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Recent News

Dr. Gonzalez-Pinzon awarded NSF grant for wildfire disturbances
July 28, 2021
Dr. Ricardo Gonzalez-Pinzon, Associate Professor in CCEE, who specializes on water resources, has been awarded an NSF grant of $423,431 to investigate how far downstream wildfire disturbances propagate in fluvial networks. Read More...

Moreu presents at international webinar on bridge maintenance and safety
July 22, 2021
Fernando Moreu, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, was a presenter July 21 for a webinar presented by the International Association for Bridge Maintenance and Safety – USA (IABMAS). Read More...

Dr. Ferenchak chosen for ITE educator award
June 30, 2021
Nick Ferenchak has been selected for the 2021 Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Mountain District Outstanding Transportation Educator Award. Read More...

CCEE student receives NM WWRI grant
June 23, 2021
Natalie Gayoso, a student in the Water Resources Engineering Program has received a grant from the New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute. Read More...

Dr. Anjali Mulchandani selected for the 2021 UNM Women in STEM Awards
June 23, 2021
Dr. Anjali Mulchandani, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at UNM, received the award for her project entitled, “Waste as a resource: A thermo-chemical system to recover metals and produce oils from sewage sludges.” Read More...

UNM project on environmental behavior of metals receives Army Research Office funding
June 21, 2021
Researchers from The University of New Mexico have received a three-year, $370,000 award from the Army Research Office, an element of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory, to contribute to the fundamental understanding of chemical reactions affecting the fate of toxic metal mixtures in conditions relevant to earth and environmental systems. Read More...

Engineering in Action to feature Center for Water and the Environment on June 25
June 7, 2021
The next edition of “Engineering in Action: How Our Innovation is Impacting Our Community,” a periodic virtual series presented by The University of New Mexico School of Engineering, will feature a discussion with researchers from UNM’s Center for Water and the Environment. Read More...

PhD student honored at conference
June 3, 2021
Isabel Meza has received the 3rd Place Oral Presentation Award for the AWWA/WEA (American Water Works Association/Water Environment Federation) Rocky Mountain Section student conference! Read More...

Bogus elected a member of National Academy of Construction
June 2, 2021
Susan Bogus Halter, a professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at The University of New Mexico, has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Construction Read More...