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Awards 2018-04-27T16:45:03+00:00

Prof. Catbas was awarded Aftab Mufti medal

CECE Faculty Prof. Catbas was awarded Aftab Mufti medal from the International Society for Structural Health Monitoring of Intelligent Infrastructure (ISHMII) and Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring (SHM).  The medal was awarded for [...]

Dr. Talea Mayo selected to present research to congress

Dr. Talea Mayo and CECE undergraduate student Cindi-Ann Findley showcased their work on tides and hurricane storm surges during the Coalition for National Science Funding’s Capitol Hill Exhibition on May 9.  The exhibition is [...]

UCF students sweep awards at Sinkhole Conference

UCF geotechnical engineering students together with faculty advisor Dr. Boo Hyun Nam participated in the 15th Multidisciplinary Conference on Sinkholes held at Shepherdstown, West Virginia (April 6, 2018). Ryan Shamet, Moataz Soliman, [...]

Dr. Wahl attended EGU 2018 to receive Outstanding Early Career Scientist Award

From April 8th to 13th the European Geoscience Union (EGU) held its annual General Assembly in Vienna. As Europe’s premier geosciences union, the EGU is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the Earth, [...]

Winners in 2018 Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence

Zachary Loeb, a CECE undergraduate won the Judges Choice Award for the Engineering, Optics, Photonics, and Computer Science category.  Zachary presented a modified and improved version of his IDEAS project (originally developed with [...]

Dr. Kevin Mackie received the Arthur N. L. Chiu Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award

Faculty advisor for the UCF Chi Epsilon chapter Dr. Kevin Mackie received the Arthur N. L. Chiu Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award. The national award is made once every two years at Conclave. [...]

UCF CECE Students Present At Membrane Technology Conference

UCF environmental engineering students (from right to left) Daniel Whalen, Carlyn Higgins and Angela Rodriguez joined Dr. Duranceau to participate in the 2018 Membrane Technology Conference, a joint international event sponsored by the American [...]

ASCE-UCF Concrete Canoe team won two second place awards

Our Concrete Canoe team placed second in the Women’s Sprints and second in Women’s Endurance races.

ASCE-UCF chapter won two awards

ASCE-UCF chapter that recently participated in the 2018 ASCE Southeast Student Conference that occurred March 1 - 3 2018 in Gainesville, FL, took home first place in Steel Bridge Display and second place in Steel Bridge Lightness. [...]

UCF Transportation Researchers Active at TRB 97th Annual Meeting

Transportation Research Board (TRB) holds an annual meeting in January in Washington D.C.  Our Transportation Researchers presented 56 papers. We have 16 papers accepted for publication and we got 7 Best paper awards and recognitions. [...]

The UCF student team has been selected for 14th Annual P3 Award

The UCF student team has been selected for 14th 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). [...]

UCF Students Sweep Awards at State Water Conference

UCF environmental engineering students together with faculty advisor Dr. Steve Duranceau participated in the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association’s 2017 Annual Conference held at Champions Gate between November 26-30. [...]

Environmental Engineering Graduate Students Take Top Awards At Water Quality Technology Conference!

UCF environmental engineering graduate students and faculty actively participated in the American Water Works Association’s 2017 Water Quality Technology Conference (WQTC) held in Portland, Oregon (Nov. 12-16, 2017). Everyone representing UCF at the [...]

Undergraduate Civil Engineering student got two awards

Undergraduate Civil Engineering student, Lailee Bottom, took home both First Prize and the People’s Choice award for her presentation at the 2017 ShORE meeting. Dr. Kelly Kibler was her research mentor. Lailee’s research [...]

Honorable Mention in the Data for Climate Action Challenge

A team of researchers from UCF has been selected as an honorable mention in the Data for Climate Action Challenge organized by UN Global Pulse. Global Pulse is a flagship innovation initiative of the [...]

Dr. Ni-Bin Chang, Named 2017 IEEE Fellow

Piscataway, New Jersey, USA, January 2018: Ni-Bin Chang, Professor of Environmental Engineering with University of Central Florida, from Orlando, Florida, USA has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for contributions to [...]

Xiangmeng Ma received the Water Quality Technology Conference (WQTC) Student Award

Xiangmeng Ma received the Water Quality Technology Conference (WQTC) Student Award at the 2017 WQTC which was held in Portland, Oregon, November 12-16, 2017 (Two student awards per year). WQTC is the premier national conference [...]

Jared Church received the first prize in poster competition

Jared Church received the first prize in poster competition in the 2017 Materials Innovation for Sustainable Agriculture (MISA) Symposium on Nov. 6, 2017 supported by US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and National Institute of Food [...]

Dr. Catbas Honored by UCF as Luminary Leader for Changing the World

UCF recognized 45 faculty members Wednesday during the university’s inaugural Luminary Award presentations for making an impact on the world. The event, themed like Oscar night, honored those who are academic leaders in their [...]

Our team won the first prize at Transportation Data Challenge

The four Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs announce the Transportation Data Challenge, a series of community problem-solving sessions, hackathons, and demonstrations to be held in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Amazon Web [...]

APHA Scholarship 2017

Congratulations! Our two students Qing Cai and Yina Wu got the Scholarship from the American Public Health Association. It is very unusual to Civil Engineers to receive this award from APHA. They used different papers to apply the scholarship. [...]

Dr. Essam Radwan And Dr. Hatem Abou-Senna Won 2017 ITE Best Project Award

Robert Murphy, P.E. (ITE Ped/Bike Standing Committee Chair), Dr. Hatem Abou-Senna, P.E. and Kirsten Tynch P.E., PTOE (Chair of the Ped/bike awards committee). Florida Section ITE newsletter: http://www.floridasectionite.org/ Dr. Essam Radwan and Dr. [...]

Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, is UCF Trustee Chair!

Congratulations to our Chair Mohamed Abdel-Aty, on being Honored As UCF Trustee Chair! Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty is a Pegasus Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, Deputy Director of the Center for Advanced [...]

Dr. Woo Hyoung Lee received Dean’s Advisory Board (DAB) Faculty Fellow Award

Assist. Prof. Woo Hyoung Lee received the College of Engineering & Computer Science (CECS) Dean’s Advisory Board (DAB) Faculty Fellow Award in recognition of the remarkable academic work and commitment to UCF and [...]

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