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Civil and Environmental Engineering
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931

Attn: Judith Perlinger
Phone: (906) 487-3641
Fax: (906) 487-2943
Email: jperl@mtu.edu

 Supported by the National Science
 Foundation under Grant No. 0806569
Scholarship & Research

As part of the Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (S-STEM) grant with NSF, scholars enter into a reciprocal mentoring relationship and work on a research projects.

Listed below are projects that student have worked on.

Some Projects from 2008-2012

  • Life Cycle Analysis of Proposed Woody Biomass Combined Heat and Power Use at Michigan Technological University (two scholars participated in this project)
  • Create Community-Level Metrics as Well-Being Indicators
  • Determining Optimal Pipe Replacement Location to Reduce Energy Usage in Water Distribution Systems
  • Effects of Climate Change on Built Environments
  • Estimation of Wastewater Transport and Loading in the Sonora River
  • Historical Nitrogen Increases in Lake Superior
  • Hydrological Modeling and Vulnerability Assessment of Haiti
  • Bringing Sustainability into the Mining Industry
  • Evaluating the Environmental Cost of Biofuels Production
  • Life Cycle Assessment of Small-Scale Wastewater Treatment


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