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Recent News

Jorge Gonzalez Estrella accepted as Assistant Professor at Oklahoma State University
June 23, 2020

Jorge joined Dr. Cerrato’s group in September 2017 as a Postdoctoral Research Associate and has continued working in Dr. Cerrato’s group as a Research Assistant Professor since 2018. At UNM, he has been investigating heavy metal mobility and remediation technologies in projects with the METALS Superfund Research Center and the Center for Native American Environmental Health Equity Research. Jorge has also been actively involved in research activities with the Center for Water and the Environment, collaborating with civil engineering and environmental engineering scientists and professors. Jorge is currently the PI of research projects focused on the interaction of heavy metals and microplastics. At Oklahoma State University, Jorge’s research group will continue working with microplastics along with research focused on fate and microbial toxicity of priority pollutants, (bio)transformation of waste to energy, and (bio)remediation of contaminants.

Howe selected as Research Lecture Honoree
April 22, 2020

Kerry Howe

PhD student awarded a NSF Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship to go to Stanford University
April 9, 2020

School of Engineering ranked No. 87 in nation in ‘U.S. News & World Report’ survey
March 17, 2020

UNM receives $5 million, 5-year National Science Foundation grant for water research
August 12, 2019

The University of New Mexico has received a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to continue the groundbreaking research that the Center for Water and the Environment has been leading since 2014.

Longtime civil engineering professor Jerry Hall dies
July 17, 2019

School of Engineering receives national award for diversity efforts
July 17, 2019

PhD student Shaikh receives award from National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
July 15, 2019

Dr. González-Pinzón and students from a graduate course publish a peer-reviewed manuscript
July 8, 2019

A peer-reviewed manuscript that was developed with the students enrolled in his CE 598 Ecohydrology course in the Fall 2018 semester has been published.