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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.
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.

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

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.
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.
The U.S. News and World Report released its annual rankings for 2019, and the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering ranked 32 among civil engineering programs and 58 among environmental engineering programs.