/2018
18 12, 2018

UCF faculty and students present at AGU Fall Meeting

Together with more than 25,000 scientists UCF faculty members and students attended the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union at the Walter E. Washington convention center in Washington D.C. from December 9-15. Our faculty and students from the Water Resources and Environmental Engineering groups presented 20 abstracts during the week and organized 4 well-attended [...]

12 12, 2018

Prof. Ni-Bin Chang Named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)

Dr. Ni-Bin Chang has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors in 2018 and was recognized for his contributions to the field of nutrient monitoring, removal, and possible recovery in aquatic environment. Election to NAI Fellow status is a high professional distinction accorded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific [...]

5 12, 2018

UCF students sweep awards at State Water Conference

UCF environmental engineering students WIN BIG at the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association’s 2018 Annual Conference held at Champions Gate between November 25-29th. Together with their faculty advisor Dr. Steve Duranceau, UCF students participated in several activities that included paper presentations, competing in the state’s Water Bowl, Poster and Best Paper [...]

4 12, 2018

First prize to UG Researcher

At a research meeting focused on Florida’s Indian River Lagoon, undergraduate researcher Samantha Maldonado won First Prize for her poster titled “Ecosystem Services of Oyster Reef and Vegetated Shorelines: Potential for Blue Carbon Sequestration in a Coastal Lagoon”. Sam is a member of UCF’s Ecohydraulics Laboratory and a participant in UCF’s EXCEL program. Her [...]

23 11, 2018

We Are One Of Five Semi-Finalists Selected In USDOT Safety Data Contest

The USDOT chose five semi-finalists on Oct. 26 for its Solving for Safety Visualization Challenge, which seeks “innovative analytical visualization tools” to help improve safety on U.S. road and railroad systems. Read More

22 11, 2018

Dr. Ni-Bin Chang has been appointed as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer in 2018

Dr. Ni-Bin Chang has been appointed as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer in 2018 by the IEEE Systems Council (https://www.ieeesystemscouncil.org/pages/distinguished-lecturers). Sponsored by the IEEE Systems Council, he presented an invited talk titled “Multi-sensor Satellite Image Fusion, Data Merging, and Machine Learning for Monitoring the Changing Urban Food-Energy-Water Nexus“ at the IEEE Green Energy and Smart [...]

17 11, 2018

UCF Transportation Researchers at TRB 98th Annual Meeting

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 98th Annual Meeting will be held January 13–17, 2019, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. The information-packed program is expected to attract more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world. Our UCF Future City Initiative will present 54 papers this year. [...]

28 10, 2018

We are Stage I semi-finalist

About the Solver: The University of Central Florida's Department of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering is a Stage I semi-finalist. Real-Time Crash Risk Visualization Tools for Traffic Safety Management Real-time crash risk visualization using integrated tools for traffic safety evaluation and management. The project will integrate real-time and static data, providing predictive analytics and diagnosing real-time traffic [...]

25 10, 2018

CECE Student Projects Receive Two Awards from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Two UCF CECE student teams were selected for the 15th Annual P3 Award (Phase I): A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). One project is entitled “A Biopolymer-based Simple Lead Check in Tap Water”. This project aims to detect trace [...]

1 10, 2018

Assistant Professor, Smart City Infrastructure

Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an accredited institution by the time of appointment in a Smart City Infrastructure related engineering field such as Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer or Electrical Engineering. The successful applicant will have either demonstrated or shown a clear potential for, creative and independent research that would lead to strong [...]

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