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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. Aragon (ND Ph.D. 2018); and Donald F. Meinheit has won the Martin P. Korn Award from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute. The Korn Award recognizes a paper that offers …

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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 named the recipient of the 2021 Nathan M. Newmark Medal from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Kareem was cited for “his innovative contributions to advancements …

Patrick Brewick and Luis Fargier-Gabaldon

CEEES welcomes two new faculty in fall 2021

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences is delighted to welcome two new members of the faculty. Patrick Brewick has been appointed as an assistant professor. His research focuses on exploring the connections between data analytics, modeling, and mechanics. This …

Liang Hu and Ahsan Kareem

Liang Hu recognized by IAWE for outstanding achievements in wind engineering research

Liang Hu has been awarded the 2021 International (IAWE) Junior Award from the International Association for Wind Engineering for his “significant and original contributions to nonstationary wind effects on structures and simulation of stochastic wind fields.” The award is presented annually …

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Marine fog comes under focus in new five-year study

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame will lead a five-year study to improve the fundamental understanding, detection, and predictability of marine sea fog. Harindra Joseph Fernando, the Wayne and Diana Murdy Endowed Professor in the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering and …

Congratulations 2021 Ph.D. and MEng graduates

Congratulations to the 2021 CEEES Ph.D. and MEng graduates

Graduates, you have worked hard and have achieved an outstanding milestone in your career. We wish you every success …

Congratulations Class of 2021

Congratulations to the CEEES Class of 2021!

The Class of 2021 has had one of the most unique experiences in the history of Notre Dame, but what a joy it is to see …

Patrick Cho and Marlee Shaffer

Two CEEES graduate students receive Outstanding Teaching Awards

Patrick Cho and Marlee Shaffer have received 2021 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards from the Notre Dame …

H. Bolton Seed Medal

Patricia J. Culligan, dean of Notre Dame Engineering, receives 2021 H. Bolton Seed Medal for expanding boundaries of geoenvironmental and sustainability engineering

Patricia J. Culligan, professor of civil engineering and the Matthew H. McCloskey dean of Notre Dame’s College of …

Teagan Sweet and Frances Zengotita

Two Notre Dame graduate students receive DOE fellowships focused on clean nuclear energy

Teagan Sweet and Frances Zengotita have received graduate fellowships from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) through …