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Dr. Chris Cox Named CEE Department Head

COE Dean Wayne T. Davis is pleased to announce that after a national search, Dr. Chris D. Cox, professor and associate head in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), has ...

Dr. Cherry Recognized for Sustainability Contributions

At the Environmental Leadership Luncheon on Wednesday, April 22, , 2015, at the UT Gardens, Dr. Chris Cherry's contributions to promoting and advancing sustainability at the University of ...

Dr. Retherford Receives SCI Faculty Fellow

A huge congrats from the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering to Dr. J (Jenny Retherford) for being named as one of the two SCI (Smart Communities Initiative) Faculty Fellow. CEE ...

Engineering Team Involved in USDA Water Study

Thanks to a program being funded in conjunction with the US Department of Agriculture, UT researchers are helping lead a study on how to best avoid the type of drought problems facing ...

ASCE Students Place in Top 4

The UT American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) student group placed in the Top 4 at the Southeast Regional Conference on March 19–21. The conference consisted of challenging and exciting ...

Congratulations to Jordan Hicks, and Shane Hagen Who Received Awards

Congratulations to the following undergraduates of the department that won EUReCA awards this week. Silver Office of Research and Engagement Award and College of Engineering 2nd Place Award ...

Spring Break Service Project for CEE Senior Design Students

While many students enjoyed relaxing beaches (or couches) during their spring break, a group of dedicated undergraduate seniors spent their week providing life’s essential need to families in ...

Dr. Papanicolaou's Recent Paper is ranked Number #5

Prof. Thanos Papanicolaou and his team’s recent paper “Stability Analysis of Semicohesive Streambanks with CONCEPTS: Coupling Field and Laboratory Investigations to Quantify the Onset of ...

Dr. Edwin Burdette has Professorship Named in his Honor

An iconic member of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Engineering received a high honor recently as the Dr. Edwin G. Burdette Professorship Endowment was announced.

UT ...

Dr. Nambisan's Paper Honored at Conference

Transportation Systems STEM Summer Academy for Teachers—a paper by Dr. Shashi Nambisan, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Dr. Jennifer Richards, Department of Food Science ...

Civil Engineering Student Jennifer Norwood Co-op at Southern Company

Jennifer Norwood, a civil engineering major who accepted a co-op at Southern Company located in Atlanta, Georgia. Norwood describes the department she worked in and what her main ...

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325 John D. Tickle Building
Knoxville, Tennessee 37996-2313

Phone: 865-974-2503
Fax: 865-974-2669

Dr. Gregory D. Reed, Interim
Department Head

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