CEE winners of SEAS Student R&D Showcase

October 30, 2019

2019 R&D Showcase CEE winners

Approximately 130 graduate and undergraduate students competed for nearly $40,000 in prizes in the 2019 SEAS Student R&D Showcase. The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) congratulates our CEE student and faculty mentor winners of the Showcase:

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering Winners
Graduate: “Drugs in Drinking Water: An Enhanced Biological Removal through Biofilm Thickness Management for Sustainable Water Reuse Application”
First Author: Mahmudul Hasan
Advisor: Dr. Rumana Riffat

Undergraduate: “Integrated Micro-Irrigation and Surface Water Catchment System for Water Management in India”
First Author: Khyati Patel
Advisor: Dr. Rumana Riffat

Runners-up: “Demonstration of Practical Mainstream Deammonification Schemes Balancing Treatment Efficiency with Complexity and Cost”
First Author: Mojolaoluwa Ladipo-Obasa
Advisor: Dr. Rumana Riffat


“Short-term Traffic Prediction and Incident Detection with Single Traffic Detector Using Recurrent Neural Network”
First Author: Dong Pan
Advisor: Dr. Samer Hamdar