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10 04, 2018

Winners in 2018 Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence

2018-04-27T17:02:45-04:00April 10th, 2018|

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 another 2 CECE students: Shadi Tamimi and Caleb Enot) The title is Force-Vector Analysis and Statics Mechanical Testing on a [...]

5 04, 2018

UCF CECE Students to Exhibit Oil-Cleanup Invention at D.C. Expo

2018-04-07T00:00:52-04:00April 5th, 2018|

A group of University of Central Florida students has developed super high-tech sponges to clean up ocean oil spills. The sponges soak up oil but repel water, leaving behind no toxic byproduct. It’s a green solution with a bonus – the oil could be recycled for future use. The students will showcase their invention [...]

30 03, 2018

We are in Top 100 Scientific Reports Chemistry papers in 2017

2018-03-30T17:27:49-04:00March 30th, 2018|

A research article written by Jared Church and Dr. Woo Hyoung Lee is in the Top 100 Scientific Reports Chemistry paper in 2017 A research article written by Jared Church and Dr. Woo Hyoung Lee, ‘Noble metal-coated MoS₂ nanofilms with vertically-aligned 2D layers for visible light-driven photocatalytic degradation of emerging water contaminants’ has [...]

28 03, 2018

UCF CECE Students Present At Membrane Technology Conference

2018-03-30T16:05:28-04:00March 28th, 2018|

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 Water Works Association and the American Membrane Technology Association. The event was held March 12-16, 2018, at the West Palm [...]

23 02, 2018

Ucf Participates In The Pacific Water Conference

2018-02-23T17:29:53-05:00February 23rd, 2018|

UCF environmental engineering doctoral student Angela Rodriguez together with faculty advisor Dr. Steve Duranceau participated in the 2018 Pacific Water Conference held in Honolulu on February 7 and 8th. UCF CECE student and NSF Fellow Angela Rodriguez presented the paper “Evaluating Corrosion Rates in an Island Water System Changing Disinfectant.” [...]

23 02, 2018

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

2018-03-30T16:06:32-04:00February 23rd, 2018|

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). The project title is “A Noble 2D MoS2 Sponge Oil-Water Separator (MDSOS)”. This technology proposes to curb water pollution by [...]

18 12, 2017

UCF Students Sweep Awards at State Water Conference

2018-03-30T16:06:42-04:00December 18th, 2017|

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. UCF CECE students Jessica Cormier, Frances Martinez, Maria Arenas, Martin Coleman and Daniel Whalen presented posters on their [...]

4 12, 2017

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

2018-03-30T16:06:51-04:00December 4th, 2017|

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 WQTC either presented papers or posters at a conference focused on water quality, treatment and public health-related regulatory topics. Daniel [...]

25 11, 2017

Dr. Ni-Bin Chang, Named 2017 IEEE Fellow

2018-03-30T16:07:21-04:00November 25th, 2017|

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 computational techniques for the analysis of environmental sustainability.  He made seminal advancements through various environmental sensing, monitoring and modeling techniques [...]

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