Recently Funded Grants

Construction

Susan Bogus Halter

2018-2019
New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT)
Cost-effective techniques for retrofitting corroded metal culverts using GFRP
PI: Dr. Mahmoud Taha (CCEE), Co-PI: Dr. Susan Bogus Halter (CCEE)
$94,000

2017-2021
Louisiana State Univ. / USDOT Univ. Transportation Center
Transportation Consortium of South-Central States (Tran-SET)
PI: Dr. Susan Bogus Halter (CCEE)
$2,790,000

2017-2019
New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT)
Management of NMDOT LTAP
PI: Dr. Greg Rowangould (CCEE); Co-PI: Dr. Susan Bogus Halter (CCEE)
$430,000

2016-2019
National Science Foundation
NM Green: Advancing Sustainable Construction Technology Education
PI: Dr. Susan Bogus Halter (CCEE); In collaboration with CNM
$884,573

Environmental

Kerry Howe

2014-2020
National Science Foundation (NSF)
CREST Center for Water and the Environment
PI: Kerry Howe (CCEE), co-PIs: Bruce Thomson, Andy Schuler, Mark Stone, and Vanessa Valentin (all CCEE)
$5,365,576

2017-2019
Department of Energy (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL)
Flue Gas Desulfurization Wastewater Treatment, Reuse, & Recovery PI: Kerry Howe (CCEE), co-PI: Bruce Thomson (CCEE)
$249,536

Structures

Mahmoud Taha

2018-2019
New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT)
Cost-effective techniques for retrofitting corroded metal culverts using GFRP
PI: Dr. Mahmoud Taha (CCEE), Co-PI: Dr. Susan Bogus Halter (CCEE)
$94,000

2018-2020
Air Force Research Lab (AFRL)
Agile manufacturing for high-value, low-volume aerospace composites
Co-PI: Dr. Mahmoud Taha (CCEE), Co-PI: Dr. Mehran Tehrani (UNM-ME), PI: Dr. Rafael Ferro (UNM-ECE)
$600,000

2017-2020
New Mexico Consortium – Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
Correlating damage, fracture, and permeability enhancement in rocks subjected to high-strain-rate loading
Co-PI: Dr. Mahmoud Taha (CCEE), PI: Dr. John Stormont (CCEE)
$432,000

2016-2019
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
LDRD: Fit-for-purpose seal material for cement-rock interface
PI: Dr. Mahmoud Taha (CCEE), Co-PI: Dr. John Stormont (CCEE)
$385,000