A perspective by CEE Professor James K. Wight
Why we do experimental research
Restoration and collaboration
A field trip to the Boardman River presents a unique opportunity to see dam restoration and cross-disciplinary collaboration in action.
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.
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.
CEE Professors Henry Liu and Neda Masoud discuss their research on evolving transportation while keeping the public safe.
New study finds inaccuracies in arsenic test kits in Bangladesh
About 25 million Bangladeshis face risks of developing skin lesions and cancers due to unsafe levels of arsenic in drinking water.
Students go behind the scenes in CEE’s first research lab open house
The Graduate Student Advisory Council (GSAC) and Undergraduate Student Advisory Council (USAC) hosted the very first research lab open house at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Smart infrastructure financing: Why data could be the answer
A Q&A with the professor who is exploring new ways to finance infrastructure, with help from a blockchain company.
How connected vehicles’ wipers could help prevent flooding
We’ve been promised all kinds of benefits from a future of connected vehicles, but flood control?
Two CEE PhD students receive Dow Sustainability Fellowships
CEE students Cassandra Champagne and Morteza Taiebat have been named 2019 Dow Sustainability Doctoral Fellows.
Jeff Scruggs selected for Berker and Gokyigit Faculty Scholar Award
This award recognizes outstanding work by a member of the CEE Department in advancing the state of the art in smart and sustainable infrastructure systems.
Combining the real and virtual worlds improves driverless vehicle testing
Augmented reality technology at the University of Michigan makes testing faster, cheaper, safer
CEE ASCE student chapter tours San Francisco
The U-M student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) traveled to San Francisco on October 13-16.
Professor Nancy Love receives NSF grant for research on drinking water
Professor Nancy Love, in collaboration with Branko Kerkez and Wayne State University researchers, received a grant for research on drinking water and public health systems.
Smart mobility solutions for Benton Harbor
NSF grant facilitates community partnerships working toward innovative transportation solutions.
Joint U-M and GLWA team wins inaugural Intelligent Water Challenge
University-utility partnership designs a system to demonstrate the value of smart water technologies.
Krista Wigginton wins Paul L. Busch Award from the Water Research Foundation
CEE professor unites virology with engineering to develop a novel approach to managing risks associated with viruses in water.
Fresh funding ideas to fix Michigan’s failing infrastructure
Fintech and digital financing could move infrastructure financing into the 21st century.
Finding the right temperature
University of Michigan faculty receive an NSF grant to investigate automated, data-driven HVAC control.
PhD Student Cassandra Champagne Receives EREF Scholarship Award
PhD student receives scholarship for work in waste management and engineering.