The Structural Engineering Department has a mission to provide a comprehensive education and training to engineers by emphasizing and building on the commonality of engineering structures at the levels of materials, mechanics, analysis and design.
Your generous donation and investment will make that vision a reality.
Congratulations to Professor Francesco Lanza di Scalea for being selected to receive a SPIE NDE Lifetime Achievement Award!
Congratulations to Professor Jiun-Shyan Chen for being selected as a Fellow of the Society of Engineering Science (SES)!
On behalf of the approximately 500 undergraduate students, 200 graduate students, 26 researchers, 33 staff members, and 23 faculty members in the Department of Structural Engineering at the University of California San Diego, welcome! Structural engineering plays a critical role in fulfilling the basic needs of society for safe and sustainable built environments and transportation means, and is an interdisciplinary field that provides exciting opportunities for solving problems at the forefront of research and practice. Learn more
The Department of Structural Engineering offers a unique program
spanning across civil, aerospace, and mechanical engineering.