Bowen Laboratory - Lyles School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University
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1040 South River Road
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2101
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We will be a world class laboratory (people, facility and activities) dedicated to discovery and dissemination of knowledge to achieve high performance and resilient infrastructure systems.
Our mission is to conduct experimental research for the purposes of understanding behavior of infrastructure systems, developing innovative approaches for rehabilitation and new construction, and verifying models and designs through large-scale testing in a world class facility; partnering with alumni, industry and government agencies; retaining and recruiting high quality faculty and students; and working at the boundaries between disciplines.