Faculty/Staff Directory

Katelyn Freeseman

  • Associate Director, Bridge Engineering Center
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor

Main Office

2711 South Loop Drive Suite 4700
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515-294-3620

Other Office(s)

327 Town Engineering
Ames, IA 50011


  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2016
  • M.C.E. Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2013
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Iowa State University, 2012

Brief Biography

Honors & Awards

  • University Transportation Centers Student of the Year Award Recipient (2016)
  • University of Minnesota Dept. of Civil Engineering Graduate Fellow (2012-2013)
  • Sommerfeld Travel Grant Award Winner (2014, 2016)
  • TRB Annual Meeting Travel Student Award (2013, 2014, 2015)
  • National Merit Commended Scholar

Selected Publications

  1. Freeseman, K., Khazanovich, L., Hoegh, K., Nojavan, A., Schultz, A. E., Chao, S. (2016). “Nondestructive monitoring of subsurface damage progression in concrete columns damaged by earthquake loading”, Engineering Structures, Volume 114, 1 May 2016, Pages 148-157, ISSN 0141-0296,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2016.02.017.
  2. Freeseman, K., Hoegh, K., Izevbekhai, B., Khazanovich, L. (2016). “Effect of Early Opening on Concrete Pavement Fatigue Damage.” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2590. DOI 10.3141/2590-11.
  3. Freeseman, K., Hoegh, K., Khazanovich, L. (2015). “Characterization of Concrete at Various Freeze-Thaw Damage Conditions Using SH-Waves.” Proceedings of the 42nd Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation (QNDE), 26-31 July, Minneapolis, MN. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4940463.