Concrete canoe champions
The Notre Dame student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers excelled in the (virtual) 2021 Great Lakes Student Conference.
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Article co-authored by Prof. Kurama wins Korn Award for advancement of precast prestressed concrete technology
A journal article by Yahya C. Kurama, professor of civil and environmental engineering and earth sciences; Theresa C. …
Ahsan Kareem receives 2021 ASCE Newmark Medal for innovative contributions in structural engineering and engineering mechanics
Ahsan Kareem, Robert Moran Professor of Engineering and director of the NatHaz (Natural Hazards) Laboratory, has been …
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences is delighted to welcome two new members of …
Liang Hu has been awarded the 2021 International (IAWE) Junior Award from the International Association for Wind …
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame will lead a five-year study to improve the fundamental understanding, …
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Fighting to Protect Our Community
Prof. Tracy Kijewski-Correa has studied the impact of natural disasters around the globe — from earthquakes and tsunamis to hurricanes.
She and her team built a platform that brings together all the critical information that first responders and urban planners need to protect their communities into one location.