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Civil Engineering – University of Alabama College of Engineering

Civil engineering is one of UA’s oldest programs, offering many specialties. Students work with the latest materials and technologies to design buildings, develop transportation networks, and enhance environmental systems for a sustainable world. I think that at Alabama I’ve been given opportunities that I wouldn’t have been given elsewhere. I think that this is such …

Engineering Students Dive into Field Work

Engineering Students Dive into Field Work

We’re just testing a bunch of instruments that we have. She’s doing a dye concentration experiment for just the diffusion of the dye and where the flows spread contaminants around this area. You can definitely use hydrodynamic models for that. We’re just trying to show the practical applications of what coastal engineers would do, how …

MBT – Environmental Engineer

MBT – Environmental Engineer

My name is Andrea Sosa Pintos. I’m 32 years old. And I am an environmental engineer. An environmental engineer is a person who works using chemistry, physics or mathematics to give a solution to different problems in the environment. For example, finding ways of recycling material, disposing hazardous waste. I work at CSIRO, the division …

Environmental Engineering 2013

Environmental Engineering 2013

One of the easiest ways to describe what environmental engineers do is we ensure there’s clean air to breathe, clean water to drink, clean soil in which we can grow our crops, and that we have clean energy to support our society. Environmental engineering is not only protecting the environment through engineering processes but also …

Is Engineering Right For Me?

Is Engineering Right For Me?

Is Engineering Right for Me? [Harvey] In thinking about career choices, have you ever asked yourself, “is engineering right for me?” It’s a simple question but one that’s not so easy to answer. In this video we will explain and illustrate some fundamental features of the engineering profession, that is we will try to define …