Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.

Lee Petersen

Principal Engineer

U.S. Minneapolis
Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.

office: +1 (612) 677-2410

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Areas of Expertise

Civil
Mining

Consulting Services

Civil Engineering
Mining

Lee Petersen

Principal Engineer

Dr. Petersen has experience in the analysis and design of underground excavations for occupancy, science facilities, transit and mining.

He conducts soil-structure interaction analysis, numerical modeling, in-situ soil modulus measurement, vibration assessment and monitoring, design of deep hard-rock caverns and shallow soft-rock caverns. Dr. Petersen also has done planning, layout, design and construction of deep, occupied underground space, including managing multidisciplinary design teams of structural, electrical and HVAC engineers and architects.

In addition, he has specified, installed and monitored structural and geotechnical instrumentation.

Education

Ph.D. (GeoEngineering), 1991
University of Minnesota

M.S. (GeoEngineering), 1978
University of Minnesota

B.S. (Mining Engineering), 1976
University of Wisconsin

Professional Memberships

SME Twin Cities Board of Directors

American Society of Civil Engineers

Minnesota Geotechnical Society

International Society for Rock Mechanics

TRB Committee AFS40 Subsurface Soil-Structure Interaction

TRB committee AFS20 Geotechnical Instrumentation and Modeling

Publications

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U.S. Minneapolis
Itasca Consulting Group, Inc.