OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Pedro Lomónaco to direct O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory

Lomónaco comes to OSU after serving as director of the marine research facility at the University of Cantabria in Spain.

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.

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

New technology may speed up, build awareness of landslide risks

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Nov 19, 2014
A new way to use lidar technology could revolutionize the understanding of landslides around the world, and reveal them in some areas to be far more pervasive than ever before understood.… Read full story.
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New advance in cryopreservation could change management of world blood supplies

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Nov 17, 2014
OSU engineers have identified a way to speed up the processing of frozen blood, which may have significant impacts on management of the world blood supply.… Read full story.
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OSU partnership forms new center for software development

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Nov 6, 2014
Two organizations at Oregon State University have joined forces to create a new center offering expanded services in product testing, software development and hosting.… Read full story.
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Running robots of future may learn from world’s best two-legged runners: birds

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Oct 29, 2014
The best bipedal runners in the world may be birds, and OSU researchers are studying them to make better robots.… Read full story.
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Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator accepting applications

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Oct 22, 2014
The Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator program will begin its next cohort in January, and is now seeking participants.… Read full story.

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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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