‘Super Reviewer’

‘Super Reviewer’

Yu-Ping (Yo) Chin honored for contributions to Environmental Science & Technology Environmental Science & Technology, a journal published by the American Chemical Society, has named University of Delaware civil and environmental engineering professor Yu-Ping...
Surf Zone Injury Predictions

Surf Zone Injury Predictions

New UD study looks to improve forecasts for when beachgoers face greatest risk From 2010 through 2017, more than 2,000 surf zone injury events, including 196 spinal injuries and six fatalities, were recorded at Delaware’s five most frequented beaches: Cape Henlopen...
SAFEGUARDING OUR WATER SUPPLY

SAFEGUARDING OUR WATER SUPPLY

Article by Karen B. Roberts |Photo by Evan Krape   UD-invented technology selectively filters perchlorate from water Click here to watch video. In June, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a request for public comment on a proposed rule for regulating...
ALUMS ON ‘SHARK TANK’

ALUMS ON ‘SHARK TANK’

Article by Andrea Boyle | Tippett Photos by Evan Krape   Hen Hatch winners will appear on Sunday’s episode of entrepreneurial reality show Entrepreneur Markevis Gideon strode into ABC Television’s Shark Tank undaunted by the notoriously brutal environment, where...
Sue McNeil, 2019 Roy W. Crum Award Recipient

Sue McNeil, 2019 Roy W. Crum Award Recipient

Republished from Transportation Research Board (TRB)   Named for Roy W. Crum, who served as the Board’s director from 1928 until his death in 1951, the Crum Award recognizes outstanding leadership in transportation research or research administration. Dr. Sue...
Earthquake Engineering Award

Earthquake Engineering Award

The Charles Martin Duke Lifeline Earthquake Engineering Award was established by the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering, now the Infrastructure Resilience Division (IRD), to honor Charles Martin Duke for his pioneering contributions in lifeline...
New Named Professor

New Named Professor

Jennifer McConnell named Bentley Systems Early Career Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Jennifer Righman McConnell has been named the Bentley Systems Early Career Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. McConnell is an expert in bridge...
Undergraduate Research & Service Scholar Symposium

Undergraduate Research & Service Scholar Symposium

Summer Research: Civil and Environmental Engineering Well-Represented at the 2019 Undergraduate Research & Service Scholar 10th Annual Celebratory Symposium Posters: Aidan Meese, Environmental Engineering, Advisors: Daniel Cha, Civil & Environmental...
Michael Chajes Named Honors Program Director

Michael Chajes Named Honors Program Director

Long-time civil engineering professor assumes new role After a nationwide search, Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs Lynn Okagaki has announced that Michael Chajes has been named director of the University of Delaware Honors Program, effective July 1, 2019. Chajes...