Lauren Kennedy, BS EEE 2015, received a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. This fall, Lauren plans to attend graduate school at the University of California at Berkeley and work with Dr. Kara Nelson. Through her PhD project, Lauren hopes to improve water treatment methods in developing countries.
Loring (Larry) Nies, Professor of Environmental and Ecological Engineering and Civil Engineering, will receive the 2015 Excellence in Environmental Engineering Education Award.
A research paper authored by Prof. Chad Jafvert and his Ph.D. student, Yingcan Zhao, was featured on the cover of the April issue of Environmental Science: Nano.
Steven Cardinas (May 2017) and Sydney Weiss (May 2017) received a $10,000 from H2O Hydrologist Helping Others. The monies will allow students to travel to Western Kenya to build and install slow sand filters.
Inez Hua, Professor of Civil Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering, was recently appointed as a member of the Safe and Sustainable Water Resources, a subcommittee of the U.S. EPA Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC), for a three year term.
Professor Zhi “George” Zhou joined the Division of Environmental and Ecological Engineering and Lyles School of Civil Engineering at Purdue University in June 2014. Currently he is teaching water and wastewater treatment processes (EEE 495/CE 497) and environmental biotechnology (CE 597) at Purdue.