In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, several CEE faculty shifted their focus to working on projects aimed at creating and informing a more resilient community.
Tue, 01/12/2021A mobility informed COVID-19 transmission model
A new type of mobility informed infectious disease model is already being used by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to forecast COVID-19 deaths across the country.
Thu, 01/07/2021Detecting COVID-19 in wastewater
To detect COVID-19 outbreaks by neighborhood, UW CEE researchers are working to introduce a new testing system that utilizes wastewater samples from pump stations.
Wed, 10/21/2020 | AXA research fundAXA's innovative COVID-19 research
The AXA Research Fund announces 10 innovative projects to help combat COVID-19, including CEE assistant professor Mari Winkler's work on targeted disease management through wastewater monitoring.
Thu, 10/01/2020 | UW NewsUW researchers driving around Seattle to track COVID-19 response over time
An interdisciplinary team of UW researchers, including CEE professor Joe Wartman, scan the streets every few weeks to document how Seattle has reacted to the pandemic.