Engineering for the environment

Sustainable and resilient infrastructure

Planning and integration

Transportation systems

  • Disruptive technologies

Project management

Land use

Construction and operation

Sustainable structures

Construction materials

Environmental infrastructure

  • Water and wastewater
  • Solid waste

Smart cities

  • Monitoring/IoT
  • Big data/analytics

Clean technology

Materials and design innovations

Advanced materials

  • Smart materials
  • Multifunctional materials
  • Nanomaterials and technologies

Design innovation

  • Sustainable communities
  • Waste minimization and use

Air pollution and GHG mitigation

  • Emission reduction technologies
  • GHG mitigation: Carbon capture, conversion, utilization and storage
  • Sensors, modelling, mitigation

Soil remediation

  • Soil and solid waste

Water and wastewater technologies

  • Pollutant fate and transport
  • Industrial and municipal wastewater

Environment and climate change

Environmental monitoring

Sensing and modelling

  • Sensor development


Remote sensing and satellite applications

Subsidence and permafrost thaw

Assessing risk and mitigating hazards

  • Climate change adaptation
  • Natural hazards
  • Disaster planning

Sustainable water management

  • Municipal wastewater treatment
  • Industrial wastewater treatment