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  • Joannes Westerink to receive inaugural Magoon Sustainable Coasts Award - Click Here
  • Professor Bolster received NSF Career award on "Connecting the Scales - Local to Global Scales of Mixing in Heterogeneous Porous Media" - Click Here
  • Fernando To Receive Honorary Doctorate from Grenoble - Click Here
  • Better Life Foundation, a Seychelles Non-Government Organization (NGO) has announced that it will be signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Natural Resources to carry out in-depth studies of the country’s marine environment. The University of Notre Dame, Indiana, and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), will jointly sign the MOU which will pave the way for the various research programs aimed at collecting vital data to assist Seychelles in better understanding its marine natural environment. This exercise will come at a most opportune time as Seychelles embraces and promotes its “blue economy.” - Click Here
  • Environmental Fluid Dynamics Researchers receive Telford Premium Prize, Institute of Civil Engineers, UK, for their paper on “Draw-down and Run-up of Tsunami Waves on Sloping Beaches” - Click Here
  • PBS News Hour Features Notre Dame Heat Island Studies - Click Here
  • Fernando elected as a Fellow of AAAS in 2012- Click Here for more
  • Fernando is one of the seven elected worldwide to the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences section. Click Here for more
  • Two EFD have received top awards for their presentations at AMS, in New Orleans, January 26, 2012: Both made presentations on complex terrain issues.
  • Chris Hocut has received the Best Overall Student Presentation!
  • Annie Dallman has received Second Place for Student Oral Presentation!
  • Margaret Bellon reflects upon recent research - Click Here
  • Engineering professors receive MURI grants - Click Here
  • FY2011 MULTIDISCIPLINARY UNIVERSITY RESEARCH INITIATIVE (MURI) – SELECTED PROJECTS - Click Here
  • U.S. Department of Defense - News Releases - Click Here
  • Fernando plays key role in NATO program on climate change and national security - Click Here
  • Weather bends noise from highways - Click Here
  • SL partners with US, India to predict weather - Click Here
  • Scientists from Sri Lanka, India and US to jointly study Indian Ocean weather phenomena - Click Here