Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Enrollment open for advanced certificate program in Construction Engineering and Management

The next course begins August 19, 2019.|Short Read
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Funding a new transportation revolution: Liu congressional testimony

Professor Henry Liu addresses House committee on the need for a national surface transportation research agenda.|Short Read
Elizabeth Agee in the Amazon rainforest.

Hands-on in the Amazon

As the climate changes, a grad student and mom decodes the math that drives the rainforest.|Medium Read
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CEE professor authors comprehensive overview of fluid dynamics

The three-volume Free-Surface Flow presents a detailed look at the fluid dynamics of surface water flow.|Short Read
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In Memoriam: James Rienstra (1932 – 2019)

CEE mourns the loss of alumnus James Rienstra.|Short Read
Victor Li

New grant enables research on extremely durable concrete

CEE Professor Victor Li leads a project to reduce energy and emissions through more durable concrete.|Short Read

U-M engineers receive MCubed funding to improve navigation of built environments by the visually impaired

Three U-M engineers have received MCubed funding to enhance independent navigation and localization for visually impaired individuals in built environments. |Short Read
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Why we do experimental research

A perspective by CEE Professor James K. Wight|Short Read
River winding through are where dam was previously

Restoration and collaboration

A field trip to the Boardman River presents a unique opportunity to see dam restoration and cross-disciplinary collaboration in action.|Medium Read
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Staff member Ingra Stimach receives CEE Staff Excellence Award

Ingra Stimach received the annual Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Staff Excellence Award.|Short Read
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Water stays in the pipes longer in shrinking cities – a challenge for public health

The geographic locations where Americans live are shifting in ways that can negatively affect the quality of their drinking water.|Short Read
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CEE PhD student Arthriya Suksuwan receives CERRA Student Recognition Award

The 2019 International Civil Engineering Risk and Reliability Association (CERRA) Student Recognition Award will be presented to Suksuwan at the 13th International Conference on Applications of Statistics and Probability in Civil Engineering (ICASP13).|Short Read