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Larry Cartwright: Mentor, Professor, and Friend Leaves Lasting ...

Larry Cartwright, an esteemed and much beloved former Carnegie Mellon University professor, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016. Cartwright was born October 8, 1945, in New ... Read More »


Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Larry Cartwright: Mentor, Professor, and Friend Leaves Lasting Legacy

Larry Cartwright (1945-2016), esteemed and much beloved former Carnegie Mellon University professor is remembered. MORE
Thursday, August 25, 2016

Alumni Improving Water Infrastructure Across the Globe with EWB

Alumni, Aileen Craig (BS ’12, MS ’13) and Sumon Chatterjee (MS ’14), work with Engineers Without Borders to improve water access around the world. MORE
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Taking a Wild Ride: CEE Sophomore Instructs StuCo Roller Coaster Course

CEE junior Hunter Lawrence leads a StuCo course Roller Coasters: Background and Design which discusses roller coasters, from their history and different designs to the physics behind them. MORE
Monday, August 15, 2016

The Vents in Your Office Aren’t Just Pumping Out Air

Professors Mario Berges and Anthony Rowe (ECE) have been funded as part of a $19 million dollar DoE energy investment to come up with a way to combat HVAC inefficiencies. MORE
Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Tim Hinkle Accepted into Navy’s Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program

Soon after graduating with the class of 2018, CEE junior Tim Hinkle will be living and leading aboard a US Naval nuclear submarine. MORE
Monday, July 18, 2016

Researchers Detect and Quantify Man-Made Changes in Earthquake Activity

How CEE researchers are working to detect man-made earthquakes months in advance MORE
Monday, July 11, 2016

Harper Awarded Eisenhower Graduate Fellowship

PhD candidate Corey Harper is awarded a 2016 Eisenhower Transportation Graduate Fellowship grant by the Department of Transportation. MORE
Wednesday, July 6, 2016

CEE Alumnus Takes Construction Engineering Expertise around the World

Alumnus Omar De Leon (MS '11) is taking his engineering expertise around the world as a Construction Engineer for ExxonMobil. MORE
Friday, June 24, 2016

Growing a Better Membrane

Recent PhD graduate Megan Leitch and her advisors, Professors Gregory Lowry and Meagan Mauter, created new membrane materials that are specifically tailored for membrane distillation and could make the process more efficient. MORE
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Learning by Doing: How CEE Prepared Leslie Cohen to be a Global Citizen and Technology Pioneer

Alum Leslie Cohen (BS ’62, MS ’64, PhD ’66) discusses how CEE prepared him for his engineering career. MORE

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