MCEER News

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4/20/18
Two SEAS faculty members were among the five UB professors to be appointed to the rank of SUNY Distinguished Professor, the highest faculty achievement in the SUNY system.
4/20/18
A PhD structural engineering student presented her research at the first ever LS-DYNA User’s Meeting for Building and Civil Applications. The meeting was held in Livermore, California and organized by Arup, an international engineering and design firm, and Livermore Software Technology Corporation (LSTC), the technology company that developed LS-DYNA.
4/19/18
An assistant professor representing UB’s Institute of Bridge Engineering (IBE), presented findings of a study indicating the importance of investments in fire protection for railway tunnels.
4/16/18

The faculty members were appointed to SUNY's highest faculty rank for their innovative research and teaching, and community service.

4/6/18
An article on Engineering News-Record about new composite steel modules that could speed office tower construction reports research is about to get underway at UB to fine-tune the modules. Michel Bruneau, professor of civil, structural and environmental engineering, leads the UB research team.
4/3/18
A new study by Teng Wu, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, and his PhD student Reda Snaiki proposes an analytical framework for the rapid estimate of rain rate during tropical cyclones.
4/2/18

Assistant professor and graduate student research publish findings in Journal of Petroleum Science; findings show understanding geomechanical effects are essential.

3/28/18
A Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering assistant professor and Institute of Bridge Engineering (IBE) faculty member spoke at the Engineer’s week (E-week) conference for professional engineers in Western New York.