NAME

 

 

Howard Newlon, Jr.

Lecturer in Architecture

TEACHING AREA

 

Structures, Technology & Preservation

EDUCATION

 

Bachelor of Civil Engineering             University of Virginia                1953

Master of Civil Engineering                University of Virginia                1959

 

TEACHING AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

 

Lecturer – University of Virginia School of Engineering

Lecturer – University of Virginia School of Architecture

Director – Virginia Transportation Research Council

Associate Director, Virginia Transportation Research Council

Head of Concrete Research, Virginia Transporation Research Council

Head of History Research, Virginia Transportation Research Council

 

1960-1970

1970-present

1980-1989

1969-1980

1957-1980

 

1972-1989

MEMBERSHIPS

 

Fellow of American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Concrete Institute, and the American Society of Testing and Materials

Member, Association for Preservation Technology and Society of Industrial Archaeology

 

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL HONORS

 

Roy W. Crum Distinguished Service Award – Transp. Research Board

National Honor Award – National Trust for Historic Preservation

Virginia’s Outstanding Civil Engineer – American Society of Civil Engineers

 

1985

 

1986

 

1986

PUBLICATIONS

 

Numerous Research reports from VTRC

Editor, A Selection of Historic American Papers on Concrete: American Concrete Institute

“Freezing and Thawing

Significance of Tests and Properties of Concrete and Concrete Making Materials, ASTM

“Prestressed Concrete: Twentieth Century Building Materials

McGraw-Hill

1956-1989

1976

 

1994

 

 

1995

 

 

RESEARCH & CREATIVE WORK

(Recent/selected)

 

Conducted and directed sponsored research in concrete construction and durability from 1956-1985 (more than 50 projects)

Conducted and directed sponsored research on preservation of historic bridges.

 

 

SERVICE

Past president Charlottesville Rotary Club, Charlottesville-Albemarle Torch Club, and Albemarle County Historical Society

Active in University Baptist Church

 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION

Registered Professional Engineer, Virginia

 

1956-present

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Research

Developed and presented short course on Research Management (various U.S. locations)

Consultant to Virginia Department of Transportation

Consultant to various organizations on concrete durability, research management, and conservation of engineering and concrete structures

 

1956-1980

1990-92