Workshops & Seminars


Innovative Water Treatment Technology and Emerging Research WorkshopSeptember 14 at NJIT


4 pm, Thursday, September 14, 2017, Central King Building L70

Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment to Address Growing Challenges of the Water Energy Nexus   
2017-18 AEESP Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Pedro J. Alvarez, George R. Brown Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University

Contact: Dr. Wen Zhang,

4.30pm to 5.30pm, October 18th, 2017

Title: "Interpretation of ground movements due to the construction of the Crossrail tunnels in London, UK"
Eva Ieronymaki, PhD, Assistant Professor at Manhattan College. 

4.30pm to 5.30pm, October 25th, 2017

Title: "Induced Seismicity in Enhanced Geothermal Systems projects in Japan, Australia and Switzerland"
Yusuke Mukuhira, PhD, Post-doctoral Associate at MIT. 

4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 1st, 2017

Title: "Modeling of induced seismicity due to hydraulic fracturing"
Cheng Zhu, PhD, Assistant Professor at Rowan University. 

4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 8th, 2017

Title: TBA
Foteini Vasilikou, PhD, Tunnel Engineer at Arup, NY. 

4.30pm to 5.30pm, November 15th, 2017

Title: "Challenges in the construction of the new 2nd Avenue subway line in NYC"
Chu Ho, PhD, Associate at Arup, NY. 

4.30pm to 5.30pm, December 6th, 2017

Title: TBD
Ismail Karatas, PhD, Geotechnical and Tunneling Engineer at WSP (former Parsons Brinckerhoff), NY. 

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: Dr. Bruno Goncalves da Silva,