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Professor Menassa appointed Assistant Specialty Editor for ASCE journal

Assistant Professor Carol Menassa has been appointed the Assistant Specialty Editor for the ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management.| Short Read

The Journal of Construction Engineering and Management publishes quality papers that aim to advance the science of construction engineering, harmonize construction practices with design theories and further education and research in construction engineering and management.

Menassa’s appointment is effective starting January 2014. Her research focuses on understanding and modeling the impact of occupants on energy use in buildings and developing decision frameworks to sustainably retrofit existing buildings.

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Sticking the landing on Mars: High-powered computing aims to reduce guesswork

As the Mars 2020 launch approaches, a separate effort is using simulations to understand landing dynamics for tomorrow's missions. | Medium Read