Showing 'Civil engineering' News

Oct
24
2018

'Smart' sprinklers would tailor irrigation with reclaimed water

An interdisciplinary team of Colorado School of Mines researchers has been awarded National Science Foundation funding to develop a prototype of a "smart" irrigation system that can consider sensor data, user-defined thresholds and weather forecasts News
Oct
15
2018

Mines graduate student named 2018 Tillman Scholar

A Colorado School of Mines graduate student who served in the U.S. Army for 22 years before pursuing her engineering education has been named a Class of 2018 Tillman Scholar by the Pat Tillman Foundation. Jennie Callahan, a master’s student in civil News
Oct
05
2018

Mines grad student finishes second at poster competition

VeeAnder Mealing, a doctoral student in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, finished in second place at the student technical poster contest at the American Center for Life Cycle Assessment XVIII conference in September. Mealing’s News
Sep
13
2018

Solar membranes could cut cost of treating brackish water

Researchers at Colorado School of Mines are co-investigators in a $2 million U.S. Department of Energy project to develop solar-powered desalination membrane technology that could help rural and inland communities treat brackish groundwater at lower News
Jul
30
2018

Summer camp offers hands-on intro to tunnels, engineering

A new summer camp at Colorado School of Mines hopes to inspire the next generation to think below the surface.   Through the support of the University Transportation Center-Underground Transportation Infrastructure (UTC-UTI), Tunnel Camp at Mines News
Jun
27
2018

Hedayat awarded DOE Early Career Research funding

Reza Hedayat, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been selected for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program. Hedayat will receive $750,000 over five years to support the News
Apr
27
2018

Mines ASCE chapter beats the elements at regional contest

The American Society of Civil Engineers student chapter at Colorado School of Mines sent 46 students to the Rocky Mountain Regional Student Conference in Rapid City, South Dakota, to compete in concrete canoe, steel bridge and mystery design April 6 News
Apr
03
2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering names new head

The new head of the Colorado School of Mines Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering plans to work with faculty raise the department’s profile nationally and around the world. Professor Terri Hogue was named department head in January. News
Mar
26
2018

PhD candidate wins AAEES graduate research award

Colorado School of Mines PhD candidate Andrew Pfluger has been selected to receive the W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Research Award for 2018 by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists. The award is given each year to an News
Mar
22
2018

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers chapter recognized

The Colorado School of Mines chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers was named Region 3 Chapter of the Year during the SHPE’s Regional Leadership and Development Conference, held March 1-3 at Boise State University. Fourteen Mines News

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