College of Engineering News and Events

 

  • NSF Grant Supports Faculty Research on Contaminants’ Migration

    NSF Grant Supports Faculty Research on Contaminants’ Migration

    Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Kristin Sample-Lord, PhD, has received a National Science Foundation grant to advance the understanding of coupled thermal-hydraulic-chemical behavior of bentonite, a high-swelling clay, which is critical to addressing the challenges of growing energy demand and environmental protection. read more

  • Villanova forms Partnership with University in Ecuador

    Villanova forms Partnership with University in Ecuador

    Villanova's College of Engineering and Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (ESPOL) in Ecuador signed a memorandum of understanding to promote the development of academic, scientific and institutional cooperation between both universities. The agreement calls for the exchange of students and faculty, scientific research collaboration, professional internships and other forms of technical cooperation. read more