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2015-Headshot-Stewart Professor and Chair Jonathan Stewart to present at ASCE Los Angeles Geo-Institute - Professor Stewart will discuss collaborative work with Scott J. Brandenberg, George Mylonakis, and he on “Kinematic Framework for Evaluating Seismic Earth Pressures on Retaining Walls”.
Contreras, Victor_Profile Pic New Graduate Student, Victor Contreras, Receives Prestigious Scholarship from Chilean Government - Victor will be participating in a global engineering seismology project known as NGA-Subduction being coordinated by the PEER center and numerous partnering institutions.
e2b350eb-7ac5-48dd-b7b0-6d20260a69f9 Cementing the Future: Grand Challenges in Construction Materials - Civil and Environmental Engineering faculty Mathieu Bauchy, Gaurav Sant and JR DeShazo (joint appointment with UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs) organized the 1st international conference on Grand Challenges in Construction Materials.
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2014-Headshot-Ju Professor Woody Ju Awarded Honorary Distinguished Professorship - Southwest Jiaotong University President and Vice Presid […]

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Final Defense Exam: Scott Boyce, Ph.D. Candidate, Civil Engineering (Hydrology and Water Resources)

Sep 03, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

"Model Reduction via Proper Orthogonal Decomposition of Transient Confined and Unconfined Groundwater-Flow"

Final Defense Exam: Saeedreza Hafeznezami, Ph.D. Candidate, Civil Engineering (Environmental)

Sep 04, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate students and faculty are formally invited to attend the Final Defense Exam ARSENIC MOBILIZATION AND SORPTION IN SUBSURFACE ENVIRONMENTS: EVALUATION OF EXPE…

Prospectus Exam: Mehrdad Shokrabadi, Civil Engineering (Structural/Earthquake)

Sep 09, 2015 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate students and faculty are formally invited to attend the Prospectus Exam SEISMIC DESIGN AND BEHAVIOR OF A SELF-RELIANT ROCKING WALL-FRAME SYSTEM presented b…

Final Defense Exam: Sofia Gavridou, Ph.D. Candidate, Civil Engineering (Structural/Earthquake)

Sep 09, 2015 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate students and faculty are formally invited to attend the Final Defense Exam SHAKE TABLE TESTING AND ANALYTICAL MODELING OF A FULL-SCALE, FOUR-STORY UNBONDED…

CEE Graduate Student Orientation

Sep 23, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 4:45 pm

The Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate Student Orientation will provide new students with the opportunity to meet faculty, staff and peers while learning about academic expectations, degree …