structural Engineering, University of California, San Diego, 1988

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Northwestern University, 1996

Professional Registration

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering, California
  • Reinforced and prestressed concrete
  • Alternative building materials for developing countries
  • Structural design with hollow interlocking compressed earth blocks
  • Reuse of waste products as construction materials
  • High performance concretes
  • Advanced mechanical test techniques of materials
  • Application of computer vision systems to displacement field measurements 
  • 2015 ELected Fellow of the American Concrete Institute
  • 2007 ASCE ExCEEd Teaching Fellow
  • 2005 Honorarium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • 2003 Award for Outstanding Contribution to Graduate Studies, Tufts University
  • 2001 ACI Wason Medal for Materials Research
  • 2001 ASCE Student Chapter Recognition for Service, Tufts University
  • 1999 Apple for the Teacher Award given by the Tufts Delta Chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi for “dedication, concern for your students, and all around excellency in professorship”
  • 1997 Engineering Foundation Conference Fellowship
  • 1989 and 1993 Walter P. Murphy Fellow, Northwestern University
  • American Concrete Institute (ACI)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)