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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
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Bendable concrete, with a design inspired by seashells, can make US infrastructure safer and more durable

Bendable concrete makes infrastructure safer, extends its service life and reduces maintenance costs and resource use.|Short Read
Steel Bridge Team

Impressive Finish for Steel Bridge Team in National Competition

The University of Michigan’s Steel Bridge Team finished an exceptional year by placing 13th overall at the ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, May 25-26, 2018.|Short Read
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CEE Mourns the Loss of Dr. Maria Szerszen

Dr. Maria Szerszen, a CEE faculty member from 1996 to 2007, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at the age of 63 after a short battle with cancer.|Short Read
Jerome Lynch presents Steve Donajkowski with the Staff Excellence Award

Staff member Steve Donajkowski receives CEE Staff Excellence Award

Steve Donajkowski received the annual Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Staff Excellence Award.|Short Read
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Junxing Zheng and Roman Hryciw Receive ASTM International Hogentogler Award

CEE PhD alumnus and CEE professor receive an award for their paper "Soil Particle Size and Shape Distributions by Stereophotography and Image Analysis."|Short Read
Valeriy Ivanov

Professors Valeriy Ivanov and Nikolaos Katopodes receive MICDE Catalyst Grant

Professors Valeriy Ivanov and Nikolaos Katopodes were among a group of four researchers to receive one of these grants for their project "Urban Flood Modeling at 'Human Action' Scale: Harnessing the Power of Reduced-Order Approaches and Uncertainty Quantification."|Short Read
Sherry Brueger poses with CEE Dept Chair Jerome Lynch and Dean Alec Gallimore after receiving the Staff Excellence Award

Staff Member Sherry Brueger Receives CoE Staff Excellence Award

The College of Engineering has selected Faculty Support Coordinator Sherry Brueger to receive a Staff Excellence Award.|Short Read