Personnel Profile

Jong-Won Choi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Jong-Won Choi, Ph.D.

Education

Ph.D., Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011
M.S., Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004
M.S., Civil/Geotechnical Engineering, Korea University, Republic of Korea, 2000
B.S., Civil Engineering, Korea University, Republic of Korea, 1998

Research Interests

  • Rock mechanics: micromechanics of rock failure mechanism, laboratory measurement of mechanical properties of rock, in-situ stress measurement, and underground space construction
  • Stabilization of swelling soils
  • Hydraulic fracturing mapping techniques using surface/subsurface tiltmeters
  • Solid production: multi-scale modeling of solid production in petroleum reservoirs and its control measures

Frequently Taught Courses

  • CEEN 2301: Mechanics I - Statics
  • CEEN 3342: Geotechnical Engineering
  • CEEN 4367: Introduction to Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • CEEN 5320: Foundation Engineering

Contact Information

Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering
EC 364
MSC 194 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-2025
fax: (361) 593-2069
email: jong-won.choi@tamuk.edu
Personal Website:

This page was last updated on: September 11, 2018