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Professor Jeffers earns teaching award

Assistant Professor Ann Jeffers was recently selected for the Chi Epsilon Great Lakes District Excellence in Teaching Award.| Short Read

This award recognizes dedication to teaching in the civil engineering profession, or associate engineering fields. This award also nominates Jeffers for the James M. Robbins National Excellence in Teaching Award.

Previous honors for Jeffers’ teaching include the 2014 ASCE ExCEEd New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award. This award is given annually to outstanding civil engineering faculty who have five years or less full-time teaching experience.

A simulation of the landing .

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