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  • Upal Ghosh & Kevin Sower's research highlighted in news.umbc

    They are advancing new technique to eliminate PCBs
    UMBC professors Kevin Sowers and Upal Ghosh have advanced a new technique to eliminate PCBs—one of the most persistent, pervasive, and dangerous chemical pollutants found in waterway sediments....
    Posted: April 10, 2019 8:10 PM
  • CBEE Undergraduate Student and Alumni awarded 2019 NSF GRFP

    Three CBEE undergraduate students and alumni were selected for the 2019 NFS GRFP  Award or Honorable Mention. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding...
    Posted: April 10, 2019 10:50 AM
  • Mandar Bokare wins Honorable Mention at 2019 AAAS

    Mandar Bokare wins Honorable Mentions at 2019 AAAS Student E-poster Competition in the Environment and Ecology category. Poster Title: Air-Water and Sediment-Water Transfer of PCBs in an Urban...
    Posted: April 9, 2019 11:20 AM
  • CBEE graduate students present at GEARS

    Utsav Shashavatt wins 3MT 1st prize
    Utsav Shashvatt won 1st place in the 3 Minute Thesis competition at GEARS and will be traveling to the regional competition later this year. 3MT celebrates the exciting research conducted by PhD...
    Posted: April 9, 2019 11:06 AM
  • Congratulations, Dr. Rao!

    UMBC's 2019–2022 Presidential Research Professor
    Dr. Govind Rao has been named the UMBC "Presidential Research Professor" for the upcoming three-year period! This is one of the University's very highest awards, and is tremendously well deserved....
    Posted: March 22, 2019 9:27 AM
  • Sevda Deldari awarded 1st place at IFPAC Student Poster Comp

    Sevda Deldari was awarded First Place at the IFPAC Student Poster competition held today at the conference in Bethesda, MD. This was the first ever student poster competition at these...
    Posted: March 7, 2019 9:10 AM
  • Congratulations to Dr. Trevor Needham!

    Congratulations to Trevor Needham for successfully defending his doctoral dissertation on February 22, 2019. Trevor will be working at the US Geological Survey, MD, DE, DC Water Science Center.  ...
    Posted: February 27, 2019 3:37 PM
  • Congratulations to Mustafa Al-Adhami!

    Winner of the 3MT Competition
    Congratulations to Mustafa Al-Adhami!  Mustafa is a Mechanical Engineering PhD candidate in Dr. Rao's lab.  After a series of rigorous training sessions with professional 3MT coach, Scott...
    Posted: February 18, 2019 1:11 PM
  • Trevor Needham wins the Best Student Paper Award

    Congratulations to PhD Candidate Trevor Needham! He won the Best Student Paper Award at the International Conference on Remediation and Management of Contaminated Sediments in New Orleans, LA. The...
    Posted: February 15, 2019 10:22 AM
  • Our new associate dean for research & faculty development

    Dr. Erin Lavik of chemical, biochemical and environmental engineering has been appointed as the College’s first associate dean forresearch and faculty development. Dr. Lavik received a ScD in...
    Posted: February 11, 2019 12:54 PM