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Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 27

Department Celebration

3:00PM - 5:30PM

Wednesday, October 11

Meet Your CAEE Faculty

12:00PM - 2:00PM

Area(s) of Expertise:
Geotechnical Engineering
Sustainable Systems Engineering

Educational Qualifications:
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 2015
M.S., Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 2010
B.E., Anna University, 2008

Technical Interests:
Multi-scale modeling of natural hazards, landslides, earthquakes, debris flows, material point method, discrete element, and lattice Boltzmann, high-performance computing in geomechanics; large-scale big data frameworks for modeling infrastructure systems.

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Civil, Environmental Engineering Again Ranked Among Top Undergraduate Engineering Programs

The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has once again been named one of the nation’s top engineering schools.

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Why Black Neighborhoods Have More Vehicle-Pedestrian Crashes

There's a growing body of research showing that members of marginalized populations are more likely to be involved in severe or fatal crashes as pedestrians, and that disparity is on the rise.

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Seismic Design Team competes in San Francisco

Students from the University of Texas CAEE Seismic Design Team traveled to San Francisco, California in April to participate in the 2023 Undergraduate Seismic Design Competition. In this competition, which is hosted by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, student teams are required to submit RFPs in response to a prompt modeled around a real-world scenario. This year’s problem statement required students to design skybridges connecting two new building structures.

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2023 Department Leadership Awards

The Civil, Architectural and Environmental Department has announced the recipients of the 2023 Departmental Leadership Awards! These students and faculty have set themselves apart from their peers academically and as prominent members in our community. Congratulations to these deserving individuals!

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Top Ranked Programs

Civil & Environmental Engineering Program Ranked in the Top 5 in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

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