RESTORE News

May '15

Congratulations Andrew Sims for his successful defense on Evaluating the Hydrologic Performance of Green Roofs! Here he is celebrating with some deliciously appropriate "green roof pudding", couresty of Chris Kokur.

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Congratulations Jorge Dominguez for winning the Outstanding Student Presentation award at the 3rd Annual Michigan Catalysis Society Spring Sumposium!

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April '15

Andrew Sims, Maria Sia, Tao Ji, Laura Vogel, Sabina Rakhimbekova, Rebecca Solinger, and Tarek Rashwan presented posters and oral presentations at Western's Earth Day Colloquium. All did an excellent job, presenting their environmental research and sustainability projects and interacting with the diverse network of colleagues across campus. Congratulations to Tao Ji for winning best poster in the poster competition! http://www.uwo.ca/enviro/Colloquium/EDC2015/

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RESTORE celebrates the great faculty and staff within Western Engineering's Geotechnical Research Centre and networks with local industry at the GRC Annual Dinner.

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March '15

Congratulations to Prof. Jason Gerhard on being awarded Western's individual Green Award for promoting sustainable thinking through his teaching and research. Congratulations also to MESc student Tarek Rashwan on co-winning the Western's Ideas on Sustainability and the Environment (WISE) award for promoting smouldering as an energy efficient and cost effective alternative for biosolids disposal. http://news.westernu.ca/2015/04/ideas-full-bloom/

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Prof. Denis O'Carroll is recognized in Western News for his innovative research on nanoparticles in the subsurface. See the full article at: http://news.westernu.ca/2015/03/professor-explores-echoes-nanos/

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