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Katherine Dowdell

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

In Memoriam: Jim J. Sygo (1949 – 2018)

CEE mourns the loss of alumnus Jim J Sygo. |Short Read

Concrete Canoe Completes First Appearance at National Competition

The University of Michigan Concrete Canoe team finishes an exceptional year by placing 19th overall at the ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition. |Short Read
Evgueni Filipov

Evgueni Filipov wins the 2018 DARPA Young Faculty Award

Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov has been selected for the 2018 DARPA Young Faculty Award. His project will explore origami-inspired geometries that reconfigure and reconnect into micro-scale systems.|Short Read
Brian Ellis

Brian R. Ellis Selected to Participate in Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Assistant Professor Brian R. Ellis is among 84 of the nation’s brightest young engineers selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering’s 24th annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering symposium.|Short Read
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Eugene A. Glysson Receives Posthumous Award of Excellence

Professor Emeritus Eugene A. Glysson was posthumously awarded the Abel Wolman Award of Excellence from the American Water Works Association (AWWA) during the 2018 AWWA Annual Conference & Exposition, June 11–14, 2018.|Short Read
Lut Raskin

Lutgarde Raskin Selected as AEESP Distinguished Lecturer

Professor Lutgarde Raskin has been selected as the 2018-2019 Distinguished Lecturer by the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP).|Short Read
Steve Wright

Steven J. Wright Receives Telford Premium

Professor Steven J. Wright and his two former PhD students (Dr. Jose G. Vasconcelos and Dr. James W. Lewis) were awarded the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) Telford Premium for their paper. |Short Read