Civil and Environmental Engineering

Engineering students honoured for helping Walkerton camp mitigate riverbank erosion

Board members of Camp Cherith thank UWindsor engineering studentsBoard members of Camp Cherith (standing) thank UWindsor engineering students Lauren Ramirez, Anne Baker, Karla Gorospe, and Rachel Muir for their help in fighting erosion of the camp’s grounds. (Not pictured: Kwame Afrani and Mike Kadhim.)

A team of engineering students has designed a structure that will help protect a children’s camp from erosion on the banks of the Saugeen River.

Ceremony to recognize award-winning researchers in turbulence and energy

Sara Alhasan, Rupp CarriveauSara Alhasan, a 2015 recipient of an American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers Grant, receives an award from professor Rupp Carriveau for her excellence in stewardship at the 2016 Turbulence and Energy Awards ceremony.

A reception on September 15 will honour high-achieving researchers in the Turbulence and Energy Laboratory. The event gets underway at 3:30 p.m. in room 1118A, Centre for Engineering Innovation.

Several graduate students will be recognized for their innovative research in addition to faculty and staff who assist with the operation of the Turbulence and Energy (T&E) Lab.

Civil engineering grads give back in celebration of 50th anniversary

Second-year civil engineering student Jason Duic speaks with alumni David Strelchuk, Philip Waier, and Henry Regts.Second-year civil engineering student Jason Duic describes the use of fibre reinforced polymer composites to strengthen concrete to alumni David Strelchuk, Philip Waier, and Henry Regts during a tour of the structures lab, Wednesday in the Centre for Engineering Innovation.

Members of the civil engineering Class of 1967 have endowed a scholarship fund to commemorate the 50th anniversary of their graduation.

Symposium to explore intersect of energy and natural resources

The University of Windsor will host a symposium this week exploring the technological, political, and financial aspects of the sustainable production and use of energy this week.

The Energy and Natural Resources 2017 conference, June 22 and 23 in the Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation, will focus on the interconnectivity between energy and the environment, with discussion of: