Where Will We Get Our Future Coastal Engineers?

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by Robert A. Dalrymple, (F.ASCE), Center for Applied Coastal Research, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Sand Rights '99: Bringing Back the Beaches

Abstract: This summer, the National Research Council's Marine Board issued a report, written by thirteen experts, detailing the importance of coastal engineering for the country, assessing the state of coastal engineering education and research, and making recommendations for improving the existing state of the field. This paper summarizes the report.

Subject Headings: Coastal environment | Engineering education |

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