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Mar 18, 2010

New Chair Receives Grant

The new CIV Chair & Professor, Jerome Hajjar, was awarded a $54K NSF grant for his research in using steel foams to dissipate energy and prevent buckling in steel structures.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Feb 24, 2010

Congratulations Seniors

Laura Carey, CEE’10, Kareem Ghobrial, MIE’10, and Jennifer Hardy, MIE’10 were selected as recipients of the 2010 Northeastern Outstanding Co-op Awards. Only 16 seniors are selected each year for these awards.

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Feb 18, 2010

COE Alum & Author is One of the Top Consultants

Mark Kelly, a BS‘79 graduate in Civil Engineering and renowned roofing expert, announced the release of his new book, AMERICAN ROOFING: Roofing in America. Mark is one of the top 20 roofing consultants in the United States as presented by the CARE Center for the Advancement of Roofing.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Feb 01, 2010

Prof. April Gu receives DOE grant and prestigious NSF Career Award

Professor April Gu, along with Prof. Kai-tak Wan (MIE) and Dr. Yufeng Yang (DOE), are investigating microbial cell movement in porous media with a grant funded by the Department of Energy's Environmental Remediation Science Program. Also, Professor Gu received a 5-year $427,000 NSF CAREER award on mechanistic toxicity assessment of emerging contaminants via a toxicogenomic […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jan 28, 2010

Sheahan’s NIH Grant Renewed

CIV professor and acting chair Thomas Sheahan, has had his NIH grant renewed for his research on creating a reactive mat to remediate contaminated sediments and reduce health risks.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jan 13, 2010

Gu & Wan Receive $150K DOE Grant

CEE assistant professor April Gu and MIE associate professor Kai-tak Wan, have received a grant from DOE to explore how nano-scale cell surface characteristics dictate the microbial transport and migration behavior in contaminant remediation.

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jan 01, 2010

Engineers Without Borders Honors Northeastern Chapter

Engineers Without Borders (EWB-USA) selected the Northeastern University chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB-NEU) as a premiere chapter.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Dec 23, 2009

Gu Awarded NSF CAREER Grant

April Gu, Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, has received a $430K NSF CAREER grant to determine the levels of contaminants and toxicity in water supplies using prokaryotic real-time gene expression profiling.

Civil & Environmental Engineering