Department Highlights and News

Randel Dymond named ASCE Fellow

Randel Dymond, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, an Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech, who specializes in water resources, land development, and GIS, has been named a Fellow by ASCE.  Dr. Dymond has more than 36 years of experience in academics, consulting, and software development.  He has taught at Fairmont State University, Penn Read more…

Marc Edwards named one of Virginia’s Outstanding Scientists

The Science Museum of Virginia and the office of Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe have named Virginia Tech faculty members Marc Edwards of the College of Engineering and Shuhai Xiao of the College of Science as Outstanding Scientists for 2017. Established in 1985 and sponsored by the Science Museum of Virginia, the Outstanding Scientist Award honors scientists Read more…

Gabriel Isaacman-VanWertz joins EWR faculty

Gabriel Isaacman-VanWertz will be joining the Civil and Environmental Engineering department as an assistant professor. Isaacman-VanWertz earned his bachelor’s degree in Earth and Environmental Science and Chemistry from Wesleyan University. He continued on to receive his Ph.D. in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management from the University of California, Berkeley. His research focuses on atmospheric chemistry, Read more…

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