CivMin PhD student wins international earthquake competition

  A University of Toronto PhD candidate in civil engineering has won an international competition for predicting the results of an earthquake. Myron Chiyun Zhong (CivE 1T7, PhD Candidate), along with supervisor Prof. Constantin Christopoulos, won first place in the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center’s Blind Prediction Contest at a ceremony held at the… Read more »

Alumni well represented at CivMin Career Fair

            It’s a wrap on the 2020 Career Fair, but new relationships forged at the… Read more »

Introducing Sebastian Goodfellow, CivMin’s newest faculty member

Sebastian Goodfellow joined us January 6, 2020 as Assistant Professor. CivMin asked a few questions so we can all get… Read more »

CivMin students Alaa Itani and Junshi Xu among DiDi Graduate Awards

  Two CivMin students are among ten University of Toronto graduate students who are receiving DiDi Graduate Awards in recognition… Read more »

Civ PhD alumna self-publishes infrastructure book for all ages with environmental message

  She took time off her job to write a book. Mariko Uda (Civ 0T4, PhD 2016) took time away… Read more »

CivMin Experts in the News

Feb
5
Wed
2020
5:00 pm Distinguished Lecture Series: Ju...
Distinguished Lecture Series: Ju...
Feb 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series: Julian Marshall @ George Ignatieff Theatre
Presented with University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute (UTTRI) “Just” cities: traffic-related air pollution and justice in the context of urban sustainability Air pollution is the largest environmental health risk globally and in Canada. A... Read more »
Feb
20
Thu
2020
all-day Graduate Research Days
Graduate Research Days
Feb 20 – Feb 22 all-day
Graduate Research Days
More details about Graduate Research Days can be found on the event page.
Feb
27
Thu
2020
5:30 pm Distinguished Lecture Series: No...
Distinguished Lecture Series: No...
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series: Norbert Morgenstern (Feb 27) @ Galbraith Building, Room GB244
RSVP REQUIRED TITLE: “From Certainty to Uncertainty in 64 Years” ABSTRACT: The Speaker, a graduate from the UofT in the class of 1956, was exposed at the outset of his career to a program that... Read more »
Mar
25
Wed
2020
10:00 am Distinguished Lecture Series: Si...
Distinguished Lecture Series: Si...
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Distinguished Lecture Series: Silvio Baldassarra @ Bahen Centre, Room BA1170
RSVP REQUIRED TITLE: SkyDome Open and Shut Case VENUE AND TIME – TBD Silvio Baldassarra, Chairman of NORR Architects & Engineers LimitedB.Arch., OAA, AAA, MAIBC, AANB, AAPEI, MAA, FRAIC BIoSilvio Baldassarra is an Architect with 45... Read more »
Apr
8
Wed
2020
12:00 pm Distinguished Lecture Series: Di...
Distinguished Lecture Series: Di...
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series: Diane McKnight @ Wallberg Building, WB116
RSVP REQUIRED   TITLE: Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind: Acid Mine Drainage and Climate Change in the Rocky Mountains Co-hosted with CivMin, Ryerson, and York   Diane McKinght, University of Colorado Diane M. McKnight is a Professor in the Department... Read more »