Topic: Department of Civil Engineering

University of Texas Awarded $1.7 Million USDOT University Transportation Grant

Oct. 23, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has awarded The University of Texas at Austin $1.7 million in grants to advance cutting-edge research and educational programs that address critical transportation challenges facing the nation.

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UT Austin Research Will Help Cities Rebuild After Earthquakes

Aug. 1, 2013

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin are conducting a study that will help a city rebuild after a string of earthquakes, thanks to a boost from the U.S. National Science Foundation and the government of New Zealand. The knowledge gained could one day help set building codes in earthquake-prone areas in the United States and abroad.

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Health Notes: Researchers Examine the Science and Sociology of Family Health

June 12, 2008

June 15 is Father's Day. Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss issues ranging from father/daughter relationships to the psychological health of stay-at-home dads. The following experts are available to discuss their research on family relationships.

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Engineer selected for University of Nebraska-Lincoln event

Jan. 10, 2008
Engineer selected for University of Nebraska-Lincoln event

James O. Jirsa, a civil engineering professor, was one of four alumni selected to participate in "Master's Week" at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for his work as a leading applications-oriented researcher in the behavior and design of reinforced concrete structures.

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