Research

Smart Energy for the Smart Cities: UMCoE Associate Professor and the City of Coral Gables Receive 2018 Bloomberg Challenge Award

Coral Gables, and many other cities across South Florida, endure challenges during the aftermath of hurricanes and sub-tropical storms. Most recently, during hurricane Irma, Coral Gables lost power for days and many residents found themselves relying...


Transforming Engineering Education Through Global Active Learning

In traditional classrooms, students observe a lecture and learn about new concepts and principles. They are then responsible for applying that knowledge while completing homework and other assignments outside of the classroom. These traditional classrooms...

Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers Names Innovation Bridge as Engineering Excellence Awards’ Small Project of 2018

The Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers (FICE)’s Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) named the UM Innovation Bridge its Small Project of 2018. The award is recognizing the team led by Antonio Nanni, professor and chair of the Department of Civil,...


Gulf Coast Universities Team Up to Address Hurricane Resilience

New Multi-State Institute Focuses on Reducing Damage from Severe Storms A new multi-institution research center will focus on helping the Gulf coast do better at preparing for and mitigating the damage and loss of lives from hurricanes and other severe...
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