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EPA Rainworks Challenge 2nd Place Winners

April 27, 2022 Please congratulate our ENVE seniors Kelsey Adamson, Fiona Casey, and their team from Environmental Science, Landscape Architecture, UConn CLEAR and Facilities for their 2nd place award in the EPA Campus Rainworks Challenge. Their project submission was titled Ecologic L.I. Sound.  This challenge is a national design competition for applying and reimagining green […]

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CEE Senior Design Project Winners!

April 29, 2022 This afternoon, Senior Design Demo Day took place in Gampel Pavillion. Students across all engineering departments joined together to showcase all of their hard work this year. Everyone should be proud of how far they have come since their first week of college. Congratulations to all of the graduating seniors and to […]

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2022 ASEE CE Division Officer Elections: Dr. Shinae Jang

April 23, 2022 Last week, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) announced the officer election results for their Civil Engineering Division. We’re very proud to congratulate one of our faculty members, Dr. Shinae Jang, on her selection for a new role in ASEE. ASEE is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting educational efforts in engineering and engineering […]

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Sensor Work Makes the Cover of ES&T

April 14, 2022 Recently, Environmental Science & Technology accepted a research paper lead authored by PhD student, Yingzheng Fan. ES&T is the premier journal within the field of environmental engineering. The research covers accurate and continuous monitoring of soil nitrogen which is critical for determining its fate and provides early warning for swift soil nutrient […]

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UConn Eversource Energy Center Partners with Dominion Energy

Power lines and storms (Photo Credits: Yoonjin Lee) April 9, 2022 Last month, Dominion Energy UConn signed an agreement with UConn to support a new, preliminary study focused on the development of an Outage Prediction Model (OPM) for Dominion Energy’s Virginia and North Carolina service territory. At UConn, Dr. Diego Cerrai is the PI for […]

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Investigating deadly crashes in CT

Deadly crashes in Connecticut have sharply increased in 2022. CEE faculty and Director of the Connecticut Transportation Safety Research Center talks about the center work in this area in this news feature.  

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Jonathan Mooney Virtual Talk

  Please join us for a virtual talk with author Jonathan Mooney, who believes that different does not mean deficient. He will share his personal experiences as a dyslexic, ADHD, and neurodiverse student who did not learn to read until he was 12 years old. To read more about Jonathan Mooney check out his website […]

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Graduate Student, Saki Rezwana, receives WTS Scholarship

Saki Rezwana pictured above We are very proud to congratulate one of our graduate students, Saki Rezwana, for receiving a WTS scholarship this year. Since the founding of WTS (Women’s Transportation Seminar) International in 1977, the organization has focused on supporting women in the transportation industry. Their competitive scholarship selection process is based off of […]

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Dr. Diego Cerrai’s Research at UConn’s Weather Station

Dr. Cerrai at UConn’s Weather Station January 21, 2022 STORRS – Last Wednesday, Dr. Diego Cerrai was interviewed by NBC on his precipitation-based research. His work is in collaboration with NASA and other researchers across the world as part of the IMPACTS Mission. Check out the full article here to learn more it!

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Transportation Research Board Committee Selects Paper by Graduate Student, Ge Shi

Safe systems principles in the city pictured above January 6, 2022 STORRS – A paper written by a University of Connecticut graduate student has been selected as this year’s best paper for the Transportation Research Board Committee on Transportation Safety Management Systems (ACS10). The Transportation Research Board is a branch of the National Academies of […]

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