Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology

Department of Civil and Construction Engineering


Our research benefits from specialised research facilities and cross-disciplinary collaboration. Our expertise covers areas including 3D strong structures testing, advanced structural engineering, earthquake engineering, geopolymers, geotechnical engineering, infrastructure, road pavement systems, transportation systems engineering and water resource engineering.

Research facilities

Research centres and groups

Rusul Abduljabbar, PhD candidate, civil engineering at Swinburne.

My PhD research is on smart urban mobility - focusing on machine learning and artificial intelligence applications in transport. It's pushing the boundaries of knowledge in the field and will provide industry with state-of-the-art solutions to improve transport in our cities.

Rusul Abduljabbar

PhD candidate, civil engineering