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Lymon C. Reese

2021 Lymon C. Reese Distinguished Lecture

Professor Lymon C. Reese had a 33-year career at UT Austin, conducting pioneering work in performing field studies with instrumented piles and drilled shafts. Elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 1975, he developed analytical methods now widely used in the design of deep foundations.

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Alumnus Elected to National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) announced today that James Barnard, alumnus of the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, has been elected to the prestigious academy.

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Professor Bill O'Brien receives the 2021 ASCE Computing in Civil Engineering Award

The American Society of Civil Engineers has selected William J. O'Brien to receive the 2021 Computing in Civil Engineering Award for his leadership in linking science, public policy and the construction industry to drive technology development and progress.

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$4.2 Million Investment from NSF Boosts Hazards Engineering Research at UT Austin

NSF renews support for the Cockrell School of Engineering at UT Austin to house one of seven, state-of-the-art, experimental natural hazards research facilities. 

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

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Undergraduate Civil Engineering Program

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92%

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'Like a Wartime Effort': Texas Engineers Mobilize to Battle COVID-19

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Department Chair Bob Gilbert Elected to National Academy of Engineering

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