MCEER News

Keep up to date with the lastest MCEER news.

11/16/18
Michel Bruneau shared findings from his latest report to the international collaborative institute at Tongji University in China earlier this month.
11/12/18
Department Chair Joseph Atkinson attended the Institution’s celebration, and the Department was one of 12 universities featured in the Institution’s commemorative album, Shaping the World.
11/8/18
Teng Wu, assistant professor in UB’s Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering Department will now serve on the editorial board for Structural Engineering International (SEI).
8/27/18
Paolo Bourdeau, a junior in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering at UB plans to use the research he developed during the 10-week Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Research Internship program, to make his home country Haiti more resilient to hurricanes.
8/17/18
An article on AccuWeather about how bridges in the U.S. are built to withstand threats from powerful winds, hurricanes and earthquakes interviews Andrew Whittaker, a professor in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering and director of the Institute of Bridge Engineering and MCEER.
7/31/18
Andreas Stavridis, a structural engineering assistant professor and his PhD student Supratik Bose traveled to Nepal to assist with efforts aimed at improving the resiliency of the buildings. This was the Stavridis’ third trip to Nepal since the 2015 earthquake.
7/26/18
UB has the fifth ranked civil engineering program in the country and the 12th ranked program in the world, according to the 2018 global rankings from the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), referred to as the Shanghai Ranking.
7/24/18
Assistant professor Teng Wu and PhD student Shaopeng Li traveled to ASCE’s Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) conference a month ago to present research on wind tunnel models for bridges.