Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Virtual messages honor CEE graduates

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering collected virtual messages to congratulate the class of 2020.|Short Read
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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
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Engineers work to disinfect N95 masks for medical personnel

Virus removal approaches, mask resilience and mask fit are all being tested.|Medium Read
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Guidance on decontaminating face masks: U-M researchers contribute to national effort

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

Give Earth [another] chance

50 years after the first Earth Day, the next generation is rewriting the rules.|Long Read
Brittany Hicks

Brittany Hicks receives Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

CEE PhD student Brittany Hicks has received the Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship through the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.|Short Read
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James K. Wight inducted as Honorary Member of American Concrete Institute

Wight is recognized "for improving the design and safety of reinforced concrete buildings through outstanding leadership in research, teaching and professional service."|Short Read
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A sewage surveillance effort to track COVID-19

We don't know much about how coronaviruses move through the environment. U-M and Stanford engineers aim to change that.|Medium Read
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Doing science at a social distance

The research part's cancelled, but an international Arctic workshop moves online.|Short Read
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CEE alumnus elected to National Academy of Engineering: A Q&A with Paul Freedman

Freedman is recognized for his contributions to the development and application of science-based computer models for watershed assessment, remediation and management.|Medium Read
Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Herek Clack (left) talks to Zijie Lin, CEE student

Non-thermal plasma can inactivate airborne viral threat to pigs

Performance is a step toward protection from viruses that infect humans|Medium Read