The website was created in collaboration with Mrs. Nancy Peck-Young, daughter of Professor Ralph Peck. The website is sponsored by the Shamsher Prakash Foundation.
The website also benefited from an Advisory Panel that consisted of:
Prof. Edward J. Cording, Emeritus Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign.
Professor Ricardo Dobry, Professor, RPI.
Dr. Suzanne Lacasse, Director, Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI).
Prof. Shamsher Prakash, Emeritus Professor, University of Missouri-Rolla.
If you have any information related to Prof. Peck, we invite you to share it with the Profession through this website and of course your contribution will be acknowledged. Please contact us.
J. Dunnicliff and D.U. Deere, (1989) "Judgment in Geotechnical Engineering - The Professional Legacy of Ralph B. Peck". John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Elmo DiBiagio, Kaare Flaate, (2000). Publication NR. 207: Ralph B. Peck “Engineer, Educator, A Man of Judgement”. Norwegian Geotechnical Institute(NGI), Oslo.
J. Dunnicliff and Nancy Peck Young, (2006). Ralph B. Peck, Educator and Engineer. "The Essence of the Man".
Geo-Strata Magazine, Volume 10, Issue 7,September/October 2008. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).
Communications with other Contributors
Take a moment to review the below listing of e-mail communications from individuals that contributed related interesting material to this website:
>>>E-mail from Scott A. Barnhil
>>>E-mail from George Compton
>>>E-mail from Prof. Shamsher Prakash
>>>E-mail from Dr. Bengt Fellenius