Civil’s Medina-Cetina elected co-chair of the Society for Underwater Technology

Image of Zenon Medina-CetinaDr. Zenon Medina-Cetina, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected co-chair of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT). Medina-Cetina will fully engage with SUT domestic and global programs starting in November when he will become chair of SUT.

SUT is an industry-driven multi-disciplinary learned society that brings together organizations and individuals with common interests in offshore systems, underwater technology, ocean science and offshore engineering. SUT was founded in 1966 in London and has members in more than 40 countries including engineers, scientists, technical professionals and students working in Underwater Technology.

SUT is headquartered in London, and Medina-Cetina will represent the U.S. chapter based in Houston, which is comprised of technical committees on Subsea Engineering, Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics, Salvage and Decommissioning, Arctic, and the Education and Young Professionals committees. Zenon Medina-Cetina is also the founder and faculty advisor of the SUT-TAMU Student Chapter.