Research

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 http://www.sciencemag.org/content/349/6250/799.1.full. Additional…

August 26, 2015


Bahareh Kokabian (PhD Candidate in Environmental Engineering) received the 2015 GSA Research Symposium Award for Best Poster – Engineering Category

http://www.grad.msstate.edu/current/orgs/gsa/gsasymp.php

May 29, 2015


MSU Teams Receive EPA P3 Grants

Two teams from Mississippi State are among 43 to receive grants to help attain a sustainable future. The Environmental Protection Agency awarded grants of up to $15,000 each for the research and development of new technologies. The People, Prosperity and Planet (P3) program involves a wide range of categories including water, energy, agriculture, built environment,…

October 22, 2014


MSU wins second place in national EPA ‘Rainworks’ competition

Mississippi State officials plan to implement “The MSU Union Green,” a student-conceived project winning second place in the Environmental Protection Agency’s 2013 Campus Rainworks Challenge. The stormwater mitigation plan impacts a space known as the Mini-Mall, between Lee Boulevard and the State Fountain bakery, Subway retail outlet, Henry F. Meyer Media Center and University Florist….

May 1, 2014