OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Student Spotlight

Kristina Milaj, Structural Engineering

When it Comes to Tsunamis, Minutes Matter

An Oregon State cross-disciplinary research team is developing a tool to model evacuation scenarios.

Enlisting Microbes to Stabilize Buildings, Reduce Carbon Footprint

What if tiny microbes living in the soil below buildings could be called upon to keep those buildings safe from earthquakes?

Student Spotlight: Kamilah Buker

Graduate Student Spotlight: Kamilah Buker - Transportation Engineering

Education is the core of progress and quality of life. The School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University will use innovative and effective learning tools and methods to provide Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, the United States, and the World with leaders in construction and engineering. The School is committed to pursuing new and innovative knowledge in construction and engineering that ensures safe, resilient, economic, and sustainable environments.

Upcoming Events

Aug
29
2016

OSU LeaderShape

Leadership Academy Pillar: ETHICAL, PURPOSEFUL, INCLUSIVE & COLLABORATIVE (1 each = 4 total credits)

Student Leadership and Involvement (SLI), is offering an exciting opportunity this fall and has agreed to provide a few…
Aug
31
2016

Legal Aspects and Liability of Traffic Safety

This course provides an understanding of the legal responsibilities that Oregon public agencies have to the public for highway safety, and how our court systems work to assure

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College of Engineering News

OSU News Release

Health care systems engineering expert to head OSU school

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Jul 29, 2016
Harriet Nembhard has been named as the new head of the School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Cox named director of Cascadia Lifelines Program

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Jul 21, 2016
Dan Cox, professor of civil and construction engineering in the College of Engineering at OSU, has been named as the new director of the Cascadia Lifelines Program.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

“Smart manufacturing” initiative to aid Pacific Northwest business and industry

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Jul 12, 2016
As a partner in a new $140 million federal initiative, the College of Engineering will help Pacific Northwest businesses to save energy, waste less, create jobs and be more competitive.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New technology could improve use of small-scale hydropower in developing nations

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Jun 30, 2016
OSU engineers have created a new software package that should help people in developing nations make better use of small scale hydropower to produce electricity.… Read full story.
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Sixth cohort begins work with OSU Advantage Accelerator

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Jun 30, 2016
The sixth and newest cohort is beginning Accelerate, a program that helps fledgling or startup companies accelerate their products or services into the marketplace.… Read full story.

CCE Blog

Oregon State Earns Third Place in North America for Big Beam Contest

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Aug 22, 2016

Oregon State University earned third place among competitors throughout North America at the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Big Beam Contest. The contest objective is for student teams to fabricate and test a precast/prestressed concrete beam with the help of local PCI members. The beam must be made primarily of concrete without any trusses, arches, or… Continue reading

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Oregon State to Host 2017 National Student Steel Bridge Competition

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Aug 19, 2016

Oregon State University is pleased to host the 2017 ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC), May 26-27, 2017. The event, which began in the 1980s as a competition between three universities, is a cooperative effort between the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In advance of the… Continue reading

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Faculty Spotlight: Erdem Coleri

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Aug 15, 2016

In his research, Assistant Professor Erdem Coleri explores sustainable pavement materials, energy-efficient pavement design strategies, and infrastructure health monitoring using wireless sensor networks – research that has immediate and practical applications and results in savings for road users and governmental agencies. Coleri, who received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis, joined Oregon State… Continue reading

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