Doctoral Program

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) currently offers two Ph.D. programs. The first is the (Doctoral Program in Civil Engineering) & the second is the (Doctoral Program in Environmental Science and Engineering).

 

 

The objectives of the two PhD programs is to produce graduates who:

  • Are capable of conducting original research in the industry or academia.
  • Can assume leadership roles in their chosen employment field.
  • The student outcomes of our PhD program are:
    • Specialized knowledge in technical areas related to Environmental Science and Engineering
    • Creative research skills and
    • Excellent oral and written skills

 

Doctoral Students Bio and Research

Ph.D. Handbook

Ph.D. Deadlines

Ph.D. Qualifying Exam

CE Faculty Research Interests

College of Science Faculty Research Interests

The program is administered by the Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering. The program contacts are as follows:

CE Graduate Advisor of Record:

Adolfo Matamoros Ph.D - Peter T. Flawn Professor
Adolfo.Matamoros@utsa.edu
(210) 458-7908

 CE PhD Program Contact
Ruben Arciniega

ruben.arciniega@utsa.edu
(210) 458-7069

DSC Members:

 

ESE Graduate Advisor of Record:

Hatim Sharif Ph.D
hatim.sharif@utsa.edu
(210) 458-7908

 ESE PhD Program Contact
Ruben Arciniega

ruben.arciniega@utsa.edu
(210) 458-7069

DSC Members:

  1. Srikanto Harold, Paul (Fall 2018)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
  3. Dr. Hatim Osman Sharif
  4. Dissertation Title: “Analysis of Environmental and Socio-economic Impacts of Hydrometeorological Disasters”

 

  1. Timothy Sullivan (Fall 2018)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science and Engineering
  3. Dr. Yongli Gao
  4. Dissertation Title: “Nitrate Sources, Vulnerability, Fate and Transport in the Cibolo and Dry Comal Creek Watersheds of the Edwards Aquifer, South Central Texas.”

 

  1. Ali Balati (Fall 2018)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science and Engineering
  3. Dr. Heather J Shipley
  4. Dissertation Title: ''Synthesis, characterization and application of semiconductor nanostructures for photocatalytic water treatment''.

 

  1. Anil Suwal (Fall 2018)
  2. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
  3. Dr. Adolfo Matamoros
  4. Dissertation Title: “Performance Evaluation of a Non-Ductile Reinforced Concrete Moment Frame Building”

 

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