!!!Jan D. Achenbach
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*since 1992 Distinguished McCormick School Professor Northwestern University
*1985 - 2006 Director, Center for Quality Engineering and Failure Prevention, Northwestern University
*since 1981 Walter P. Murphy Professor, Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Engineering Science and Applied Mathematics
*1970 - 1971 Visiting Professor, Technische Hogeschool, Delft
*1969 - 1981 Professor of Civil Engineering, Northwestern University
*1969 Visiting Associate Professor, University of California, La Jolla
*1966 - 1969 Associate Professor of Civil Engineering Northwestern University
*1963 - 1966 Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering Northwestern University
*1962 - 1963 Preceptor, Columbia University
__Fields of Scholarship__
*Mechanics of solids
*Waves in solids
*Quantitative non-destructive evaluation
*Structural health monitoring
__Honours and Awards__
*2005 U.S. National Medal of Science
*2003 U.S. National Medal of Technology
*1992 Member US National Academy of Sciences
*1982 Member US National Academy of Engineering
*1994 Fellow American Academy of Arts and Sciences
*1999 Corresponding Member Royal Dutch Academy of Arts and Sciences
*2002 Honorary Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
*1992 Timoshenko Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers 
*2001 William Prager Medal, Society of Engineering Science
*2009 Raymond D. Mindlin Medal, American Society of Civil Engineers
*1996 McDonnell-Douglas Model of Excellence Award
*1997 American Academy of Mechanics Distinguished Service Award
*1975 ASEE Cunis W. McGraw Research Award, ASEE
*2002 Fellow Society of Engineering Science
*1998 Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science 
*1998 Fellow Acoustical Society of America
*1979 Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers
*1973 Fellow American Academy of Mechanics
*1988 Fellow Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
*2002 Outstanding Paper Award, Materials Evaluation (American Society for Nondestructive Testing)
*2003 ICCES Medal, International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences
*2004 Tutorial Citation Award, American Society for Nondestructive Testing
*2005 SPIE-NDE Lifetime Achievement Award
*2006 Best Paper Award, SPlE’s International Symposium on NDE
*2008 Member at Large of the General Assembly of the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM)
*2009 "Fellow World Class Universities Program, National Research Foundation of Korea
*2010 Theodore von Karman Medal 
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Achenbach_Jan/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Achenbach_Jan/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Achenbach_Jan/Highlight]
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