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Fresh funding ideas to fix Michigan’s failing infrastructure

Fintech and digital financing could move infrastructure financing into the 21st century.|Short Read
Evgueni Filipov

Evgueni Filipov selected to participate in the U.S. National Academy of Sciences’ Symposium

Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov was selected out of hundreds of candidates to take part in the National Academy of Sciences’ sixth annual Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium. |Short Read
Carol Menassa

Finding the right temperature

University of Michigan faculty receive an NSF grant to investigate automated, data-driven HVAC control.|Short Read
Hurricane Florence approaching the east coast. Photo courtesy of the NOAA

Hurricane Florence: U-M researchers forecast impacts

More than 2 million people could lose power, and flooding is the major concern for several reasons.|Medium Read
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PhD Student Cassandra Champagne Receives EREF Scholarship Award

PhD student receives scholarship for work in waste management and engineering.|Short Read
Construction workers installing pipes as part of the G.G. Brown addition. Photo: Marcin Szczepanski/Michigan Engineering

Getting smart about construction safety

A Q&A with the professor who wants to fit construction workers with health-monitoring sensors.|Medium Read
Glen Daigger

Glen Daigger Joins International Scientific Advisory Committee

CEE professor invited to join the Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences’ International Scientific Advisory Committee.|Short Read
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PhD Student Katherine Dowdell Selected for NWRI-Biolargo Graduate Fellowship

Katherine Dowdell received a fellowship to support her research project on optimizing filter backwashing practices to reduce pathogens in drinking water.|Short Read
Student uses a device to measure bacterial levels in urine samples

Blue Sky: Up to $10M toward research so bold, some of it just might fail

Inspired by startup funding models, Michigan Engineering reinvents its internal R&D grant structure. |Medium Read
Victor Li

Victor C. Li Appointed Distinguished University Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor C. Li was appointed the James R. Rice Distinguished University Professor of Engineering, effective September 1.|Short Read
Matt Bartos

PhD Student Matt Bartos Chosen as Beyster Fellow

Fourth year PhD candidate, Matt Bartos, chosen by College of Engineering as 2018-2019 Beyster Fellow. |Short Read
MDOT student interns talk to CEE faculty

University of Michigan Hosts MDOT Student Interns

MDOT interns visit the University of Michigan to learn about graduate school programs.|Short Read