Department Highlights and News

Meet the New CEE Faculty

Alex Brand Dr. Alex S. Brand is joining the Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering as an Assistant Professor in the Transportation and Infrastructure Systems Engineering Program. Prior to joining Virginia Tech, he earned his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Brand’s research interests include Read more…

Leave a CEE legacy

“Everyone wants to leave some sort of legacy and there is little better than making sure tomorrow’s civil engineers can be even more successful than today’s engineers,” Mike Biscotte (‘80) noted as his motivation to give back to the department. “While there is certainly personal satisfaction from giving back, the real value is the fact Read more…

Three CEE faculty win College of Engineering Honors

At the annual Virginia Tech College of Engineering faculty reception, awards were presented to engineering professors for teaching innovation, research, service, and outreach. Among those were civil and environmental engineering faculty: Gerardo Flintsch  – College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research Montasir Abbas  – College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Service Read more…

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