PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
A Civil Engineer's Risky Journey Through Ethics, Law, and Business, Sugar Creek Publishing, 2020.
Residential Construction: Working Together To Build Better and Safer Towns, KBA Construction & Public Contract Law Section, KBA Annual Meeting, June 2005.
Multistep Dispute Resolution in Design and Construction Industry, ASCE Journal of Environment Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, Volume 129 Number 2, April 2003.
Repeal of the Tulloch Rule: Is The Tide of Wetland Regulation Receding?, Journal of Environment and Natural Resources Law, University of Kentucky College of Law , 2000.
Evolution of Multi-Step Dispute Resolution In the Design and Construction Industry, Prepared and Submitted in Fulfillment of Requirements of “Alternate Dispute Resolution,” College of Law, University of Kentucky, 1998.
Settlement of Shallow Foundations on Uncontrolled Mine Spoil Fill, presented at the Ohio River Valley Soil Seminar XXVIII, Lexington , Kentucky , October 10, 1997
It's Not What You Pay; It's What It Cost You; A Geotechnical Engineering Case Study, Fourth International Conference On Case Histories In Geotechnical Engineering, Paper Number 8.02, St. Louis, Missouri, March 1998
Settlement of Shallow Foundations on Uncontrolled Mine Spoil Fill, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, November 1996,
Ethical Decision Making Workshop, A 1/2 Day Workshop Offered by the Kentucky Engineering Professional Development Coalition, A Joint Effort of The Universities of Louisville and Kentucky Colleges of Engineering, Given on October 14, 1994 and October 21, 1994. Mr. Cheeks prepared the workshop program and presented the workshop.
Non technical Issues In Engineering Curriculum, Published in the Pre Conference Proceedings by ASCE for the National Forum On Education and Continuing Development For the Civil Engineer, April 1990, Las Vegas , Nevada ( Dr. Vince Drnevich, Ph.D., P.E., is Co-author)
Professionalism and Quality: Foundations for the New Road, Kentucky Society of Architects Annual Loss Prevention Seminar, Sponsored by Design Professional Insurance Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky, December, 1989
Professionalism and Quality: Foundations for the New Road, Wisconsin Section ASCE Annual Meeting, Milwaukee , Wisconsin , September 1988
Case History Presentation, ASFE Regional Loss Prevention Seminar, Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania , June 3, 1988
Professionalism and Quality: Foundations for the New Road, Keynote Address, Ohio River Valley Soil Seminar XVIII, Cincinnati, Ohio, November 6, 1987
Considerations For Deadheading a Marion 5761 Coal Shovel, Ohio River Soil Seminar X, Lexington, Kentucky, October 1979 ( Mr. Kenneth Darnell, P.E., is Co-author)
Analytical Methods to Predict Pile Capacities, Proceedings of the Symposium on Behavior of Deep Foundations, ASTM, 1979
Engineering Design and Construction: What Can Go Wrong, Kentucky Geotechnical Engineering Group Meeting, Lexington , Kentucky , 1976 ( Mr. Luke Snell, P.E., is Co-author)
Effectiveness of Pile Capacity Predictions at Blount Island, Florida, Florida Section of ASCE Annual Meeting, Gainesville, Florida, 1975
Pile Capacity Predictions by Static and Dynamic Analytical Methods, Law Engineering Testing Company Special Technical Publication G-9, 1974
A Stress-Strain Model for Soils Subjected to One Way Cyclic Loading, Masters Thesis, University of Kentucky , College of Engineering , 1972
Liquefaction Susceptibility of Loose Saturated Sands, Report in Partial Fulfillment of NSF Undergraduate Research Grant, 1970