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Khaled AlFadl receives Award of Excellence from ACI’s National Capital Chapter

April 16, 2019

On April 9, CEE senior Khaled AlFadl received the Award of Excellence from the National Capital Chapter of the American Concrete Institute.

Dr. Li is a co-PI on a $7.5M DOD MURI grant

April 9, 2019

Dr. Tianshu Li is a co-PI of the DOD Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) project titled “Understanding and Breaking the Material Barriers of SiGeSn Alloys for Infrared Devices.”

Dr. Silverstein speaks to WTOP-FM about GW team’s winning traffic app

March 19, 2019

CEE visiting assistant professor Dr. Claire Silverstein was quoted in the WTOP article "George Washington U. team wins DC funding for traffic app."