News from the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

High School Students Introduced to Transportation Careers
July 26, 2018
Sixteen high school students from New Mexico participated in the Summer Transportation Institute (STI) hosted by the UNM School of Engineering July 16-27, 2018. Read More...

Researchers Look for Ways to Prevent Railroad Overpass Crashes
July 23, 2018
There is an infamous railroad overpass in North Carolina that gets hit by semis, delivery trucks, and RVs traveling underneath two or three times a month. Read More...

Dr. Cerrato Promoted to Associate Professor
July 23, 2018
Dr. José M. Cerrato has been awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor. Read More...

Taha Promoted to Distinguished Professor
July 19, 2018
The University of New Mexico has promoted Mahmoud Reda Taha, Professor and Chair of the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, to the rank of Distinguished Professor, beginning with the 2018-19 academic year. Read More...

Justin Nichols Awarded Competitive Pat Tillman Scholarship
June 18, 2018
Justin is among 60 individuals who represent the best and brightest from a group of thousands of talented applicants. Read More...

Graduate Students in Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon's Lab Win Awards at the 2018 Rocky Mountain AWWA Student Conference
June 14, 2018
Justin Nichols presented a 2-minute flash presentation titled “In-Situ Aquatic Sensor Networks: The Next Breakthrough to Understanding Nutrient Dynamics”, at the 2018 Rocky Mountain AWWA student conference. Read More...

New Graduate Student Justin Nichols Receives ASCE Outstanding Senior Award
June 14, 2018
Justin Nichols, who works on Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon’s research team, received the New Mexico ASCE Outstanding Senior Award at the ASCE regional transportation conference on April 19, 2018. Read More...

Our Department Receives a New Name
May 24, 2018
The UNM Department of Civil Engineering has officially become the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering. Read More...

UNM Civil Engineering Organizing ICPIC 2018
May 10, 2018
UNM Civil Engineering successfully organized the latest International Congress on Polymers in Concrete (ICPIC 2018) at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington DC, USA. Read More...