Pratim Biswas, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, is a pioneer in his field recognized for applying aerosol science and engineering to multiple areas, such as energy and environmental nanotechnology, solar energy, air pollution control, and medicine.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2020/06/world-renowned-aerosol-scientist-and-engineer-is-named-dean-of-the-college-of-engineering.html



Biomedical

Engineering Undergraduate Wins National Science Foundation REU Award

Isadora Smith, a junior in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, received a NSF award to conduct research focusing on discovering novel nanoengineering approaches in the brain.

stories/2020/06/engineering-undergraduate-wins-nsf-reu-award.html


Civil, Architectural and Environmental

PhD Candidate Recognized as GoMRI Scholar for Oil Spill Research

PhD Candidate Mary Jacketti has been recognized as a Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) Scholar for her research on expanding the capabilities to track sunken oil.

stories/2020/05/phd-candidate-recognized-as-gomri-scholar-for-oil-spill-research.html




Civil, Architectural and Environmental

Research Shows Less Pollution in Key Biscayne Beach After Shutdown

Levels of bacteria dropped only days after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the closure of recreational waters, leading University of Miami investigators to speculate that beachgoers were the source of the contamination.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2020/05/research-shows-less-pollution-in-key-biscayne-beach-after-shutdown.html