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Dayakar Penumadu

  • Professor
  • 312 John D. Tickle Building
    Knoxville, TN 37996
  • 865-974-7708


Penumadu has been a faculty member in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville since Fall 2001. He currently holds Fred N. Peebles professorship and the Joint Institute for Advanced Materials (JIAM) Chair of Excellence position, joint with Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Dr. Penumadu served as the Head of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department from 2007 to 2014. Prior to joining University of Tennessee, Knoxville, he was a faculty member at Clarkson University for 8 years.