The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is actively engaged in research aimed at enhancing society by developing new materials, preserving and protecting the environment, creating sustainable solutions, increasing our understanding of engineering systems and their design, and examining the best approaches for training a new engineering workforce. CEE researchers are highly collaborative and are working with colleagues both on-campus and across the globe on multi-disciplinary projects.

These pages include descriptions of recent and developing CEE research in the following strategic areas:
Leveraging campus resources, faculty in CEE are working with labs and centers on campus including: