Research Centers

Learn more about the centers that work closely with our department to promote innovative education and training for students to conduct cutting-edge interdisciplinary research.

Center for Infrastructure Engineering Studies (CIES)

Provides leadership in research and education for solving problems affecting the nation's aging infrastructure.

Research on Concrete Applications for Sustainable Transportation (RE-CAST UTC)

Investigates the use of innovative sustainable materials and structural systems for transportation infrastructure.


Environmental Research Center (ERC)

Protects public health from emerging contaminants.

Missouri Local Training and Resource Center (MLTRC)

Serves local government agencies focused on road, bridge and other infrastructure management and maintenance.

Wei-Wen Yu Center for Cold-Formed Steel Structures (CCFSS)

Improves cold-formed steel design and construction.