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Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Herek Clack (left) talks to Zijie Lin, CEE student

A plasma reactor zaps airborne viruses – and could help slow the spread of infectious diseases

Using nonthermal plasma reactors, researchers could one day curb the spread of airborne pathogens.|Short Read
Borchardt Water

Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize awarded to Karl Linden

Karl Linden has been selected to receive the Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize.|Short Read
Brian Ellis and Evgueni Filipov

Two CEE professors receive NSF CAREER Awards

Assistant Professors Brian Ellis and Evgueni Filipov have each been selected to receive a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award. |Short Read
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Rackham welcomes Lutgarde Raskin as Associate Dean

Raskin is a pioneer in the microbial ecology of engineered water systems, with a focus on both safe drinking water and resource recovery from waste streams.|Medium Read
A blue gloved hand deposits liquid into tubes

‘Aged’ urine won’t transfer antibiotic resistance when converted to fertilizer

Findings raise prospects for recycled urine as a more environmentally-friendly fertilizer.|Short Read
Jeremy Bricker

New Faculty: Jeremy Bricker

Associate Professor Jeremy Bricker will join the CEE department in January 2021.|Short Read
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Two CEE staff members receive Staff Incentive Awards for supporting College values

Steve Donajkowski and Amy Shepherd received awards from the College of Engineering Staff Incentive Program.|Short Read
Group photo of U-M, Morehouse, and Prairie View faculty and staff

Institution partnerships offer best of both worlds

ECE helped host faculty from Morehouse College and Prairie View A&M University to explore cross-collaboration opportunities, which allow students and faculty to experience the cultures of both Historically Black Colleges & Universities and U-M. |Medium Read
Traffic Control Lab

CCAT Featured Research: Augmented Reality Project in IEEE Spectrum

Adding simulated vehicles to closed-course testing can train robocars to handle even the most unlikely scenarios.|Short Read
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Professor Lutgarde Raskin honored with IWA Ardern-Lockett award

CEE Professor Lutgarde Raskin was recognized for her contributions in the field of Microbial Ecology and Water Engineering at the recent MEWE conference in Hiroshima, Japan.|Short Read

Professor Photios G. Ioannou receives ICCBEI Best Paper Award

CEE Professor Photios G. Ioannou and his co-authors have received an award recognizing their outstanding paper in the field of civil and building engineering informatics.|Short Read
Portrait of Bob Spence

CEE Lab Technician Bob Spence retires after long career

A Q&A with Lab Technician Bob Spence, who is retiring after 31 years in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.|Medium Read