ESSIE - University of Florida

  • Our research reveals the scientific basis for decisions that are improving air quality and sustainability.

    Air Resources

  • CESD unites faculty with expertise in coastal hydrodynamics, geo-mechanics, and ecology

    Coastal Ecosystem Dynamics

  • Our faculty members offer a wide range of research interests in coastal physical processes.

    Coastal & Oceanographic Engineering

  • We conduct research around all aspects of engineering formation.

    Engineering Education Collaborative

  • Our comprehensive curriculum allows Students to build depth and breadth into their educational experiences.

    Environmental Nanotechnology

  • This interdisciplinary postgraduate research program aligns human interaction with earth and water environments.

    Geosystems Engineering

  • We conduct research, education, and service activities in the field of pavements and related materials.

    Materials & Pavements

  • Our faculty's research is recognized for its prominence and impact in understanding all areas of public works engineering.

    Public Works

  • Our expertise in theoretical, analytical, computational, experimental, and field investigation techniques help solve critical infrastructure issues.

    Structural Engineering

  • Our academic and research focus is on the delivery of heavy civil infrastructure projects.

    Sustainable Construction Engineering

  • We offer an integrative education in science, engineering, and policy to students who are committed to solving societies' environmental challenges.

    Systems Ecology & Ecological Engineering

  • Transportation engineers at UFTI seek innovative solutions to meeting urban or regional mobility needs.

    Transportation Engineering

  • We embrace education and research to meet challenges in Hydrology, Potable Water, Storm Water, and Wastewater.

    Water Systems



Dr. Christopher Ferraro speaks at

Foro Argos 360

Dr. Christopher Ferraro speaks at
Dr. Christopher Ferraro was invited to speak and serve as an expert panel member at Foro Argos 360 (the Argos Forum) on the material science of portland cement concrete held in Bogota, Colombia August 9-10, 2018. The international conference was both lecture and forum based with topics which included the state of the art in concrete materials and sustainability....details Highlighted News
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details January 30, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Papacek
details February 05, 2019: ESSIE Evening with the Industry in the Evans Champions Club
details February 06, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Wulff
details February 13, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Leibold
details February 20, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Annable
details February 27, 2019: Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar: Frederick


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Welcome to the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment (ESSIE)

ESSIE is at the cutting edge of integrating civil, coastal, oceanographic, and environmental engineering sciences. We pioneer research; education; and sustainable engineering technologies.