CIV Chair & Professor, Jerome Hajjar, has designed a system that would allow replaceable steel fuses to absorb the forces of an earthquake and save the building from damage.
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January 12, 2012
January 1, 2012
Matthew J. Eckelman joined the Department in January 2012 as an Assistant Professor. An environmental engineer with cross-disciplinary training in the area of sustainable resource engineering and...
December 16, 2011
Carla Cherchi, a Civil and Environmental Engineering graduate student working with Professor April Gu, has been selected to receive the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Best Student Paper Award for her paper entitled," Impact of Nano Titanium Dioxide Exposure on Cellular Structure of Anabaena Variabilis and Evidence of Internalization."
December 7, 2011
On Sunday, December 4th, 2011, Northeastern University's American Society of Civil Engineers (NUASCE) Student Chapter worked with Habitat for Humanity on a project in Roslindale, Massachusetts.
November 29, 2011
On November 29, 2011, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the CEE Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) hosted Industry Leadership Night with Massachusetts Secretary of Transportation Richard A. Davey.
November 14, 2011
On November 12, 2011, Northeastern University's Wind Engineering Research Group hosted the Second U.S.-Japan Workshop on Structural Dynamics and Monitoring of Bridges and Flexible Structures against Wind Hazards.
November 8, 2011
Professor Dionisio Bernal gave one of the keynote lectures at the 4th International Conference on Experimental Vibration Analysis For Civil Engineering Structures (EVACES), in Varenna, Italy.
November 3, 2011
Professor Auroop Ganguly's paper which used data-intensive methods to discover new climate insights was selected for the best student paper award at the 2011 NASA Conference on Intelligent Data Understanding (CIDU) this month.
November 1, 2011
Stephanie Burger, a Civil Engineering student and sophomore at Northeastern University, received an Engineering and Technical Science Achievement Scholarship from the Alpha Omega Epsilon (A.O.E.) National Foundation.
October 21, 2011
The NU Chapter of Chi Epsilon received an honorable mention for their Costa Rican Red-Eyed Tree Frog at the regional 2011 CANstruction competition.