Topic: Earthquake engineering

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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Dr. Gregory L. Fenves Appointed Dean

June 3, 2008

Dr. Gregory L. Fenves, international expert in structural engineering, has been appointed dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering.

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