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Apr 13, 2010

Engineers Without Borders Newsletter

Read about all the great contributions to society that the members of the EWB group provide.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Apr 05, 2010

Congratulations BESS Team

The Black Engineering Student Society (BESS) won the Technical Outreach Community Help (TORCH) Chapter of the Year Award for the second year in a row.

Chemical Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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