Rivers are arteries for human civilisation, and can enable prosperity or, in the case of flooding or drought, they can bring the potential for devastation. Dr Fiachra O’Loughlin from UCD School of Civil Engineering is using freely available satellite data to better model and understand large river systems.
2019 marked the 40th anniversary of the Crampton Prize, a prize funded by G and T Crampton for each of the Civil Engineering Schools in Dublin (UCD, TCD and TUDublin). This year, the awards ceremony was hosted in the Dining Hall in Trinity College Dublin - a very apt choice given that G and T Crampton carried out the renovation of this building following a fire in the 1980s.
UCD College of Engineering and Architecture are delighted to announce the centenary celebration of the UCD Schools of Civil, Electrical and Electronic and Mechanical and Materials Engineering. Since 1919, over 7,500 engineering gradautes from these three Schools have gone on to play leading roles in industry, business, academia and society.
We have recently unveiled the School of Civil Engineering Wall of Fame. The Wall of Fame promotes graduates from our civil engineering degree who have excelled in their careers over the past thirty years.
TRUSS is a Marie-Sklodowska Innovative Training Network coordinated by Arturo Gonzalez (UCD School of Civil Engineering) and sponsored by the European Commission, that aims to protect Europe’s infrastructure.