OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Engineering bridges to span borders

OSU CCE faculty and students are working in their separate specialties to advance civil engineering to ensure that 21st-century bridges and buildings have the resilience to last well into the 22nd century.

OSU researchers using radar to make coastal areas safer

Using existing radar technology, OSU coastal and ocean engineering researchers are helping to make coastal areas safer for all users.

Building a foundation to lead the future

The small Albanian village Kristina Milaj grew up in is hard to find on a map. But this spirited senior in civil engineering at Oregon State University is making a very visible mark on the world as a standout student, driven humanitarian and peer leader.

More than a classroom: CCE providing comprehensive education

Growing up in Medford, Ore., Sara Quitugua always knew she wanted to attend Oregon State University, even if she did not always have an exact idea about what she wanted to pursue.

OSU researchers using LiDAR scanning to rebuild Christchurch

On February 22, 2011, a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck the Canterbury region of New Zealand, devastating the city of Christchurch

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.

College of Engineering News

OSU News Release

Lomónaco to direct Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory

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Oct 10, 2014
Pedro Lomónaco, an expert in coastal and maritime engineering, has been named the director of the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Grant to enhance minority participation in STEM disciplines

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Oct 9, 2014
A five-year, $3.44 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help improve STEM education at OSU and other collaborating universities.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Rivers recover natural conditions quickly following dam removal

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Oct 8, 2014
Rivers can quickly return to their natural state, both physically and biologically, following removal of dams, a new study shows.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Task force outlines major initiatives to prepare for Pacific Northwest earthquake, tsunami

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Sep 30, 2014
A Governor's Task Force led by Scott Ashford, dean of the College of Engineering, has outlined a significant, long-term effort to prepare for the major earthquake in Oregon's future.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Mechanized human hands: System designed to improve hand function lost to nerve damage

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Sep 25, 2014
The OSU creation of a simple pulley mechanism for implantation in human hands may some day help restore grasping function for people with nerve damage.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Oct
21
2014

Study Engineering Abroad: Europe

Always wanted to go to Europe? Get the basics of how you as an engineering student can make study abroad happen! Worried about not graduating on time or finances? Let…
Oct
21
2014

Study Engineering Abroad: Europe

Always wanted to go to Europe? Get the basics of how you as an engineering student can make study abroad happen! Worried about not graduating on time or finances? Let…
Oct
28
2014

Study Engineering Abroad: Asia

Come learn how you can go abroad in YOUR major with OSU financial aid and earn OSU resident credits.…
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CCE Blog

OSU CCE to host open houses to introduce new laboratories

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Oct 10, 2014

The Oregon State University School of Civil and Construction Engineering will host a pair of facility open houses on Thursday, Oct. 16, to introduce two new water research Oregon BEST laboratories. An open house and ribbon cutting for the Multipurpose Hydraulics Research Facility will take place at 11:45 a.m. at the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research… Continue reading

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Task force outlines major initiatives to prepare for Pacific Northwest earthquake, tsunami

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Oct 6, 2014

A task force that studied implementation of the Oregon Resilience Plan submitted to the Oregon legislature an ambitious program to save lives, mitigate damage and prepare for a massive subduction zone earthquake and tsunami looming in the future of the Pacific Northwest. The recommendations of the Governor’s Task Force on Resilience Plan Implementation, if enacted, would… Continue reading

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OSU students have successful trip to Oregon Transportation Summit

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Sep 22, 2014

This past week, 12 students from the Oregon State University School of Civil and Construction Engineering attended the annual Oregon Transportation Summit in Portland, hosted by the Oregon Transportation Research and Education Consortium and Portland State University.  The summit brought together Oregon’s academic and transportation professionals to advance the state of the field by accelerating… Continue reading

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