CEE department chair will succeed Bart Sinclair, who served in the role for more than 20 years.
Rouzbeh Shahsavari-led simulations show unique ceramic could act as a sensor for structures.
Kyriacos Zygourakis and Pedro Alvarez help lead study fine-tuning pyrolysis technique to make soil fertile again.
Vision to 2025 and its three goals will guide investments in the school over the next seven years.
At Rice, Gabe Baker ‘14 majored in engineering and played football and cello. Now he uses his skills to serve the community.
Daniel Cohan and junior Joanna Slusarewicz show increasing importance of wind, solar to state's power production.
Satish Nagarajaiah and Bruce Weisman invention can use fluorescing carbon nanotubes to reveal stress in aircraft, infrastructures.
James Tour, along with Rice materials scientists, combines graphene foam, epoxy into tough, conductive composite.
A Rice University faculty member for 45 years, Anestis “Andy” Veletsos conducted influential research in structural dynamics and earthquake engineering. He died in Houston on Oct. 25 at age 91.