News from the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

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Recent News

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...

New Technologies Workshop, Panel Review of Stakeholders, and Smart Cities Discussed at ASCE's Annual Structures Congress
April 16, 2018
Professor Moreu and graduate students of the UNM Civil Engineering Department will host the workshop on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas. Read More...

Tybur Casuse Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to Develop Electrochemical Uranium Sensors
April 16, 2018
Tybur Casuse, graduate student in Civil Engineering and the Center for Water and the Environment (CWE), has been awarded a prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Tybur will investigate electrochemical sensors for detection of trace concentrations of uranium and other metals in water from Native American communities in New Mexico. Read More...

UNM Students Present Cutting-Edge Research at 2018 Construction Research Congress
April 12, 2018
Ten graduate students from the Department of Civil Engineering presented their work on a range of research topics at the 2018 ASCE Construction Research Congress April 2-4, 2018, in New Orleans, LA. Read More...