Research Quality

We place a heavy emphasis on research quality. Our research has been funded by federal funding agencies and published in top quality engineering journals. Some examples are shown below. 

Title 1: Performance of Three Innovative Levee Strengthening Systems under Full-Scale Overtopping Testing and Design Guidelines

PI: Dr. Farshad Amini; Co-PI: Dr. Lin Li

Funding Agency: DHS

Amount: 1.5M

Number of Ph.D. Students: 3

Number of Visiting Scholars: 6

JSU Civil & Environmental Engineering Has been a leader worldwide in levee strengthening research.

Publications: There are 42 peer-reviewed papers including 27 journal articles that have been published in peer-reviewed top engineering journals. There are 15 peer-reviewed conference papers that have been published in conference proceedings based on this project. For partial list of publications Click here.

Presentation:For sample presentation click here.