News from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

UNM research highlighted in four pages of the national publication, Railway Track and Structures, September 2018 issue
September 27, 2018
Research in new technologies for railroad bridge maintenance and management are highlighted in the September 2018 issue of the publication, "Railway Track and Structures". Read More...

CCEE students study abroad in Europe: resilience of European infrastructure
September 13, 2018
Over the summer, 21 students from CCEE traveled to Germany and Holland to complete a study abroad program on the topic of the Resilience of European Infrastructure. Read More...

Graduate student presents at conference
September 5, 2018
Zafrul H. Khan, a doctoral student in the department of civil, construction and environmental engineering, and a graduate research assistant under the tutelage of Dr. Rafiqul Tarefder, presented findings of his research Read More...

Dancers, Researchers Collaborate to Expand Connection Between Arts and Engineering
August 23, 2018
Dancing and engineering seem worlds apart, one artsy, the other all about math and technology. Read More...

High School Students Introduced to Transportation Careers
July 26, 2018
Sixteen high school students from New Mexico participated in the Summer Transportation Institute (STI) hosted by the UNM School of Engineering July 16-27, 2018. Read More...

Researchers Look for Ways to Prevent Railroad Overpass Crashes
July 23, 2018
There is an infamous railroad overpass in North Carolina that gets hit by semis, delivery trucks, and RVs traveling underneath two or three times a month. Read More...

Dr. Cerrato Promoted to Associate Professor
July 23, 2018
Dr. José M. Cerrato has been awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor. Read More...

Taha Promoted to Distinguished Professor
July 19, 2018
The University of New Mexico has promoted Mahmoud Reda Taha, Professor and Chair of the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, to the rank of Distinguished Professor, beginning with the 2018-19 academic year. Read More...

Justin Nichols Awarded Competitive Pat Tillman Scholarship
June 18, 2018
Justin is among 60 individuals who represent the best and brightest from a group of thousands of talented applicants. Read More...