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Center for Engineering Sustainability and Resilience

Engineering a sustainable future through interdisciplinary research and education

About the Center

The Center for Engineering Sustainability and Resilience at Northwestern Engineering aims to tackle complex sustainability challenges like climate change, water quality, clean energy, and pollution through research and educational efforts that span multiple departments and disciplines.

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Research

Learn about our research that focuses on sustainable use of materials in the construction of engineered systems.

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Collaborations

Discover the groups with whom the center combines and amplifies efforts with across campus.

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People

Meet the Center for Engineering Sustainability and Resilience's advisory board and affiliated faculty.
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Resources and Opportunities

Explore funding and job opportunities, fellowship and award opportunities, a reference library, proposal resources, and white papers.

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The Center for Engineering Sustainability and Resilience is part of the McCormick School of Engineering.

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CESR Seed Grants

Seed Funding Awards support innovative, high-risk, and/or collaborative research to enhance engineering sustainability and resilience in the field at large.

News & Events

News

CESR Newsletter Issue #41

A team including CESR's Co-Director identifies new possibilities for increasing polyurethane recycling; need for resilient global supply chain highlighted in Patterson Transportation Lecture

Events

Northwestern Engineering PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Cer...

December 11
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Winter Recess - University Closed

December 27
All Day

Winter Recess - University Closed

December 28
All Day

Winter Recess - University Closed

December 29
All Day

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