Category: award

Three CEE Students win CAMMSE Student Presentation Award

December 6, 2022 From November 10-11, the Center for Advanced Multimodal Mobility Solutions and Education (CAMMSE) held its Fifth Annual CAMMSE Virtual Research Symposium. We are proud to congratulate three CEE students on winning the CAMMSE Graduate Student Presentation Competition: Sruthi Mantri, 3rd Place Sruthi Mantri is a fourth-year Ph.D. student working with Dr. Nicholas […]

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CEE Student Wins TIDC 2022 Outstanding Student of the Year Award

December 2, 2022 William Hughes is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate studying structural engineering at the University of Connecticut Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. He also received his B.S. in civil engineering from UConn in 2019. His research interests include physics-based and data-driven modeling of the resilience of communities and infrastructure, including power systems, residential buildings, […]

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CEE Students Win in Fuel the Future 2030 Student Design Competition

December 2, 2022   From September 7 to October 14, Global Partners sponsored a competition called “Fuel the Future 2030,” which challenged student teams to design a sustainable, modern fueling station. We are proud to congratulate four CEE students for having won second place in the competition.   Emily Rabinowitz (CE) and colleagues Lauren Hart […]

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AEHS Conference 2022 Student Competition Runner-Up: Kayla Turner

November 5, 2022 From October 17-22, the AEHS Foundation hosted its 38th East International Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water, and Energy in Amherst, Massachusetts. We are very proud to congratulate one of our CEE students, Kayla Turner, for placing as a runner-up in the conference’s student competition. “…My presentation date was the 18th. I was […]

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2022 Petit Family Foundation Women in Science Leadership Award: Dr. Marisa Chrysochoou

October 10, 2022 On Saturday, October 1st, the Connecticut Science Center held its annual gala to celebrate the STEM heroes and innovators in the Connecticut community. We are very proud to congratulate one of our faculty members, CEE Department Head Dr. Marisa Chrysochoou, on being recognized as “Petit Family Foundation Women in Science Leadership Award […]

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Engineering Professor Receives $60,000 Cash Prize

Associate professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Emmanouil Anagnostou was presented the prestigious Marie Curie Excellence Award during official ceremonies in Dublin, Ireland on December 1, 2005. The Marie Curie Excellence Award is the highest honor of the European Commission (EC) and is intended to bring attention to the outstanding achievements of scientists who have […]

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Engineering Faculty Garner NSF CAREER Awards

Two engineering faculty members were selected to receive the National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career Development (CAREER) Award in 2006: assistant professor of Computer Science & Engineering Ion Mandoiu and assistant professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Jeong-Ho Kim. Dr. Mandoiu was awarded a five-year $554,500 National Science Foundation Early Career Development (CAREER) award for […]

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