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Course Offering Fall 2017 Structural Design 1
August 17, 2017
CE 410 will develop structural engineers who understand the fundamental behavior of structural elements, Read More...

Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon Successfully Led Two NSF Proposals, Totaling Close to $1.4 Million Dollars, Awarded by Two Different NSF Programs
August 10, 2017
In the first project funded by the NSF Hydrologic Sciences program, Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon is the lead PI in a team of researchers from the University of New Mexico, University of Colorado, Colorado School of Mines and Colorado State University. Read More...

Los Alamos County, LANL and Summer Interns Partner To Test Cutting Edge Technology
August 7, 2017
Since June, Los Alamos County has been involved in the research and development phase of hololens through a partnership with LANL, UNM and a group of LANL summer interns. Read More...

UNM Resilience Institute Hosting Second Annual Colloquium
August 3, 2017
The University of New Mexico Resilience Institute is hosting its second annual international resilience colloquium, Urban Resilience: Research Gaps and Implementation Roadmap, on August 7th - 8th, 2017. Read More...

UNM Named a "Leader" by Brookings Institution
July 31, 2017
The Brookings Institution, in a new report, states that only 20% of the nation’s public universities excel at both promoting opportunity and generating research. UNM is one of those universities. Read More...

Six High Schoolers Present Results of Their Internship to UNM Mentors, Faculty, and Stephanie Kean, Field Representative of Congresswoman Michelle Lujan-Grisham
July 17, 2017
The second summer camp on smart management of infrastructure hosted the interns’ presentations on July 12, 2017. This is an annual opportunity for high school students to conduct research in the Smart Management of Infrastructure Laboratory (SMILab) directed by Dr. Fernando Moreu, Assistant Professor in the Civil Engineering Department, and mentored by undergraduate and graduate students members of SMILab. Read More...

Dr. Lucia Rodriguez-Freire Accepts Assistant Professor Position at New Jersey Institute of Technology
July 17, 2017
Dr. Rodriguez-Freire joined the University of New Mexico as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the E-H2O Research Group (P.I. is Dr. José M. Cerrato from the Department of Civil Engineering) in August 2015. Read More...

UNM4Nepal Team Completes Second Successful Trip
July 13, 2017
The UNM4Nepal team recently returned from their second successful trip to Nepal, where they built a Womenss Community Center in one of the earthquake-stricken rural districts. Read More...

NOMAD Group from Sandia Labs Visits the Department
July 6, 2017
On June 26, 2017, Dr. Fernando Moreu presented a seminar to the Sandia National Laboratories Nonlinear Mechanics and Dynamics (NOMAD) Research Institute. Read More...