News and Announcements

New engineering building groundbreaking

Construction underway on massive new building for College of Engineering

10/25/2018
Pennington Engineering Building features state-of-the-art research laboratories, teaching laboratories and collaborative spaces

Elie Hajj in pavement lab

Pavement program selected to develop, deploy innovative asphalt technologies

10/15/2018
Federal Highway Administration grants University of Nevada, Reno $3 million over five years for national project

Professor Saiidi and an engineering student make necessary repairs to the bridge during testing.

Bridge shake test is part of earthquake engineering research for Caltrans

10/11/2018
Mehdi Saiidi, civil engineering professor and leader of the project, is also an award-winning researcher in 2018.

A group of Nevada leaders with Governor Brian Sandoval and NWIC.

Nevada Water Innovation Campus finds success in water preservation

10/2/2018
NWIC, a collaborative effort between the College of Engineering and local agencies, creates water research programs to help Northern Nevada.

University Shake Lab

New Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research Director sees renaissance ahead for department

8/15/2018
David McCallen's background in simulations brings new earthquake technologies research

PASS system traffic simulator

Transportation simulation changes how Reno thinks of traffic

7/23/2018
College of Engineering Professor Zong Tian works to make the streets of Reno more cost-effective

Golden Gate Bridge at night with city lights

Winner of 2018 Nevada Medal for Distinguished Paper in Bridge Engineering Announced

7/2/2018
University of Utah Ph.D. student Ruoyang Wu receives the prestigious award

Four students from the University's Make48 team standing side-by-side.

Student makers to compete in nationally televised Make48 College Challenge

5/23/2018
Four outstanding engineering students named to Biggest Little Makers team will represent Reno’s burgeoning innovation and maker culture

Innovation Day 2017

Engineering Innovation Day showcases undergraduate senior capstone projects

5/2/2018
Seniors in the College of Engineering present their projects to the public on May 4

April 24's experiment

Earthquake lab shakes two-span, 70-foot-long bridge in accelerated bridge construction method test

4/26/2018
Six different bridge connection types were tested, taking on extreme earthquake magnitudes

Kamol and Yaqi with lettuce

Carbon nanotubes in food plants: searching for a needle in a haystack

4/20/2018
College of Engineering research finds new reliable method for detection

Concrete canoe racing

Concrete canoe team races to prepare for MidPac Conference

4/20/2018
The University of Nevada, Reno looks for success in the concrete canoe, steel bridge and water treatment events