Trenchless Technology Center
Louisiana Tech University

Water Environment Research Foundation
http://www.werf.org


Dr. Erez Allouche
Trenchless Technology Center
Engineering Annex 203
Phone : (318) 257-2852
Fax : (318) 257-2777
Email:allouche@latech.edu
Research :
Dr. Erez Allouche is an Associate Professor of Civil Engineering at Louisiana Tech University and also serves as the Technical Director of the Trenchless Technology Center. Dr. Allouche has B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in civil Engineering from Queen's University and a Ph.D. from the University of Alberta. He is a licensed professional engineer registered in the Province of Alberta, Canada. His research focuses on the development of innovative materials as new design and analysis models for below ground structures. He is the recipient of the Ontario Premier Research Excellence Award (2001), University Research Award (2005), the Engineering and Science Foundation's Award (2006), and co-author of the winning student paper at the International No-Dig 2005. He is the inventor (or co-inventor) of four patents in the area of trenchless technologies and the author (and co-author) of over one hundred and thirty publications in the area of buried infrastructure, including 41 peer-reviewed journal papers.



Jadranka Semicivic
Trenchless Technology Center
P.O. Box 10348
Ruston, LA 72172
Phone : (318) 257-2744
Fax : (318) 257-2777
Email:jadranka@latech.edu
Research Engineer:
Jadranka Simicevic is a research engineer in the Trenchless Technology Center at Louisiana Tech University. She played a key role in the evaluation of methods for cost-effective rehabilitation of private sewer laterals for the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) acting as a project manager for a team of researchers and the principal author of the final report from this study. As a follow-up of that study, was the principal author of the NASTT Sewer Laterals Good Practices Training Course, and was the instructor of that course for the first couple of years.



Umesh Dhital
Trenchless Technology Center
Engineering Annex 208
Phone : (571) 294-7563
Email:udh001@latech.edu
Research Associate:
Mr. Dhital is working as research associate at Trenchless Technology Center. He has MS Computer Science degree from Louisiana Tech University. He is the person responsible for designing, developing and maintaining various websites for TTC. He has been involving at various web development projects of TTC since 2009.



Ashikul Islam
Trenchless Technology Center
Engineering Annex 208
Phone : (318) 254-3247
Email:aislam@latech.edu
Research Associate:
Mr. Islam is currently working as a Research Associate in Trenchless Technology Center at Louisiana Tech University, USA. His interest and research areas include Underground Utility Construction, primarily Trenchless Technology focusing on Decision support system to optimize the methods and techniques by applying proper algorithm and artificial intelligence.
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