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CEE Awards and Honors 2023

The annual CEE Awards recipients were announced during a ceremony banquet on May 17 at the Samberg Conference Center. Congratulations to all the students, postdocs, faculty and staff for their outstanding work, exceptional achievement and commitment […]

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Collage of headshots of Benedetto Marelli (left), Tal Cohen (center), Serguei Saavedra (right).

Three faculty members granted tenure

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is pleased to announce the following faculty members have been granted tenure by MIT: Benedetto Marelli was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with Tenure effective July 1. […]

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Nikki Burgher in the lab wearing safety glasses.

The toxic chemicals all around us

As part of the MIT Superfund Research Program, Nicolette Bugher is working to expose the poisons lurking in our environment and discover what they mean for human health. Nicolette Bugher has just given up on a […]

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Katya Boukin wearing a pink button up shirt

Studying floods to better predict their dangers

A fourth-generation civil engineer, graduate student Katerina Boukin researches the growing yet misunderstood threat of pluvial flooding, including flash floods. “My job is basically flooding Cambridge,” says Katerina “Katya” Boukin, a graduate student in civil and environmental […]

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