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2015 News in Brief



Eduardo Kausel Named Humboldt Scholar in Germany

From May to July 2014, Professor Eduardo Kausel was an Alexander von Humboldt Scholar in Germany. He worked on soil dynamics problems at the Technical University Berlin, and met and discussed problems of common interest with […]

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Second Annual CEE Video Competition

Enter the Second Annual Course 1 Video Competition and present an original one- to two-minute video that answers the question, “What is ONE@MIT research and its impact on society?” Prizes range from $1000 to $250, plus […]

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Outstanding Student Paper Award in Hydrology to Jane Chui

Graduate student Jane Chui won an Outstanding Student Paper Award in hydrology at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Conference in San Francisco in December 2014. The paper, “Interface Evolution during Radial Miscible Viscous Fingering,” describes how […]

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Lydia Bourouiba Discusses Disease Transmission

Since Professor Lydia Bourouiba’s research has shown that small droplets produced by sneezing and coughing could spread much farther than had been realized, MIT News asked her how the findings could apply to the Ebola epidemic […]

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Keep Current with CEE’s Social Media Outlets

Enjoy a constant flow of photos, updates and news through CEE’s many social media outlets, run by communications assistant, Kelsey Damrad. You can follow in many ways: Facebook, Twitter, Department head Markus Buehler’s Twitter, Instagram, and […]

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