Valerie Zimmer, Geo-engineering PhD candidate, listens for rockfall in Yosemite National Park using tiny acoustic and seismic sensors to document the rock mechanics and geophysical forces underground. Faculty advisor is Professor Nicholas Sitar.
US News & World Report's rankings for 2017-2018 has all of our programs, graduate and undergraduate, ranked in the top 3 spots. Our graduate program in environmental engineering has held the #1 spot for the past 8 years; civil engineering has been in the top 2 for the past 14 years. Our undergraduate programs in environmental engineering and in civil engineering are among the top 3 schools every year.
Our doctoral program tops the 2010 National Research Council rankings.
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