CE News & Spotlights

Seven faculty receive promotions
Posted: April 17, 2007
Purdue's board of trustees approved faculty promotions April 13, 2007 which included Civil Engineering Professors Makarand Hastak, Inez Hua, Dennis A. Lyn, Andrew P. Tarko and W. Jason Weiss along with Associate Professors Judy Liu and Marika Santagata.
Professor Emeritus has novel published
Posted: April 17, 2007
Professor Emeritus Milton Harr Writes his first novel, "The Great Affair."
Senior design presentations April 17th & 19th
Date: April 17, 2007
The CE 498 projects consist of a Child Care Center and a Community Center for Purdue Village with Green Design based on LEED New Construction Ver. 2.2.
April 2007 Newsletter
Posted: April 10, 2007
The CE April on-line newsletter includes announcements of: Civil Engineering Graduate Program advancing in rankings, undergraduate and graduate student awards, alumni who continue to excel in the engineering profession, faculty awards, current research projects and much more.
Professors receive Talbert Abrams Grand Award
Posted: April 4, 2007
Associate Professor Jie Shan, Associate Professor James S. Bethel, Professor Edward M. Mikhail, Chiumng-Shiuan Fu, Bin Li, and Jeffrey Kretsch received Talbert Abrams Grand Award for their journal paper, entitled "Principles and Evaluation of Autostereoscopic Photogrammetric Measurement."
Professor Kumares C. Sinha leads team to India
Posted: March 9, 2007
A team of six traveled to India on a World Bank mission to review and make recommendations for the planning, design and construction aspects of national highway development program in India.
Satellite images used to assess damage of Hurricane Katrina
Posted: March 8, 2007
Research has revealed that approximately 511.3 km2 of the earth's surface was submerged.
Strengthening the soil will decrease earthquake damage
Posted: March 6, 2007
An interdisciplinary group of researchers at Purdue University have found that adding small quantities of bentonite to fine sands reduces the risk of liquefaction. This NSF collaborative research project includes Purdue Civil Engineering Professors Antonio Bobet, Vincent P. Drnevich and Marika C. Santagata, Professor Cliff T. Johnston, Agronomy, and Professor Alexander Wei, Chemistry.
Seven alumni receive CEAAA
Posted: February 28, 2007
The School of Civil Engineering honored seven outstanding graduates with the Civil Engineering Alumni Achievement Award during the awards ceremony February 15, 2007.
Professor receives National Science Foundation's CAREER award
Posted: February 27, 2007
Assistant Professor Marika Santagata of the Geotechnical Engineering group was awarded this month the CAREER award, the National Science Foundation's most prestigious honor for young researchers.

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