Dr. Cox’s research focuses on community resilience to coastal hazards, including tsunami and hurricane surge and waves inundation in the built and natural environments. He conducts research on tsunami and wave impacts on near-coast structures, tsunami evacuation and life safety, sediment transport and erosion, and nature-based solutions for coastal hazards mitigation.
Ph.D., University of Delaware Civil Engineering, 1995
M.S., University of Delaware Civil Engineering, 1989
B.S., University of Delaware Civil Engineering, 1987
2013 OSU College of Engineering Research Award
2006 OSU College of Engineering Research Collaboration Award
1998 NSF CAREER Award