April 24, 2019

Understanding the Urban Heat Island Mitigation Strategies and Their Implementation

Please consider taking a survey on “Understanding the Urban Heat Island Mitigation Strategies and Their Implementation”. The survey was developed by the National Center of Excellence for SMART Innovations at Arizona State University (ASU), with support from the National Asphalt Pavement Association. The survey seeks to obtain information and qualitative perspectives on UHI and proposed […]

February 18, 2019


The ASCE Construction Research Congress (CRC) is one of the prime international conferences in the area of construction engineering and management. It is organized every two years by the Construction Research Council of the ASCE Construction Institute. CRC 2020 will be hosted by Arizona State University (ASU) in Tempe, Arizona, on March 8-10, 2020. Tempe […]

February 20, 2018


  The Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC) – of which ASU is a member institution – has a reserved seat at Eno’s annual Future Leaders Development Conference. Only Master’s level students from a CUTC member institution in good standing are eligible for this seat.  Each university is limited to one application.  Please see https://mycutc.com/membership/awards/cutc-eno-leadership-development-conference-award/ for details.  PLEASE SEND COMPLETE APPLICATIONS TO […]

October 16, 2017

Infrastructure in the Southwest: Heat and Flooding in a Climate Impacted Future – Joint APWA/ASCE Phoenix Branch Luncheon

Upcoming APWA/ASCE Phoenix Branch Luncheon on November 8, Dr. Mikhail V. Chester(2017 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize) will discuss challenges and opportunities for infrastructure systems in a future with more frequent and intense heat and flooding.   The Southwest represents some of the youngest and fastest growing cities in the US, with expanding infrastructure and some of […]

August 15, 2017

Dr. Ali Fakih, ASU Graduate and Principle of SEG LLC.

In June 2017, Dr. Ali Fakih, Principle of Sustainability Engineering (SEG) Group LLC, completed his PhD work in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment at ASU. His dissertation focused on “Saline Waste Use for Subgrade Soil Improvement” and faculty committee consisted of Drs. Kamil Kaloush, Claudia Zapata and Peter Fox. During Ali’s […]

April 26, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Mike Chester!

  Congratulations to Dr. Mike Chester who was selected as a 2017 recipient of the ASCE Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize for “his pioneering work in the area of lifecycle effects on infrastructure decisions and for resilient infrastructure design for extreme events.”  Dr. Chester will receive his award at the 2017 ASCE Annual […]

April 10, 2017

Congratulations to Drs. Kamil Kaloush and Shane Underwood!

  Congratulations to Drs. Kamil Kaloush and Shane Underwood for being named Top 5% teachers in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering (IAFSE) for this year.  Faculty members are nominated by students, and vetted by the IAFSE Quality of Instruction committee, with the final selection based on input from the Dean and School Directors. […]

March 15, 2017

Green Pavements Lisbon 2017 IRF/RAF

COST EFFECTIVE PAVEMENTS TODAY FOR A GREENER TOMORROW Please view : Green Pavements Webpage For speakers details please click this. Draft Agenda:   With the signing of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change at the United Nation’s 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21), it is now incumbent upon each industry to do the best they […]

January 19, 2017

2016 Demonstration of Pavement Preservations Techniques

AGC/ASU Pavements / Materials Conference   The demonstration of the pavement preservation techniques was a great success and wonderful experience to watch for all. See the summary video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJlCT9liuSk&feature=youtu.be For more information on the various techniques demonstrated click here.

January 3, 2017


Friday’s this Spring, the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment will be hosting its Transportation Seminar in Schwada Room 101, on the ASU Tempe campus. The speakers and topics are listed here Seminars begin at 3:00 pm with a 30 minute refreshments and networking, followed by an approximately 45 minute talk from local […]