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  Faculty of Engineering COVID-19 Information

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering will be closing at 3:00pm on Friday, October 8, 2021 for the Thanksgiving long weekend and will re-open on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 8:30am. Western University will be closed on Monday, October 11, 2021.

El Damatty honoured for excellence in research

Each year, Western Engineering presents a faculty member with the Engineering Award for Excellence in Research to recognize their outstanding research contributions. Civil and Environmental Professor and Department Chair Ashraf El Damatty is this year’s recipient, recognized for his internationally leading expertise in the area of Structural and Wind Engineering. 

Read the full article in Western Engineering News | May 28, 2021 

 Slobodan Simonovic named among world’s top climate scientists

It’s time to ditch the historical “100-year flood” model in infrastructure planning in favour of more dynamic tools that account for climate change and other variables, according to Western’s Slobodon Simonovic, who has just been named one of the world’s 1,000 most influential climate scientists.
Read the full article in Western News

Ayman El Ansary is this year’s recipient of the R. Mohan Mathur Award for Excellence in Teaching

The award is presented annually to an outstanding Western Engineering faculty member to recognize their exceptional contributions to University teaching and the promotion of academic excellence amongst our students.

Read the full article in Western Engineering News | May 20, 2021.  

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