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Samuel Ariaratnam

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SUM/WTR Faculty Other
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
Senior Sustainability Scientist
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
SUM/WTR Faculty Other
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 3005
Biography

Professor and Construction Engineering Program Chair
Del E. Webb School of Construction
Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Samuel T. Ariaratnam is a Professor and Construction Engineering Program Chair in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University.  He received his B.A.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the University of Waterloo and his M.S. & Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  His educational and research interests lie in the area of trenchless construction methods with an emphasis on Horizontal Directional Drilling and Pipe Bursting.  Sam has published over 200 technical papers, holds four patents, and is active in numerous professional organizations.  He served on the North American Society for Trenchless Technology Board of Directors from 2001-2006.  Currently, Dr. Ariaratnam serves as the Immediate Past Chairman of the International Society for Trenchless Technology.  Recently, he was appointed to the Executive Committee of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Pipelines Division.  Additionally, he is a co-author of the Horizontal Directional Drilling Good Practices Guidelines and the Pipe Bursting Good Practices.  Dr. Ariaratnam is a registered professional engineer in the State of Arizona and the Province of Ontario.

 

 

 

 

Expertise

Infrastructure management & rehabilitation, Trenchless construction methods

Education

1994, Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1991, M.S. Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1989, B.A.Sc. Civil Engineering, University of Waterloo - Ontario - Canada

 

Research Interests

Sustainable underground urban infrastructure systems, Trenchless Technology

Research Activity
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-CEEThe ASU Experience
CON 454Trenchless Construction Methds
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CON 554Trenchless Construction Methds
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 599Thesis
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CEE 792Research
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CEE 580Practicum
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-CEEThe ASU Experience
CON 454Trenchless Construction Methds
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CON 554Trenchless Construction Methds
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 599Thesis
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CEE 792Research
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CEE 580Practicum
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 593Applied Project
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CEE 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CEE 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-CEEThe ASU Experience
CON 454Trenchless Construction Methds
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 554Trenchless Construction Methds
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 593Applied Project
CEE 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CON 792Research
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-CEEThe ASU Experience
CON 454Trenchless Construction Methds
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 554Trenchless Construction Methds
CEE 580Practicum
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 792Research
CON 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ASU 101-CEEThe ASU Experience
CON 454Trenchless Construction Methds
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CON 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 554Trenchless Construction Methds
CEE 580Practicum
CON 590Reading and Conference
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 792Research
CON 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CON 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CNE 455Construction Project Mgmt II
CON 492Honors Directed Study
CON 493Honors Thesis
CON 499Individualized Instruction
CON 545Construction Project Mgmt
CON 590Reading and Conference
CON 592Research
CON 593Applied Project
CON 595Continuing Registration
CON 599Thesis
CON 680Practicum
CON 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CON 792Research
CON 795Continuing Registration
CON 799Dissertation
CEE 799Dissertation