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Natural bayou better when floods threaten Houston

Dr. Bedient presents Coastal Surge Protection: Galveston Bay Park Plan at Engineering Change Lab's Summit 8.

March 11, 2020

Bedient presents at Engineering Change Lab's Summit 8

Dr. Bedient presents Coastal Surge Protection: Galveston Bay Park Plan at Engineering Change Lab's Summit 8.

March 11, 2020

Bedient presents at Houston Global Health Collaborative's 8th Annual Conference

​Dr. Bedient presents Flooding in Houston under Climate Threats at Houston Global Health Collaborative's 8th Annual Conference at Houston Methodist.

March 7, 2020

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Bedient Research Alumna named Assistant Professor

Congratulations to SSPEED’s former Postdoctoral Researcher, Antonia Sebastian. Dr. Sebastian recently joined the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as an Assistant Professor of Flood Resilience in the Department of Geological Sciences, and is joint appointed within the Environment, Ecology and Energy Program (E3P). 

December 15, 2020

Bedient Research Group presents at AGU

Four SSPEED posters were presented at AGU's Fall Meeting in San Francisco, California. Fall Meeting is the largest international Earth and space science meeting in the world.

December 10, 2019

Bedient Named Department Chair

Bedient was named Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Chair in July 2019 and will serve through 2022. He joined Rice Faculty in 1975 and previously served as Department Chair from 1992-1999. 

June 13, 2019

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