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STUDENT LIFE

David Kao
Energy for research and marathons

David Kao is a devoted runner who uses the three-mile outer loop that encompasses Rice as both a track and a pathway to research.

 
 

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Alumna Spotlight: Carrie Braun
Energy by the numbers

Carrie Braun's number crunching talents help Apache Corporation make billion dollar business decisions. 

 
 

UNDERGRAD RESEARCH

Matt Stearns
Sensitivity of Multispan Simply Supported Concrete Girder Bridge
by Matt Stearns

One of the most pressing issues in coastal construction is the vulnerability of bridges to storm surge wave loading during extreme storm events, such as hurricanes.