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Recent News

Arsenic and Algae: Finding Sustainable Water Purification Systems
October 16, 2017
A University of New Mexico undergraduate engineering student thinks algae could solve the problem of arsenic contamination in water. Read More...

ITE Western District Awards UNM Student Chapter Travel Stipend
September 27, 2017
The Western District of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) has awarded the University of New Mexico Student Chapter a $1,000 travel stipend to support their members in attending the upcoming ITE Student Leadership Summit in Corvallis, Oregon, January 19-21, 2018. Read More...

Structural Steel Design Class Visits One Central Building
September 18, 2017
Professor Walter Gerstle and his CE424/CE524 Structural Steel Design class went on a field trip on September 7 to the One Central Building, a six-story office building currently under construction in downtown Albuquerque. Read More...

Programs in Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering Receive Reaccreditation from ABET
September 11, 2017
The Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) has announced that the BS programs in both civil engineering and construction engineering in the UNM Department of Civil Engineering has been accredited to 2023. Read More...

School of Engineering to Honor Alumni
September 7, 2017
The University of New Mexico School of Engineering is recognizing the accomplishments of seven of its alumni during its Distinguished Alumni Award event on November 2 at 6 p.m. Read More...

Senator Heinrich Visits School of Engineering Directed Energy Labs
September 7, 2017
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) on Wednesday (Aug. 23) visited The University of New Mexico's School of Engineering, touring labs and meeting with students and faculty. Read More...

Course Offering Fall 2017 Structural Design 1
August 17, 2017
CE 410 will develop structural engineers who understand the fundamental behavior of structural elements, Read More...

Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon Successfully Led Two NSF Proposals, Totaling Close to $1.4 Million Dollars, Awarded by Two Different NSF Programs
August 10, 2017
In the first project funded by the NSF Hydrologic Sciences program, Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon is the lead PI in a team of researchers from the University of New Mexico, University of Colorado, Colorado School of Mines and Colorado State University. Read More...

Los Alamos County, LANL and Summer Interns Partner To Test Cutting Edge Technology
August 7, 2017
Since June, Los Alamos County has been involved in the research and development phase of hololens through a partnership with LANL, UNM and a group of LANL summer interns. Read More...