Research & Projects

CENE & CM faculty work with graduate and undergraduate students on a variety of research projects.  Our primary focus areas are:

Structural, Geotechnical & Materials Engineering: 

  • reinforced concrete: Tuchscherer, Hewes
  • bridge scour: Hewes, Tuchscherer, Odem
  • concrete, asphalt & composites: Ho
Water Resources Engineering:
  • snow/ice engineering: Decker
  • snowpack & climate modeling: Decker
  • river & stream restoration: Odem, Lamer
  • hydrology & hydrologic modeling: Gremillion, Odem, Lamer, Heiderscheidt
  • water/wastewater treatment: Heiderscheidt
Environmental Engineering:
  • biofilters & algae growth systems: Baxter, Ozis
  • CO2 sequestration: Reiboldt
  • hazardous waste management & health risk assessment: Bero
  • mercury deposition and climate modeling: Gremillion
  • aquifer quantity/quality & climate modeling: Gremillion
  • environmental systems & global outreach: McDonnell
  • groundwater quality and remediation: Heiderscheidt
Transportation Engineering:
  • traffic signal, vehicle detection, & safety: Smaglik, Russo
  • pavements: Ho
  • highway design: Ho, Russo

Building Science & Construction:

  • low-energy buildings : Francis, Mead, Morgan
  • construction management & safety: Rogers, Mead, Bruner, Kaoni
Pedagogy & STEM Outreach: 
  • engineering & construction learning and assessment:  Tingerthal
  • STEM readiness, teacher support and minority student success: Ozis
Geospacial Systems
  • Surveying: Lamer, Ho, Tingerthal, Kaoni
  • Global Satellite Navigation Systems (GNSS): Lamer, Ho
See the Faculty page for more details.