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 was funded by grants awarded to UCF from the National Estuaries Program and National Science Foundation.
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 for water quality professionals around the world which was supported by American Water Works Association (AWWA). This established and highly [...]
Every year the European Geosciences Union (EGU) grants a limited number of awards to outstanding scientists among its more than 12,500 members. This includes Outstanding Early Career Scientist Awards for students, postdocs, or young scientists within seven years of completion of their PhD degree. This year, CECE Assistant Professor Dr. Thomas Wahl, who is [...]
UCF environmental engineering students Carlyn Higgins (left) and Angela Rodriguez (center) traveled with faculty advisor Dr. Steve Duranceau (right) to attend and present papers at the American Water Works Association’s 2017 Annual Conference and Exhibition held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania between June 11th and 14th. Master’s student Carlyn Higgins presented the paper “Reducing [...]
Diego Delgado Sabrina Welch CECE Lecturer Dr. Stephen Medeiros, PE, recently hosted two students at the annual Summer Research Experience (SUMREX) program for the Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence at UNC – Chapel Hill (CRC) funded by the Department of Homeland Security. The CRC is a large collaboration between research and educational [...]
Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence (CRC) researchers, leadership and students – along with federal reviewers and the Center’s Advisory Board – met on Feb. 1-3 for the Center’s second Annual Meeting. Co-PI Dr. Stephen Medeiros from the University of Central Florida, who works on a project led by Dr. Scott Hagen of Louisiana [...]
Dr. Wahl Delivers Keynote Presentation At Workshop Organized By The World Climate Research Program What happens if a storm surge and river flood meet at the coast? What if a drought and heatwave coincide? Such events are commonly referred to as compound extremes. And although the societal and environmental [...]
Coastal Resilience Center Of Excellence (crc) Researchers, Leadership And Students – Along With Federal Reviewers And The Center’s Advisory Board – Met On Feb. 1-3 For The Center’s Second Annual Meeting. Co-PI Dr. Stephen Medeiros from the University of Central Florida, who works on a project led by Dr. Scott Hagen of Louisiana State [...]