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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering seeks to educate our students for a lifetime of intellectual pursuits and to contribute to the knowledge of civil and environmental engineering.

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Research Areas

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Environmental Health

Geosystems Engineering

Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Faculty Highlights

Chapra Receives 2015 Wesley W. Horner Award

Professor Steven Chapra received the ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute's 2015 Wesley W. Horner Award for his paper "Parsimonious Model for Assessing Nutrient Impacts on Periphyton-Dominated Streams." The paper was considered to have "the most valuable contribution to the environmental engineering profession" in the past year.

CEE News and Events

Lantagne and Yates Research Featured in JAIDS

Woodward Receives Graduate Award for Engineering Practice

Halaseh Wins Second Place in Tufts Energy Conference

Vogel Featured in Earth Magazine

Chapra Receives 2015 Wesley W. Horner Award

Swan Honored with Max O. Urbahn Scholarship

Read Wins $10K DOW Sustainability Challenge

Sylvia Takes Second for Poster at AEHS Conference

AEESP Recognizes Ramsburg for Outstanding Teaching

Ramsburg Recognized for Excellence in Reviewing

Fall 2014 CEE Alumni Newsletter Available Now!

Ramsburg and Collaborators Win NSF Grant to Examine Pharmaceutical Biotransformation

Vogel Selected for AGU Research Spotlight

Pennell and Lantagne Present at CNSF

Moaveni Selected as ASCE Outstanding Reviewer

Dorfmann Publishes Book on Mechanical Properties of Soft Materials

Marcet Wins Student Paper Award

Hecht Wins Hydro Research Foundation Research Award

Degree Programs

Undergraduate Degrees:
B.S. in Civil Engineering
B.S. in Environmental Engineering
B.S. in Engineering - Architectural Studies
B.S. in Engineering - Environmental Health

Graduate Degrees:
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Certificate Programs
Postbac Programs

Alumni Profile

Sharon D. Beard, EG95, received the 2013 Lorin Kerr Award at the Annual Awards Luncheon of the Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA). Learn more >