Odgaard to Receive Hilgard Hydraulic Prize for journal paper

Odgaard to Receive Hilgard Hydraulic Prize for journal paper

Portrait of Jacob Odgaard

Jacob Odgaard, professor of civil and environmental engineering and faculty research engineer at IIHRHydroscience & Engineering (ASCE), has been selected to receive the 2015 Karl Emil Hilgard Hydraulic Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineers for his paper, “Baffle-Drop Structure Design Relationships,” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, September 2013.  The committee particularly noted the contribution to hydraulic engineering made by the paper, which is co-authored by Troy Lyons, IIHR director of engineering services, and Andrew Craig, IIHR hydraulic engineer.

Odgaard will be honored during the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress May 17-21 in Austin, Texas. Karl Emil Hilgard was a Swiss hydraulician and sponsor of the ASCE Paper Award.

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