October 25, 2017 - The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) has awarded David Gee, a Civil Engineering graduate student working with Dr. Chungwook Sim, the Daniel P. Jenny Research Fellowship for 2017-2018.
August 09, 2017 - Jinying Zhu, assistant professor of civil engineering, has designed emerging technology to make bridges safer by using acoustics to detect defects in concrete bridge decks.Jinying Zhu’s emerging technology is on the ball, off the chain and poised to make
July 26, 2017 - A study by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Midwest Roadside Safety Facility shows that increasing the height of guardrail systems from 31 to 36 inches could better protect drivers on U.S. highways and interstates.
July 26, 2017 - A partnership between the the university's Mid-American Transportation Center and the Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs creates an academy that gives Native American youth a look into the possibilities of STEM majors.
July 19, 2017 - Assistant professor Richard Wood and Nebraska civil engineering graduate students are part of a team helping Union Pacific to assess loads on a bridge near Columbus and to improve bridge-monitoring technology.
June 29, 2017 - Civil engineering postgraduate students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are using sensors to collect data from a Union Pacific steel bridge built in Columbus, Nebraska, in 1908.
June 08, 2017 - Meetings with program officers in Washington, D.C., have helped Ashraf Aly Hassan, research assistant professor in civil engineering, reshape a proposal he previously submitted to the National Science Foundation.