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13 06, 2021

Our Alumni is the new Dean of Engineering at the Northern Border University in Saudi Arabia

2021-06-14T07:33:29-04:00June 13th, 2021|

Dr. Yahya Alassaf (Construction Engineering, UCF) has been appointed as the new Dean of Engineering at the Northern Border University in Saudi Arabia.  NBU was established in 2008 and has 16 Colleges.  The University is the home of over 15,000 students with over two-thirds of them female. The College of Engineering at NBU has [...]

13 01, 2021

UCF students participation in Florida’s 1st Virtual Water Conference pays dividends

2021-01-13T19:39:23-05:00January 13th, 2021|

UCF environmental engineering students recently participated in the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association’s 2020 Annual Conference that was originally scheduled to be held at Champions Gate, Florida between November 30 and December 2 but then changed to a virtual format due to COVID-19. Doctoral candidate Jessica [...]

16 11, 2020

UCF Transportation Researchers at TRB 100th Annual Meeting

2020-11-16T20:08:41-05:00November 16th, 2020|

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) today announced the TRB 100th Annual Meeting (TRBAM), originally scheduled to take place in Washington, D.C., will be conducted as a virtual event over a series of dates throughout January 2021. TRBAM in its traditional face-to-face format attracts more than 14,000 transportation professionals from all over the world. “If other [...]

10 09, 2020

Dr. Thomas Wahl is in the news with his research

2020-09-10T19:19:00-04:00September 10th, 2020|

UCF Study Could Predict Future Hurricane Storm Surge ORLANDO, Fla. — As we enter peak Hurricane season, University of Central Florida’s National Center for Integrated Coastal Research team is developing models to better predict storm surges in the future. Storm surge is often the most dangerous threat to life and property along the coast during a hurricane, [...]

19 07, 2020

UCF is Ranked Among Top 5 in Nation for Transportation Science and Technology

2020-07-19T21:46:26-04:00July 19th, 2020|

ShanghaiRankings placed the engineering programs at UCF above Georgia Tech, Purdue, Arizona State, Carnegie Mellon, and the University of Florida. UCF was recently ranked No. 5 in the United States and No. 29 in the world for transportation science and technology, according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020. UCF also ranked among [...]

20 11, 2019

UCF Transportation Researchers at TRB 99th Annual Meeting

2019-11-21T16:12:26-05:00November 20th, 2019|

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 99th Annual Meeting will be held January 12–16, 2020, 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. The meeting program will cover all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations [...]

8 08, 2019

Pretty Soon, Floridians May No Longer Need to Wait to Turn Left on Red

2020-12-30T19:07:38-05:00August 8th, 2019|

UCF researcher and alum Hatem Abou-Senna ’03MS ’12PhD worked on a project with the Florida Department of Transportation to make left turns safer and more efficient. Waiting for a left-turn signal to change at an intersection can seem like an eternity, especially when there is no oncoming traffic. However, a University of Central Florida [...]

31 05, 2019

Dr. Wahl receives NSF funding for two new projects

2019-05-31T18:08:29-04:00May 31st, 2019|

The National Science Foundation has recently awarded two new grants to Dr. Wahl and his research group. One of the projects is funded under the US NSF/GEO - UK NERC Lead Agency Opportunity, fostering close collaboration between Dr. Wahl and his group at UCF with multiple scientists at the University of Southampton, UK. The [...]

10 05, 2019

Kelsey Rodriguez, received an American Chemical Society 2019 Undergraduate Award

2019-05-10T11:10:51-04:00May 10th, 2019|

CECE undergraduate students, Kelsey Rodriguez, received an American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Environmental Chemistry 2019 Undergraduate Award. This is a prestigious award by ACS scientific community. Ms. Kelsey Rodriguez is one of the outstanding full-time undergraduate students in Environmental Engineering at UCF with an excellent GPA and has been working in Dr. Lee’s Microsensor [...]

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