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Fall 2013 Issue of blueprint Magazine

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New and redesigned fall 2013 issue of "blueprint" magazine is now available.

Welcome to the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Houston. We are located in Houston, Texas; a city with one of the highest concentrations of civil and environmental engineering companies in the country. Our educational programs offer unique opportunities for a successful career start. The Department has approximately 383 undergraduates and 169 graduate students pursuing BSCE, MS, MCE and PhD degrees in civil and environmental engineering.

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Few Houstonians wake each morning concerned that the clean water that pours from their faucets could run dry, but some residents who live several hours north of Houston in Foss, Okla., might worry about their water. The extended drought has caused high evaporative losses in Foss Reservoir, and the remaining water has higher-than-usual salt content without the diluting effects of rain.

October 17, 2014
Few Houstonians wake each morning concerned that the clean water that pours from their faucets could run dry, but some residents who live several hours north of Houston in Foss, Okla., might worry...

University of Houston Receives IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing
Award Marks Site of 1987 Discovery of High Temperature Superconductivity

October 15, 2014
University of Houston Receives IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and ComputingAward Marks Site of 1987 Discovery of High Temperature Superconductivity

The Mehta family has provided support to establish the Mehta Family Engineering Research Center on the ground floor of the University of Houston’s new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building.

October 6, 2014
The Mehta family has provided support to establish the Mehta Family Engineering Research Center on the ground floor of the University of Houston’s new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering...

Shell Oil Company is contributing $3.5 million to the University of Houston in support of the new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building and other educational initiatives.

October 6, 2014
Shell Oil Company is contributing $3.5 million to the University of Houston in support of the new Multidisciplinary Research and Engineering Building and other educational initiatives.

Department Updates

Civil Engineering Undergrad Awarded ASCE Scholarship
Civil Engineering Undergrad Awarded ASCE Scholarship
April 17, 2013

Josue Navarro, a civil engineering undergraduate student, received a Houston Branch ASCE Scholarship. He was recognized at the April 16 Houston Branch ASCE 70th Anniversary Luncheon by Brett Pope, P.E., (MCE ’11), ASCE Houston Branch Vice President - Education.

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Featured Faculty Research

Kyle Strom, Ph.D.

My primary research interests are in fluid-sediment interactions in natural systems such as rivers and estuaries. This includes areas of study such as transport of...

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