College of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental EngineeringResearch and Outreach

Research and Outreach

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SCC Girder TestBoth the students and faculty of the Auburn University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering benefit from active involvement with following research and outreach centers.  Most of the department's research is conducted through the National Center for Asphalt Technology or the Highway Research Center.

Research Centers

Recent Research News

Participants attending Auburn University - Stormwater Research Facility’s Stormwater Week Installer Training construct a fence on Tuesday, May 14 at the facility in Opelika.
Stormwater Research Facility hosts weeklong training and conference
The Auburn University - Stormwater Research Facility hosted over 300 stormwater professionals in May during its Stormwater Week to train, inform, and demonstrate the latest techniques and research in stormwater management.
6/5/24 1:00 PM
David, who joined the Auburn faculty in 2012, has served as an assistant professor, associate professor and was recently promoted to the rank of full professor.
David named associate dean for research
Allan David has been named associate dean for research for Auburn University’s Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, according to an announcement by Dean Mario Eden.
5/29/24 7:45 AM
Nora Lopez Rivera, doctoral student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, poses for a photo on Auburn University's campus.
CEE doctoral students earns DOE research award
Nora Lopez Rivera, doctoral student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, was honored with a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) award.
5/24/24 12:00 PM
Attendees during tour of NCAT Test Track
NCAT hosts triennial Test Track Conference
The National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) hosted its triennial Test Track Conference May 7-9 at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center. The event presented advancements in the design, construction, materials, maintenance and sustainability of asphalt pavements to over 300 industry professionals. Highlighting the latest findings from the 8th cycle of accelerated pavement testing conducted at NCAT's Test Track, situated just 20 minutes east of Auburn University, the conference offered insights into the forefront of asphalt pavement research and development.
5/21/24 11:30 AM
Pictured is the Shelby Center for Engineering Technology on Auburn's campus.
Graduate School honors 28 students from Auburn Engineering
More than 20 engineering graduate students were recognized at the annual Auburn University Graduate School awards ceremony, Friday, April 26, in the Melton Student Center Ballroom.
4/30/24 9:45 AM