Matthew DeJong

New Civil Engineer – 2019 TechFest Award

Category: Rail Visionary Award; Project Title: “Innovative structural health monitoring of ageing railway infrastructure”; Winning Team: Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC, University of Cambridge)

New Civil Engineer – 2018 TechFest Award

Category: Research Impact- Application in the Industry; Project Title: “Health monitoring of heritage buildings with fibre optic sensors during the Bank Station Capacity Upgrade”; Winning Team: Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC, University of Cambridge), Geocisa, Dragados and Transport for London

New Civil Engineer - Tunnelling Awards 2018

Category: Innovation in Instrumentation & Monitoring Award; Project Title: “Innovative Monitoring of Tunnelling-Induced Displacements and Strains, Bank Station Capacity Upgrade”; Winning Team: Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC, University of Cambridge), Geocisa UK, Dragados and Transport for London

Institute of Structural Engineers (IStructE) – 2017 Structural Awards

Category: Small Projects (Under £1 million); Commendation: “Armadillo Vault”, Venice, Italy; Winning Team: Block Research Group (ETH Zurich) and Ochsendorf DeJong & Block Engineering

DETAIL - Readers’ Prize 2016

Project Title: “Armadillo Vault”, Venice, Italy; Winning Team: Block Research Group (ETH Zurich), Ochsendorf DeJong & Block Engineering, The Escobedo Group

Best Lecturer (First year students) - Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge (2015, 2016, 2017)

Student selected best lecturer among first year engineering courses

Edoardo Benvenuto Prize 2009

Awarded for scientific research on historic structures