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.
Driven by her passion for humanity's right to clean water, air and food, Kim Reppa calls herself a "scientifically literate artist and humanitarian." And from founding and directing the Human and Environmental Rights Organization (HERO) to designing the curriculum for an environmental and ecological engineering course, she's already begun to make a lasting impact.
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.