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The BS program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET http://www.abet.org/
CEE faculty member Marc Eberhard, John Stanton, professors of structural engineering, and Olafur Haraldsson, M.S. ’11, received the 2014 T.Y. Lin Award from the American Society of Engineers (ASCE).
Researchers Making Impact - Yinhai Wang: Driving Intelligent Solutions with Massive Transportation Data
Yinhai Wang, CEE professor, and colleagues at the Smart Transportation and Applications Research Lab (STAR Lab), are developing the Digital Roadway Interactive Visualization and Evaluation Network (DRIVE Net), an online tool for transportation data visualization, analysis, modeling, and decision support. .
Dr. Tami Bond won a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship award for her work on the global effects of black carbon on health and climate. She earned an interdisciplinary PhD from University of Washington Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Atmospheric Sciences in 2000.