Nora El-Gohary named National Center for Supercomputing Applications Faculty Fellow for 2018-2019.
Three CEE assistant professors have been awarded National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER awards, the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious form of support and recognition for junior faculty.
CEE Assistant Professor Ahmed Elbanna has been awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER award to study the physics behind earthquakes with an eye toward more accurate predictive models.
Illinois team takes first place in the Place Demonstration Project Category at the 6th Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge.
The latest issue of TR News, published by the Transportation Research Board, features a profile of CEE Professor Erol Tutumluer.
Professor David A. Lange testified before a congressional subcommittee on the potential of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer building materials for strengthening infrastructure development in the U.S.
CEE Assistant Professor Rafael O. Tinoco has been awarded a CAREER award to study and quantify the effects of aquatic ecosystems in gas transfer processes in natural waters, from the water-sediment interface to the water surface.
Professor David Lange was elected President of the American Concrete Institute at its 2018 Spring Convention in Salt Lake City.
CEE Assistant Professor Hadi Meidani has been awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER award to develop faster, more accurate methods for modeling smart infrastructure systems.
Illinois civil and environmental engineering professor Wen-Tso Liu leads a team of researchers who are studying how microbial communities assemble within indoor plumbing systems.
Assistant professors Jeremy Guest and Ashlynn Stillwell have received College of Engineering Faculty Awards for 2018.
Rubber duckies have long been the quintessential bathtime toy, but a recent study has shown that they harbor harmful bacteria and fungi, revealing the dark side of these flexible plastic bath toys.
Professor Bill Spencer has been awarded ASCE's Nathan M. Newmark Medal for 2018.
Golparvar-Fard receives the 2018 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Professor Timothy Stark received a CEE-funded Rapid Response Grant to survey the Rattlesnake Ridge Landslide near Yakima, Wash., with an ASCE Geo-Institute research team.
Original musical work, "Gathering," composed for the sesquicentennial celebration of the University of Illinois and featuring the words of three distinguished Illinois alumni, including CEE at Illinois alumnus and pioneering structural engineer Fazlur Khan.