In the News

Building Better Bridges

America has an infrastructure problem, and Ömer Bilgin, associate professor, has received an Ohio Department of Transportation grant to help solve bridge problems.

Building Better Bridges
Sabbatical Reflections: Teaching and Collaborating in Turkey and Russia
"Interacting with students from around the world is priceless; they are creative with bold ideas . . . the civil engineering profession is in good hands around the world," said Dr. Ömer Bilgin, associate professor.
Reflections
Carnegie Fellowship Awarded to Dr. Eustace.

Dr. Deogratias Eustace, associate professor, was awarded a Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship. He'll collaborate with the University of Dar es Salaam and with Dr. Hannibal Bwire, Department of Transportation and Geotechnical Engineering, on Curriculum Co-development for a Graduate Transportation Engineering Program, which will engage scholars born in Africa and now based in the United States, Canada or Africa.

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U.S. Patent

Dr. Elias Toubia, assistant professor, receives U.S. patent #9109354 for Rapid Assembly of a Modular Structure.

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Roundabout Safety

Dr. Deogratias Eustace, associate professor, and director, University of Dayton Transportation Group, discussed the safety of roundabouts with the Springfield News and Sun, "Roundabouts improve safety, but plan divides Springfield drivers."

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Outstanding Paper Award

Congratulations to Elias Toubia, assistant professor, as recipient of The Masonry Society Journal Outstanding Paper Award for "In-Plane Loading of Brick Veneer over Wood Shear Walls."

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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Dr. Robert Liang, Department Chair

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