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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In September, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory announced it would lead a …
William M. Fairley, professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering and earth sciences at the …
Civil and environmental engineering Ph.D. student Chibueze Nnamdi Oguejiofor is participating in the Graduate …
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences is pleased to introduce two new members of …
Notre Dame engineers join forces with Trinity College Dublin to advance novel treatment for cystic fibrosis
Notre Dame engineers have joined forces with microbiologists at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, to further …
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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.