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The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), or Shanghai Ranking places UB’s civil engineering program fourth in the U.S. and 12th internationally. 

UB CSEE associate professor Ning Dai to be featured in ASCE's Women-Water Nexus conference session on July 2. 

The event will bring students from across the country to UB’s North Campus for a weekend of learning and connecting.


Seyed Omid Sajedi, a civil engineering PhD candidate, earned first place in the Engineering Mechanics Institute's Structural Health Monitoring and Control Committee annual paper competition. 


UB’s Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars is seeking applicants to take part in the Inclusive Autonomous Vehicle Design Challenge.

Firehouse reports that the National Fire Protection Association will award its Foundation Medal to Negar Elhami Khorasani, assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering.

The Engineering Mechanics Institute Dynamics committee is one of the largest in the American Society of Civil Engineers, and the committee awarded civil engineering graduate student
Shaopeng Li second place in its annual student competition. 


“Basically, the idea is to use simulation as experiment in long term,” says Abhishek Pathak, a PhD candidate in civil engineering, “this project opens many avenues of collaboration across multiple disciplines such as chemistry, material science and high-performance computing.”

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