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In water system engineering, local is the new global

Engineering students must learn how ‘decentralized’ systems offer flexible, cost-effective solutions that empower communities.|Medium Read
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Op-ed: Innovation investments would extend life of roads

CEE professor Jerome Lynch, Neeraj Buch and Steven Lavrenz's op-ed delves into new technologies that can make Michigan's infrastructure more durable.|Short Read
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CEE staff member Stephanie Ford receives CoE Staff Excellence Award

The College of Engineering has selected Research Process Manager Stephanie Ford to receive a Staff Excellence Award.|Short Read
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In Memoriam: Scott E. Maxwell (1970-2019)

CEE mourns the loss of alumnus and lecturer Scott E. Maxwell.|Short Read
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Associate Professor SangHyun Lee receives 2018 Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering Best Paper Award

CEE Associate Professor SangHyun Lee and his co-authors have received an award recognizing their outstanding contributions to the field of computing in civil engineering.|Short Read
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Competition highlights from Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe teams

Both the Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe teams participated in 2019 ASCE North Central Student Conference competition this past weekend at the University of Michigan.|Short Read
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Five predoctoral CEE students receive Rackham Predoctoral Fellowships

Five CEE predoctoral students have received Rackham Predoctoral Fellowships through the Rackham Graduate School. |Medium Read
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ASCE/CEEFA Banquet 2019

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) student chapter hosted an event honoring several members of the CEE community.|Short Read
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CEE researchers receive Raymond C. Reese Research Prize

CEE PhD student Tung-Yu Wu and Profs. Sherif El-Tawil and Jason McCormick receive award recognizing outstanding contributions to the application of structural engineering research.|Short Read
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Great Lakes ice cover forecasts: A new approach enables local predictions

New approach can reliably predict months in advance whether ice will form in a given winter, as well as the timing of ice onset.|Medium Read
Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Herek Clack (left) talks to Zijie Lin, CEE student

Cold plasma can kill 99.9% of airborne viruses, study shows

Combining virus deactivation and filtration is highly effective against contaminated air.|Medium Read
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Tom O’Rourke discusses resilient infrastructure in Richart Lecture

O’Rourke’s lecture highlighted the agents of change that lead to improved policies, better approaches and more resilient infrastructure.|Medium Read