CEAE professor and student duo earn international award

July 9, 2014

Professor John McCartney and his previous PhD student Majid Ghayoomi, now an assistant professor at the University of New Hampshire, received the 2014 International Award for Best Journal Paper by an Early Career Researcher in Unsaturated Soil Mechanics in the Category of “Application” from the International Society for Soil Mechanics...

Grad Students’ Papers Earn Awards from AGU

April 15, 2014

Two CU-Boulder graduate students took home 2013 Outstanding Student Paper Awards in hydrology at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting in December 2013. Held annually in San Francisco, the AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators,...

Keith Molenaar inducted into Pan American Academy of Engineering

Jan. 14, 2013

The Pan American Academy of Engineering recently inducted Keith Molenaar, department chair and professor of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, based on his engineering contributions to Pan American markets. Molenaar, who has completed extensive international work as a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers' International...

Students to have firsthand look at preventing worksite injuries

Jan. 9, 2013

After recently receiving the Faculty Early Career Development Program Award from the National Science Foundation, Matthew R. Hallowell, assistant professor of construction engineering and management, plans to offer his students a more engaging, valuable academic experience. With the NSF CAREER Award, Hallowell is conducting a large research project in which...

John McCartney to receive ASCE Casagrande Award

Dec. 21, 2012

Professor John McCartney has been selected by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Geo-Institute Board of Governors to receive the 2013 Arthur Casagrande Professional Development Award. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding accomplishments as evidenced by completed works, reports, or papers in the field of geotechnical engineering. The award was...

Matthew Hallowell receives NSF CAREER award

Dec. 21, 2012

Professor Matthew Hallowell was recently awarded a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) program award from the National Science Foundation for "Predictive Modeling of Construction Injuries in Complex Environments." The research objective is to test the hypothesis that over half of the variability in construction injury statistics can be explained by...

Mark Hernandez Receives Education Award

Sept. 25, 2012

Mark Hernandez CEAE professor Mark Hernandez has been selected to receive the 2012 HENAAC Education Award recognizing the best and brightest engineers and scientists within the Hispanic community. The award will be presented in October at the 24th annual HENAAC Conference in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

Vijay Gupta Receives CUAHSI Community Service Award

Aug. 9, 2012

CEAE professor Vijay Gupta received the 2012 Community Service Award from the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science (CUAHSI). The award was "in recognition of his outstanding vision and leadership in the development of interdisciplinary research in hydrologic science" and was presented at the consortium's third biennial...

Michael Brandemuehl receives ASHRAE Exceptional Service Award

July 11, 2012

CEAE professor Michael Brandemuehl was awarded the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Exceptional Service Award in June 2012. The award recognizes ASHRAE Distinguished Award recipients who have continued to serve the Society faithfully and with exemplary effort.

CEAE Student Wins Best Student Presentation Award at IUVA North American Conference

Dec. 1, 2011

Sarah Bounty receiving her award from conference organizer Ron Hofmann (University of Toronto) Sarah Bounty, an MS candidate working with Professor Karl Linden in environmental engineering, won the Best Student Presentation Award at the International UV Association (IUVA) North American Conference in Toronto, Canada in September 2011 for her paper...