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Dr. Papanicolaou Joins Effort to Cure the Mississippi's Blues

The Mississippi River and its tributaries have provided water, transportation and sustenance for people living along the water's edge since well before Europeans set foot in the New World. ...

Dr. Joshua Fu Co-Author of Fifth Edition of Air Quality Textbook Released

The fifth edition of the textbook Air Quality will be released August 28, 2014. The book is co-authored by COE Dean Dr. Wayne Davis and Dr. Joshua Fu of the Department of Civil and ...

Dr. Shashi Nambisan Selected as Quest Scholar of the Week and Elected President of Council of University of Transportation Centers

Dr. Nambisan, of UT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Center for Transportation Research, is one of the leading researchers in the area of ...

Research Team Looks to Urban Trees with Grant

A UT-led team was recently awarded a federal grant of more than $200,000 to answer a challenge issued by the US Department of Agriculture. The project, “Storm Water Goes Green: Investigating ...

Hannah Woo Earns Awards for Symposium Travel

Hanna Woo, a PhD student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE), has received travel awards to attend upcoming conferences in South Korea and California. Woo studies ...

Dr. Penumadu, PhD Student Robin Woracek and collaborators Develop Bragg Edge Based Neutron Tomography Technique

Dr. Dayakar Penumadu, Fred Peebles Professor and head of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; PhD student Robin Woracek; and collaborating researchers at the Helmholtz Zentrum ...

Civil Engineering Student Jonathan Skinner Grateful for Incredible Summer Internship

Jonathan Skinner, an undergraduate student in the CEE department, is one of a select number of students who were accepted as an intern at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC; Region II) ...

PhD Student Burcu Simsir Wins Geosyntic paper Competition

Burcu Simsir, a doctoral student working with Governor’s Chair Professor Dr. Frank Loeffler, won the 2014 Geosyntec Annual Student Paper Competition, sponsored by Geosyntec Consultants. This ...

Post-Doc Dr. Andrea Rocha Selected for Facilis 2014

Dr. Andrea Rocha, post-doc with Dr. Terry C. Hazen, was accepted into the highly competitive “Facilis 2014: Microbially-driven facilitation system in environmental biotechnology,” scheduled for ...

Lee Marsh Recognized as Outstanding Alumnus

Dr. M. Lee Marsh (Lee), President Elect of BergerABAM, a consulting engineering firm located in Federal Way Washington, was honored as Outstanding Alumnus at The University of Tennessee, ...

Climate Crystal Ball

If someone told you they could accurately predict how different the climate of a specific city would be forty years from now, you probably would be a bit skeptical. But a trio of UT civil and ...

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