Diane McKnight

‘Science Friday’ highlights Antarctic hydrology research by two CU Boulder engineers

June 26, 2019

Professors Diane McKnight and Michael Gooseff work alongside a group of scientists called the McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological Research group (LTER), which maintains the longest continuously collected stream flow dataset in Antarctica.

CIEST demo

Water industry leaders from across U.S. visit CU Boulder lab for seismic test demonstration

June 26, 2019

Water agency representatives, consultants and manufacturers, many of whom were attendees at American Water Works Association’s Annual Conference and Exposition in Denver, were invited to campus to tour CIEST’s unique experimental capabilities, including the 400 g-ton geotechnical centrifuge and one-million-pound capacity universal testing machines. The highlight demonstration was a full-scale earthquake test performed on a pressurized water pipeline.

Karl Linden

Linden receives Water Research Foundation’s innovation award

June 25, 2019

Professor awarded the 2019 Dr. Pankaj Parekh Research Innovation Award from the Water Research Foundation at the American Water Works Association Annual Conference in Denver in June.

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We are Hiring!

June 24, 2019

The University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering invites applications for a non-tenure track Instructor position in its Construction Engineering and Management Program to begin in Spring 2020.

Val Constien

Val Constien Representing CU Buffs at NCAA Finals

June 14, 2019

On June 8th 2019, Constien competed at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Austin, TX and finished in 6th place for the steeplechase.

Angela Bielefeldt

Professor Bielefeldt Appointed Director of the Engineering Plus Program

June 10, 2019

Professor Angela Bielefeldt will serve as the new director of the College of Engineering and Applied Science’s Engineering Plus program beginning July 1, 2019.

Jana Milford

Milford reappointed to governor’s air quality commission

June 4, 2019

Professor was recently appointed by Governor Jared Polis to a third three-year term on the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission, which oversees air quality regulations for the state.

Evan Thomas

Engineers deliver water filters, cookstoves to improve health in Rwanda

June 4, 2019

A large-scale program to deliver water filters and portable biomass-burning cookstoves to Rwandan homes reduced the prevalence of reported diarrhea and acute respiratory infection in children under 5 years old by 29% and 25%, respectively, according to new findings published today in the journal PLOS Medicine.

A cartoon illustration of a worker on a construction site

Advancing the “science of safety” in construction

May 31, 2019

Hallowell (third from left) with several members of the CSRA advisory board. New research alliance aims to help prevent serious injuries and fatalities in construction. More fatalities occur in construction than in any other single-service industry, resulting from incidents like falls and electrocutions. In fact, approximately 1,000 workers are fatally...

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2019 Outstanding Student Awards

May 31, 2019

Fourteen recent graduates from Civil Environmental and Architectural Engineering are receiving recognition for their contributions during their studies at CU Boulder!