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.
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.