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?

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

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2016

Cascadia Resilience

The Oregon State School of Civil and Construction Engineering is pleased to announce the new short course, Cascadia Resilience. The purpose of the course is to provide engineering

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College of Engineering News

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.
OSU News Release

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.
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New program to help homeowners, businesses assess their earthquake risks

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Jun 1, 2016
The Cascadia Lifelines Program has created a new online tool that anyone in Oregon can use to better identify the risks they face from a major earthquake on the Cascadia subduction zone.… Read full story.
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OSU robotics program ranked best in West, fourth in nation

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May 19, 2016
The graduate robotics program in the OSU College of Engineering has been ranked as the best in the western United States and fourth in the nation, according to Grad School Hub.… Read full story.

CCE Blog

Faculty Spotlight: Shane Brown

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Jun 6, 2016

As an engineering professional who spent five years in private practice prior to earning his Ph.D., Associate Professor Shane Brown knows first-hand about the skills, concepts, and qualities needed to thrive as a practicing engineer. In his research, Brown aims to identify new ways to help students understand the fundamental concepts they will need to… Continue reading

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Faculty Spotlight: Daniel Borello

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May 16, 2016

Assistant Professor Daniel Borello joined the structural engineering program at CCE in 2014 after earning his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. “Since I am the product of two teachers, I have always had a passion for education,” said Borello. “I entered college with the goal of becoming a physics… Continue reading

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CCE Faculty Members Conduct Structural Testing on 12-Story Tall Wood Building Design

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Apr 28, 2016

CCE faculty members Andre Barbosa and Christopher Higgins are participating in structural testing of a wood lateral-force resisting system, as part of the Framework Project, an anticipated 12-story tall wood building designed by Lever Architecture of Portland. Read more.

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