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Graduate students within the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering often participate in MCEER research.
Created by the NSF in 1986 as the National Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, MCEER is supported by UB, several federal agenices and private industry to advance earthquake engineering.
The MCEER researchers and investigators are recognized worldwide for changing standards and improving the earthquake resiliency of buildings and other structures.
Satish Nagarajaiah, PhD (’90) is recognized in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) 2021 class of Distinguished Members.
Civil engineering alumnus Nicos Makris has been named Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Michael Constantinou SUNY Distinguished Professor of Structural and Earthquake Engineering
Ravi Ranade Assistant Professor - Structural and Earthquake Engineering, Bridge Engineering
Chris Renschler Associate Professor - Department of Geography
Pinar Okumus Assistant Professor, Structural and Bridge Engineering
Teng Wu Assistant Professor - Structural and Earthquake Engineering, Bridge Engineering