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2019

2017
  • Environmental Engineering Doctoral Student Jiani Tan Receives A&WMA Scholarship

  • Environmental Engineering doctoral student Jiani Tan was awarded one of two A&WMA (Air & Waste Management Association) Southern Section Ph.D. Scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. Tan was invited to speak at the Southern Section Annual Conference in Nashville on September 20-21 and gave a brief summary of her current and past research on air pollution modelling. She talked about her previous study on the assessment of the cost and benefit in air quality control and introduced her current study on global deposition of nitrogen and sulfur. The $1,200 scholarship helps fulfill the mission of A&WMA, which is to assist in the professional development and critical environmental decision-making of its members to benefit society. [LINK]

  • UT, NOAA to Collaborate on Atmospheric Sciences Research

  • UT has signed a memorandum of agreement with the Atmospheric Turbulence and Diffusion Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Air Resources Laboratory to advance collaborative research in atmospheric sciences. [LINK]

2015
  • Dr. Fu Recommended to Air Pollution Control Board

  • Dr. Jimmy Cheek, UT Chancellor, has recommended Dr. Joshua Fu, of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, to serve a successive term on the Air Pollution Control Board of Knox County, from July 1, 2015, until June 30, 2019. [LINK]