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Arabi_awardDr. Arabi Receives the COE George T. Abell Mid-Career Faculty Award

Dr. Mazdak Arabi, Borland Professor of Water Resources in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, is the recipient of the 2016 College of Engineering’s George T. Abell Outstanding Mid-Career Faculty Award. Mazdak was recognized for his exceptional ability and propensity to procure large, multi-disciplinary and multi-institutional center-based research funding, such as the Water Sustainability […]

Aditi BhaskarTHE DEPARTMENT WELCOMES THREE NEW FACULTY MEMBER THIS FALL

Dr. Aditi Bhaskar specializes in changes to hydrologic systems from urban development, with a focus on interactions between groundwater, surface water, and engineered stormwater and water distribution systems. Dr. Bhaskar received a Sc.B. in Geology-Physics/Math from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, and a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She […]

Gaofeng JiaTHE DEPARTMENT WELCOMES THREE NEW FACULTY MEMBER THIS FALL

Dr. Gaofeng Jia specializes in natural hazard risk assessment/mitigation, robust analysis/design of complex engineering systems and high performance structures, risk-informed decision making, modeling of aging and deterioration of infrastructure, as well as automated condition assessment of civil infrastructure with the ultimate goal of enhancing infrastructure resilience. His research brings together the versatility of generalized simulation-based […]

Ryan MorrisonTHE DEPARTMENT WELCOMES THREE NEW FACULTY MEMBER THIS FALL

Dr. Ryan Morrison’s research focuses on environmental flows and riverscape modifications. Specifically, his research has been centered on sustainably integrating ecological and human needs into water resource management, both from engineering and social science perspectives, and his work emphasizes the impacts of river management on aquatic ecosystems while exploring new methods for mitigating management effects. […]

MahmoudDr. Mahmoud invited to fourth Arab-American Frontiers symposium

Dr. Hussam Mahmoud has been invited to participant in the fourth Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine symposium, hosted by the Masdar Institute of Science Technology on its campus in Abu Dhabi on 5-7 November 2016. The upcoming symposium is held in partnership with Masdar Institute, New York University Abu Dhabi, Khalifa University and […]

Dr. Venayagamoorthy presents UCSB ME Graduate-Student-Invited Seminar

On May 9th-10th, Dr. Venayagamoorthy presented at the inaugural Mechanical Engineering Graduate-Student-Invited Seminar hosted by University of California-Santa Barbara Mechanical Engineering. Read more about this event.

CEE's Hydraulics Lab featured in HydroLink magazine

The latest of IAHR’s HydroLink magazine, featuring CSU’s Hydraulics Lab. Read IAHR Issue

A CEE CIVE 439 project team entered the national 2015 EPA Rainworks competition at the urging of Dr. Kimberly Catton. Our team placed in the top 16 entries in the country. More than 75 teams participated representing 500 students and faculty in the disciplines of landscape architecture, engineering, environmental science, urban planning, economics, communications and […]

Darrell FontaneDr. Fontane awarded 2016 Distance Learning Teacher of the Year

Dr. Darrell Fontane has been presented with the 2016 Distance Learning Teacher of the Year Award by the Colorado Distance Learning Association. The Colorado Distance Learning Association was founded in 2011, with a mission to promote the development and application of distance learning for education and training across Colorado. The association addresses distance learning communities […]

ASCE_3rd_place_ winners_smCongratulations ASCE Student Organization!!!

Our ASCE student organization placed 3rd overall at the Rocky Mountain Regional Conference held this April. The steel bridge finally held the weight required for the first time in over a decade and placed 5th. The concrete canoe placed 4th. There was a new rule this year for the canoe in that no painting of […]