Civil and Environmental Engineering

featured Civil and Environmental Engineering stories
Portrait of James Wight

James K. Wight elected Honorary Member of the American Concrete Institute

James Wight taught at U-M from 1973-2019 and has been elected to ACI's prestigious Honorary Membership. We’re reflecting on his career and his commitment to experimental research and to his students.|Medium Read
F. Estefan Garcia

New Faculty: F. Estefan Garcia

Dr. F. Estefan Garcia will join the CEE Department as an Assistant Professor in January 2021.|Short Read

CEE student organizations: A year in review

Reflections on CEE student organization activities during the 2019-2020 academic year.|Long Read
Hurricane Model

From resilience to adaptation: The case of hurricanes

Researchers bring together interdependent data to build communities that are resilient to disasters.|Medium Read
ivanov in the trees

Spotlight: Data is life

Take a multimedia trip to the Amazon and meet the researchers who are working to understand how the future of the rainforest could affect us all.|Short Read

Enrica Bernardini receives Chi Epsilon Excellence in Teaching Award

The honor, bestowed by the Great Lakes District of Chi Epsilon, recognizes faculty members who demonstrate dedication and excellence in teaching civil engineering. |Short Read
Emily Crossette

PhD Student Emily Crossette receives C. Ellen Gonter award from the ACS Division of Environmental Chemistry

The annual award honors outstanding graduate student research papers in chemistry or environmental engineering.|Short Read
Silhouette of graduates in caps and gowns

Virtual messages honor CEE graduates

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering collected virtual messages to congratulate the class of 2020.|Short Read
transboundary watershed map

Associate Professor Andrew Gronewold elected to the International Joint Commission Science Advisory Board

CEE-affiliated Associate Professor Andrew Gronewold has been recently elected to the International Joint Commission (IJC) Science Advisory Board (SAB).|Short Read
Evgueni Filipov

Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov receives 2019 ASCE Best Paper Award

CEE Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov and his co-authors have received an award recognizing their outstanding contributions to the field of analysis and computation in structural engineering. |Short Read
researcher spraying mask

Engineers work to disinfect N95 masks for medical personnel

Virus removal approaches, mask resilience and mask fit are all being tested.|Medium Read
N95 protective mask

Guidance on decontaminating face masks: U-M researchers contribute to national effort

Collaborative website launched while U-M researchers continue advanced testing.|Medium Read