Texas Tech University

Hoyoung Seo

Whitacre College of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Hoyoung Seo is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering. Seo's research focuses on the development of rigorous numerical or analytical analysis tools that can capture various aspects of fundamental behaviors of soils or rocks to solve real-life problems that civil engineers face, especially foundation problems. He also investigates mechanical behavior of geomaterials and interaction between geomaterials and structural elements through advanced laboratory and full-scale field tests.