Utpal Dutta, PhD, PE
Professor of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, teaches transportation engineering, constructional materials, engineering economics and optimization. Dr. Dutta's publications and professional presentations both here and abroad have dealt with transportation planning, use of waste materials in highway construction and transportation safety and control. He is currently doing research on the use of automotive shredder residue in asphalt pavement. In 1994, he was awarded the UDM President's Award for Faculty Excellence. Dutta has a Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma and is a licensed professional engineer in Michigan. He joined the University in 1988.
Hear what students say about him. Dr. Dutta was the winner of the 1998 Engineering and Science Teacher of the Year Award.
Go on a tour of the Materials Lab.
See more about his Transit Research.
Read about one of his student's Traffic Research.