Professor Bassem Andrawes has been named Director of the Newmark Structural Engineering Laboratory (NSEL).
Six of CEE's newest faculty talk about what drew them to CEE Illinois, their research, and what the future holds in their field.
Professor Ximing Cai has been named a 2019 Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).
The Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an open house on August 29, 2019.
The early career award from the American Geophysical Union recognizes outstanding contributions to the Science of Hydrology, education or societal impacts.
The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 2019, turned a spotlight on Illinois CEE alumnus John C. Houbolt (1919-2014), considered one of the unsung heroes of the Apollo 11 mission.
“Rebuild Illinois” legislation helps fuel momentum for transportation researchers who work with the Illinois Center for Transportation and the Illinois Department of Transportation.
Drones are set to become the newest carrier pigeons in the sky. Imagine drones swooping in to deliver your latest online purchase right to your front door.
Fellowship provides unique, immersive policy experience to students interested in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and policy.
The 10th Advances in Cement-based Materials meeting was held in June 2019.
Illinois CEE students compete in the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Big Beam competition.
A Strategic Instructional Innovations Program grant will allow faculty to introduce coding into two undergraduate courses.
Human waste might be an unpleasant public health burden, but scientists at the University of Illinois see sanitation as a valuable facet of global ecosystems and an overlooked source of nutrients, organic material and water.
Three Illinois CEE students were recent winners of the 2019 CERRA Student Recognition Awards at the International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP).
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has launched a new website to feature the CEE Modernization Plan effort.
Geothermal energy foundations will be installed this summer as part of the Hydrosystems Laboratory addition at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Assistant Professor X. Shelly Zhang is one of seven Faculty Fellows named by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications 2019-2020.