Macks’ lecture covered changes in the construction industry over the course of her career.
Jennifer Macks discusses the evolution of construction in 2021 Harris Lecture
A chat with CEE’s first Smart Infrastructure Finance alumni
Smart Infrastructure Finance studies how data can be integrated with financial practices to develop previously unachievable infrastructure assets and reach sustainability goals.
Yafeng Yin named interim CEE department chair
Yin will step in following the departure of current chair Jerome Lynch, who has been named the Vinik Dean of Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering.
New Faculty: Sabine Loos
Dr. Sabine Loos will join the CEE Department as an Assistant Professor in August 2023.
Hollie Adejumo receives National Institutes of Health predoctoral fellowship
The Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award aims to enhance the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting predoctoral students.
Zhengtian Xu awarded HKSTS Outstanding Dissertation Award and TSL Dissertation Prize
Both awards honor excellence in dissertations on the topic of transportation research.
New Staff: Annie Winkler
Winkler joins the department as a Senior Undergraduate Coordinator.
University of Michigan hosts students from MDOT Transportation Diversity Recruitment Program
Michigan Department of Transportation interns visit the University of Michigan to learn about graduate school programs.
Michigan researchers get $5.3M to expand COVID-19 wastewater monitoring
“Wastewater-based epidemiology has shown to be a valuable tool to inform public health officials of case levels and infection trends in a community.”
Sustainability, Civil, and Environmental Engineering Minorities (SCEEM) provides needed community
Despite the challenges of the pandemic, SCEEM has maintained connections and looks toward future growth.
Wastewater treatment at one-third the size and cost
Systems featuring a ‘membrane-aerated biofilm reactor’ can also remove more nitrogen from treatment plant discharges.
Alyssa Schubert awarded American Water Works Association fellowship
The fellowship will support her research in distribution of risk in drinking water.
Analyzing brewery and food waste to create useful products
A staff perspective on an innovative CEE project.
University of Michigan student team wins National Transportation Technology Tournament for second year in a row
The team designed solutions to the problem of curb space management in downtown Ann Arbor.
From resilience to adaptation: The case of hurricanes
Researchers bring together interdependent data to build communities that are resilient to disasters.
Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize awarded to Karl Linden
Karl Linden has been selected to receive the Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize.
New Faculty: Jeremy Bricker
Associate Professor Jeremy Bricker will join the CEE department in January 2021.
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.
PhD Student Katherine Dowdell Selected for NWRI-Biolargo Graduate Fellowship
Katherine Dowdell received a fellowship to support her research project on optimizing filter backwashing practices to reduce pathogens in drinking water.
Funding a new transportation revolution: Liu congressional testimony
Professor Henry Liu addresses House committee on the need for a national surface transportation research agenda.