Fri, 03/01/2024 | College of EngineeringCEE alum Paul Liao and wife Mei-Yea honored with Diamond Award
CEE alum Paul Liao and his wife Mei-Yea's legacy spans from humble beginnings in Taiwan to transformative impacts in education, community and aquaculture globally.
Fri, 03/01/2024Morteza Derakhti joins the department
Derakhti brings his expertise in ocean wave modeling and coastal engineering from his work in the Applied Physics Lab.
Fri, 02/23/2024Building community resilience: A $2 million NSF grant will transform disaster response
Cynthia Chen leads an NSF grant project aimed at using technology to enhance emergency response and community resilience.
Fri, 02/16/2024 | UW Applied Physics LaboratoryUsing a wave energy converter to recharge a UUV
A collaborative team from the UW and Oregon State University have integrated several technologies to test a prototype system that harnesses the power of ocean waves to send electricity to an ocean observing vehicle.
Fri, 02/16/2024 | Earthquake Engineering Research InstituteBrett Maurer and Morgan Sanger Receive 2023 Outstanding Paper Award
Professor Brett Maurer and Ph.D. student Morgan Sanger win an EERI Outstanding Paper Award for their research on AI use in earthquake hazard mitigation.
Mon, 02/12/2024Unraveling a nitrogen cycle mystery
Research about ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms reshapes our perspective on their physiology and ecological niche.
Tue, 01/30/2024Advancing surface water tracking in Bangladesh
Professor Faisal Hossain helps lead NASA's SWOT satellite mission to aid in Bangladesh's water management.
Mon, 01/29/2024CEE announces new professorships
Edward Kolodziej and Don MacKenzie have both been named Allan & Inger Osberg Endowed Professors.
Mon, 01/22/2024Expanding the circle of his impact
Mo Malakoutian brings his unique perspective from the realms of engineering and education to public service and local government.
Tue, 01/02/2024 | UW NewsPredators, prey and climate change
Climate change alters snow conditions, which will reshape how predators and prey interact with each other in snowy habitats.
Tue, 12/26/2023 | College of EngineeringProfessor writes children's books
CEE professor Faisal Hossain has written three children's books about scientists and gadgets.
Thu, 12/14/2023 | UW NewsAmazon's delivery impact
New research by CEE team shows that Seattle metro residents near Amazon delivery stations face more pollution but order fewer packages.
Wed, 12/13/2023 | College of EngineeringConstruction site turned classroom
CEE undergraduates tour the new Interdisciplinary Engineering Building to learn about reinforcing steel.
Wed, 12/13/2023CEE hosts 18th annual Career Fair
Students met with more than 90 employers to learn about internships and jobs.
Thu, 12/07/2023Student successes
Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe teams compete in national competitions.
Thu, 12/07/2023Center news
PacTrans hosts a high school summer camp to inspire the next generation of engineers, NW TTAP appoints a new director, and RAPID Center technology maps flood resilience in East Africa
Thu, 12/07/2023Honors & awards
Congratulations to students and faculty who have received awards, scholarships and other honors.
Thu, 12/07/2023First-year students become acquainted with “Drones n’ Lasers”
Students gets hands-on with LiDAR drones, transforming campus landscapes into detailed 3D models.
Mon, 11/27/2023Elevating engineering careers for tomorrow’s challenges
CEE’s professional master’s programs offer flexible options for many different fields.
Thu, 11/16/2023 | Seattle TimesWashington's engineering gap
The state faces a critical civil engineering shortage amidst soaring industry demand, as CEE Chair Bart Nijssen notes in the Seattle Times.
Mon, 11/06/2023From uniforms to Huskies: Military leaders forge new paths pursuing graduate degrees in CEE
In CEE, military officers have found a home for their academic pursuits while enriching the departmental community with their unique perspectives.
Thu, 10/26/2023 | College of EngineeringShowcasing student research
Engineering undergraduate students in CEE share their summer research experiences.
Wed, 10/18/2023Julian Marshall honored with 2022 Environmental Science and Technology Letters Best Paper Award
Julian Marshall wins award for his paper focused on the link between redlining and air pollution disparities in cities across the U.S.
Thu, 10/12/2023Building Disaster-Resilient Communities
New center will help communities prepare for and respond to disasters, with expertise from 100+ UW researchers.
Mon, 10/09/2023TRAC Director Mark Hallenbeck retires
The director of the Washington State Transportation Center influenced roadway systems and transportation engineering locally and nationally.