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Two great minds earn recognition for achievements
8/20/2019
Vicksburg, Miss. – (Aug. 16, 2019) When Dr. Edith Martinez-Guerra, a research environmental engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Environmental Laboratory, attended...
Engineering With Nature® initiative captures sustainability award for the Corps
8/9/2019
WASHINGTON, DC (Aug.7, 2019)— When an agency that focuses primarily on developing large infrastructure projects ⸺ as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers does ⸺ wins an award for sustainability, that is a...
McFall finds collaboration success with Army Engineer and Scientist Exchange Program
8/7/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (July 29, 2019) -- When Dr. Brian McFall saw the email titled “Engineer and Scientist Exchange,” his curiosity was piqued. “It was one of those generic-looking emails that most people...
Paper describing novel inhalation toxicology research methods attracts attention
8/6/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (Aug. 1, 2019) -- When three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers researchers published a paper in the journal “Chemical Research in Toxicology,” they expected it would generate buzz, but...
Corps researchers discover future co-workers through mentoring
7/17/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (July 12, 2019)-- Researchers at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s seven ERDC laboratories have provided some exciting hands-on research opportunities for both...
Dr. Craig Fischenich: a Corps career celebrated
7/9/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. —The type of guy who eschews a lot of fanfare, Dr. Craig Fischenich, a senior research civil engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, was hoping to end a...
Kiene to receive Meritorious Service Award at the Joint Women's Leadership Symposium
7/1/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (June 28, 2019) -- Martha Kiene, division chief with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Geospatial Research Laboratory, has been selected as an Army 2019 Joint...
U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center  celebrates Earth Day 2019
4/24/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (April 23, 2019) – From junior high students to researchers and even the Mayor of the City of Vicksburg, a crowd gathered at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center on...
Engineer receives prestigious de Fleury Medal
4/19/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (April 15, 2019) – When David Richards was a recent college graduate working his first job as a hydrologist in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, he knew that he wanted to do research and make...
Corps researcher invents non-metallic improvised explosive device detector
3/27/2019
 VICKSBURG, Miss. -- A simple scientific question by a fellow laboratory researcher led Research Physicist Dr. Benjamin Barrowes to invent the High Frequency Electromagnetic Induction instrument, now...