Sea Levels Rising in Parts of Indian Ocean, According to New Study

Dec. 28, 2010

Newly detected rising sea levels in parts of the Indian Ocean, including the coastlines of the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea, Sri Lanka, Sumatra and Java, appear to be at least partly a result of human-induced increases of atmospheric greenhouse gases, says a study led by the University of... Read more »

Ph.D. Student Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Dec. 28, 2010

Carrie “C.J.” McClelland, a Ph.D. candidate in our Environmental Engineering program, was awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship in 2007. The fellowship provides up to three years of funding for research-focused graduate degrees in science, engineering, and mathematics fields. C.J. is working with Prof. Karl Linden on forecasting... Read more »

M.S. Student Awarded NWRI-AMTA Fellowship for Membrane Technology

Dec. 28, 2010

Kendra Colyar, a M.S. candidate in our Environmental Engineering program, was awarded a fellowship for membrane technology by the National Water Research Institute and the American Membrane Technology Association. The fellowship provides two years of funding at $10,000 per year for "solving water supply and quality issues through the widespread... Read more »

NSF recognizes CEAE graduate student and new Fulbright Fellow, Abby Watrous, and faculty advisor, Professor John Zhai, for environmental/energy research in China

Dec. 28, 2010

Renewable Energy: A Reality Check in Rural China July 1, 2009: Young engineer takes on a global challenge: Clean and sustainable energy, one village at a time NSF Article link Graduate student Abby Watrous traveled through rural provinces in China encouraging villagers to burn alternatives to non-renewable lumps of coal... Read more »

$5 Million Endowment Supports the Creation of CU's Mortenson Center in Engineering for Developing Communities

Dec. 28, 2010

The teaching and outreach work of University of Colorado civil engineering Professor Bernard Amadei and his colleagues in the Engineering for Developing Communities program will take a giant leap forward thanks to a $5 million commitment from Mort and Alice Mortenson, and builder M. A. Mortenson Company. A $500,000 commitment... Read more »

PhD Student Sara McAlpine Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Dec. 28, 2010

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship was awarded to CEAE PhD student Sara McAlpine for Optimized Design and Control of Photovoltaic Modules with DC-DC Power Converters for Building ApplicationsRead more »

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