Daniel Hochstein

Daniel Hochstein

Assistant Professor

Department : Civil & Environmental Engineering

Email : daniel.hochstein@manhattan.edu

Phone : 718-862-7177

Office : LEO 309

Education

PHD, Columbia University
MS, Manhattan College
BS, Manhattan College

About

Dr. Daniel Hochstein began his career at Manhattan College as an adjunct faculty member in 2010. Currently he holds the position of Assistant Professor. His docotoral studies focused on predicting the thermal properties of cementitious materials. Dr. Hochstein teaches civil engineering courses in the areas of engineering mechanics and materials, probability and statisitics, and structural design.

Research

Research Interests

  • Accelerated Weathering of Asphalt
  • Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Lightweight Concrete    
  • Use of Recycled Materials in Concrete                                               
  • Heat and Moisture Transfer in Cementitious Materials

Professional Experience

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Manhattan College Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Riverdale, NY

  • Assistant Professor   Fall 2015 - Present
  • Visiting Assistant Professor   Fall 2013 - Spring 2015
  • Visiting Instructor   Fall 2012 -  Spring 2013 
  • Adjunct Instructor   Fall 2010 - Spring 2012
  • Graduate Assistant   Fall 2007 - Spring 2008
  • Research Assistant   Summer 2006 & Summer 2007

 

Columbia University Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, New York, NY

  • Adjunct Associate Research Scientist   Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
  • Teaching Assistant   Summer 2009
  • Graduate Research Assistant   Fall 2008 - Spring 2010

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • ASTM Intrenational: Committee C 09 on Concrete and Concrete Aggregates

Publications & Professional Activities

Journal Articles

  • Hochstein, D. and Meyer, C., "Measurement and Prediction of the Thermal Conductivity of Cement Paste" ACI Materials Journal (Accepted for Publication October 2015)

Technical Papers

  • Meyer, C. and Hochstein, D., “Lightweight Concrete Wall Panels for Building Envelope”, NYSERDA Report No. 11-14, July 2011.
  • Hochstein, D. and Meyer, C., “State of the Art Report on Lightweight Concrete”, Columbia University, New York, 2009.

Book Chapters

  • Hochstein D., Yang L., and Yin H., “Environmental Test Methodology of Polymers” In “Elastomeric Polymers with High Rate Sensitivity: Applications in Blast, Shockwave, and Penetration Mechanics”, edited by Barsoum, R., William Andrew Publishing, Oxford, 2015, ISBN 9780323354004 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-35400-4.00004-0)

Honors & Awards

Participant in the Columbia University SEAS Transitional Fellows Program (2015)

Other

Journal Peer Reviewer

  • ACI Materials Journal
  • Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering
  • Computers and Concrete
  • Building and Environment

Courses Taught/Teaching

  • CEEN 304   Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
  • CEEN 308   Reliability Analysis in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • CIVL 306   Civil Engineering Materials
  • CIVL 309   Steel Design
  • CIVL 311   Soil Mechanics Laboratory
  • ENGS 206   Statics
  • ENGS 230   Introduction to Solid Mechanics