Research - Richard A. Rula School of Civil & Environmental Engineering - Bagley College of Engineering

MSU leads new $1.7 million research project to help disadvantaged communities confronting wildfires and related cascading hazards

October 14, 2021

Congratulations to Shanika Musser, CEE undergrad, who was selected to receive the Theta Tau Tomorrow Builder Award for her work on biochar.

Shanika Musser has been working on an honors thesis focused on the utility of biochar for the removal of microbial contaminants from water. Shanika had previously worked in Dr. Misna’s lab (Chemistry) on the removal of certain soluble contaminants from water using biochar. Her work has been supported by an ORED undergraduate research grant and…

May 22, 2021

January Momentum Feat. CEE student Jessica Lewis

January 31, 2021

Dr. Farshid Vahedifard was feature in a video made by the Office of Public Affairs about writing for “The Conversation”

October 12, 2019

Dr. Vahedifard featured in Science Magazine; calls for data utilization to augment community resilience after lessons learned from Camp Fire

January 14, 2019

The Center for Applied Earth Science and Engineering Research (CAESER) at the University of Memphis has been selected to receive a $5 million contract for a five-year period to conduct extensive research addressing water quality issues with the Memphis aquifer.

January 14, 2019

“How do natural hazards cascade to cause disasters?” article published in Nature featuring work by Dr. Farshid Vahedifard

September 24, 2018

Our own Research Associate, Sandra Ortega-Achury, was selected to receive the 2018 Research Support Award from the Bagley College of Engineering.

Mrs. Sandra Ortega-Achury was selected to receive the 2018 Research Support Award from the Bagley College of Engineering. She will be recognized at the annual Research Awards Banquest on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 11:30 I the Hunter Henry Center

March 26, 2018

Bagley Faculty Members, Including Farshid Vahedifard, and Alumna Participate in Award-Winning Environmental Research Project

A national research consortium has honored a Bagley College of Engineering professor for his efforts on a NASA environmental project. Civil and environmental engineering assistant professor Farshid Vahedifard was a part of NASA’s Surface Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite project that earned the Interagency Partnership Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium. The award recognizes a team…

July 28, 2016

MSU faculty research featured in Science magazine (Dr. Farshid Vahedifard)

A Mississippi State University assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering is the lead author on a letter published last week [Aug. 21] in Science magazine. Farshid Vahedifard, an MSU Bagley College of Engineering faculty member since 2012, is lead author on the letter titled “Drought threatens California’s levees,” which may be viewed at Additional…

August 26, 2015