Engineering a Better World

Working as an engineer in the upcoming decades, you will have the chance to play a critical role in making the world a better place. In fact, students at Michigan Tech are getting a head start—by helping to facilitate sustainable development, appropriate technology, beneficial infrastructure, and social change—while they are still in school.

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Amlan Mukherjee

Amlan Mukherjee

PhD, University of Washington

Contact

906-487-1952
amlan@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dr.Mukherjee's interests are in the areas of Construction Management and Transportation Infrastructure Management Systems. He is currently teaching a course in Construction Estimation, Planning and Control. His research interests lie in developing interactive and adaptive process simulation platforms that can be used as decision making aids, in training decision makers and . . .

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Noel R. Urban

Noel R. Urban

PhD, Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota

Contact

906-487-3640
nurban@mtu.edu

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Urban's research interests include the Great Lakes, environmental cycles of major and trace elements, sediment diagenesis and stratigraphy, chemistry of natural organic matter, wetland biogeochemistry, environmental impact and fate of pollutants, influence of organisms on the chemical environment, and the role of chemical environment in controlling populations. Research projects he . . .

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Veronica L. Webster

Veronica L. Webster

PhD, Civil Engineering, Cornell University

Contact

906-487-1079
vlweb@mtu.edu

Associate Professor, Water Resources Engineering

Dr. Veronica Webster is currently an associate professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Her teaching interests include probability and statistics, stochastic hydrology, numerical methods, water resources, and risk analysis and management. Her research interests include flood frequency analysis and the evaluation of other extreme events, uncertainty analysis, and impacts of climate . . .