Tuesday, February 21, 2017
The Civil Engineering Department is now offering a new bachelor’s degree in construction management to help meet increasing workforce demands in the bustling, construction-laden North Texas area.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
CE's Anand Puppala is working to determine the benefits of using recycled materials and geocells to improve Texas highways through a two-year, $360,000 Texas Department of Transportation interagency contract.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Fifty-seven undergraduate engineering students earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages and 222 were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester.
Friday, December 9, 2016
The Civil Engineering Department and the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs have won three national U.S. Department of Transportation grants that could be worth about $12 million in funding during the next five years.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Civil Engineering Professor Anand Puppala is the primary investigator on a two-year, $770,909 TxDOT agreement that includes teams from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and Texas A&M's Texas Transportation Institute.
Monday, November 7, 2016
The College of Engineering has experienced unprecedented growth since 2013, and has hired 15 new faculty to meet the challenges and opportunities of the future.
Monday, November 7, 2016
Gomathy Radhakrishna Iyer, a doctoral student in the Civil Engineering Department, has earned the first-ever Evergreen Surety Bond Scholarship from the Environmental Research & Education Foundation.
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Civil engineering professor DJ Seo expects to improve the accuracy of rainfall maps produced by the National Weather Service by 10 to 20 percent for heavy-to-extreme rainfall events through a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration grant.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Xinbao Yu, an assistant professor of civil engineering, is the lead investigator on a two-year, $743,000 award from the Texas Department of Transportation.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Civil engineering has received a $1.2 million TxDOT contract to improve sub-base repair of roads that would reduce pavement cracking and thus improve pavement maintenance.
Friday, September 9, 2016
UTA researchers have earned two grants that will install longer-lasting, sturdier fiber-reinforced concrete pipes developed in UTA labs in actual highway projects in Texas and develop the 100-year service life protocol testing criteria for built pipes for Florida.
Monday, August 29, 2016
While many engineering students spent their summers working, in summer school, or enjoying a much-needed break, several distinguished themselves by winning prestigious awards and competitions
Monday, August 29, 2016
Mindy Gowdy Carmichael has been named director of public works for the City of Arlington, the first woman to hold the post. Video.
Friday, July 22, 2016
Tran Duong, an undergraduate student in the Civil Engineering Department, has been awarded the the North Texas Tollway Authority's Jere W. Thompson Jr. Scholarship.
Monday, July 18, 2016
Peter E. Crouch, dean of engineering for the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and the former dean of Arizona State University’s Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, has been named dean of the nationally ranked College of Engineering.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
More than 230 undergraduate engineering students were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester. Sixty-one earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
D.J. Seo launched a cell phone app called iSeeFlood to encourage the public to file timely reports when they see flooding.
Friday, May 13, 2016
The UT System Board of Regents has approved the design for UTA's new Science and Engineering Innovation and Research building.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
U.S. News and World Report's 2017 Best Graduate Schools list marked a steady rise for UTA graduate engineering programs, now ranked No. 82 among 215 doctoral-granting engineering schools surveyed.
Friday, March 11, 2016
Two UTA researchers are formulating recommendations for the North Texas Council of Governments that take into account public health measures in a regional transportation plan.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The University of Texas at Arlington was named today in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
More than 60 representatives from several agencies gathered at UTA for a Federal Interagency Water Management Workshop.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
UTA and the City of Denton are partnering on a groundbreaking landfill mining project that is the first-ever landfill mining project in Texas and first-ever landfill mining project as part of sustainable waste management system in the country.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Population growth, construction booms, and extreme weather events put major stress on urban infrastructure. UTA is home to cutting-edge, civil engineering research that will lead to new and better development plans for urban communities.
Monday, January 4, 2016
Nearly 200 undergraduate engineering students were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester. Thirty-two earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.