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Geotechnical Engineering

Dealing with the design, analysis, and construction of foundations, slopes, retaining structures, pavements, excavations, tunneling, earth dams, earthworks, and other systems made of or supported by soil or rock, NMSU’s Geotechnical Engineering Research groups have been engaged in federally funded research studies and have received numerous awards and recognition.

Geotechnical Engineering Faculty 

Dean Reddi

Lakshmi N. Reddi, Ph.D., P.E.

Research Facilities

  • Soils Lab (Undergraduate Teaching)- EC3 166
  • Soil & Rock Lab (Graduate Soils Lab) – EC 2 130
  • Tri-axial Lab (inside Soil & Rock Lab) – EC 2