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Developing Curriculum for Decentralized Water Systems

U-M Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Nancy Love and colleagues speak about developing curriculum for students to manage water and sewage systems at the neighborhood level. May 16, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #video #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Environment/Sustainability #CivilEngineering


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New Grant Enables Research on Extremely Durable Concrete

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor Li leads a project to produce a more durable and energy efficient concrete that automatically heals cracks through natural processes and resists chemical degradation. June 20, 2019. # #web-article #Engineering #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #CivilEngineering #MaterialsScience #ClimateChange #CJPettus #VictorLi ​​​​​​​​​​


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U-M Engineers Receive MCubed Funding to Improve Navigation of Built Environments by the Visually Impaired

College of Engineering researchers Jessie Yang, Carol C. Menassa, and Vineet Kamat receive funding to conduct research in developing improvements to navigation for the visually impaired. June 19, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #CivilEngineering #EarthandEnvironmentalScience #ArtificialIntelligence #Disability #Jessie-Yang #CarolCMenassa #VineetKamat ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Why We Do Experimental Research

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor James K. Wight discusses the importance of conducting experimental research in environmental and civil engineering. June 14, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #CivilEngineering #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #JamesKWight ​​​​​​​​


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Restoration and Collaboration

Michigan Civil and Environmental Engineering professor Aline Cotel leads students to restore a dam in Boardman River, reconnecting miles of river with the Great Lakes. May 29, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #EnvironmentandSustainability #CivilEngineering ​​​


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Op-ed: Innovation Investments Would Extend Life of Roads

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Jerome Lynch's op-ed discusses incorporating technology, such as bendable concrete, and investing in new partnerships with other universities to improve Michigan's roads and other infrastructure. May 6, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Technology #CivilEngineering #Michigan #Innovation #Development #Infrastructure #JeromeLynch #NeerajBuch #StevenLavrenz ​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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An International Effort Launches to Determine Best CO2 Utilization Technologies

Global CO2 Initiative at U-M Director Volker Sick and Professor of Engineering Victor Li partner with the European Climate-KIC to develop better carbon dioxide capture and utilization technologies, reducing greenhouse gases. April 16, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #ClimateSciences #CivilEngineering #Sustainability #Global #VolkerSick #VictorLi


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Using Autonomous Drones to Map Methane in Landfills

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Dimitrios Zekkos and students explain the untapped energy potential in landfills and the drones used to map it. April 30, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #video #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #CivilEngineering #Energy #Sustainability #AutonomousVehicles #DimitriosZekkos


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Tom O’Rourke Discusses Resilient Infrastructure in Richart Lecture

College of Engineering welcomes Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor at Cornell University Tom O'Rouke to speak on hurricane damage uptick and necessary infrastructure updates around the country. April 5, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #Technology #EnvironmentandSustainability #CivilEngineering #ClimateSciences #Policy #TomO'Rouke


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Offices Are Too Hot or Too Cold – Is There a Better Way to Control Room Temperature?

U-M Civil and Environmental Engineering researchers study extreme office temperatures and offer solutions. January 16, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Society #Workplace #CivilEngineering