652

Number of undergraduate students to date

320

Number of graduate students to date

79

Certified professors

Welcome

The Structural Engineering and Materials Program of the Via Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech provides graduate study and research opportunities in a broad range of subject areas in structural engineering and structural materials. The objective of the program is to provide a quality education that is well-balanced in theoretical and practical considerations. There is a general emphasis on application of computer techniques and on experimental research. The research program in structural engineering and structural materials at Virginia Tech spans a number of subject areas.

Matthew Hebdon honored with Early Career Faculty Award
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February
2019
Matthew Hebdon honored with Early Career Faculty Award

Matthew Hebdon, Assistant Professor of structural engineering and materials, was recognized with the Early Career Faculty Award by the American Institute of Steel Construction. He will be presented with[...]

Highlights and News
Roberto Leon reappointed David H. Burrows Professor of Construction Engineering

Roberto Leon, professor of civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, was reappointed as the David H. Burrows Professor of Construction Engineering by Virginia Tech President Tim Sands and Interim Executive Vice President and Provost Cyril Clarke. The David H. Burrows Professorship was established in 1986 through a gift to the Virginia […]

Matthew Eatherton named Raymond G. and Madelyn Ann Curry Structural Engineering Faculty Fellow

Matthew Eatherton, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named the Raymond G. and Madelyn Ann Curry Structural Engineering Faculty Fellow by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors. The Raymond G. and Madelyn Ann Curry Faculty Structural Engineering Faculty Fellowship was established in 2018 through a gift […]

Sam Easterling reappointed Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design

Sam Easterling, professor and head of the Charles Edward Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been reappointed the Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design by Virginia Tech President Timothy D. Sands and Executive Vice President and Provost Thanassis Rikakis. The Montague-Betts Professorship of Structural […]