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  • A diagram of a emergency response system
    Tufts researchers worked with colleagues to analyze processes for providing safe drinking water in Syria.
  • Two hands washing in a sink
    A group of Tufts researchers studied the efficacy of disinfectants in preventing transmission of Ebola Virus Disease.
  • A smoggy city
    In The Conversation, Professor Doug Brugge discusses the importance of regulating air pollution along with Kevin James Lane, an assistant professor at Boston University.
  • Two hands holding soil
    Associate Professor Andrew Ramsburg and Katherine A. Muller, EG16, developed new, empirical models that enhance the ability to predict dispersivity in laboratory-scale water-saturated and air–water systems of sandy porous media, which can be applied to irrigation models, site remediation, and other cases.
  • A hand touches water drops
    Research Assistant Professor Natalie Cápiro was part of a workshop at the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Biennial Conference in June 2017, focusing on ways that the environmental engineering and science (EES) community can better understand and mitigate the spread of antibiotic resistance.
  • Looking up into a large skylight
    Engineering faculty participate in 12 funded projects through Tufts program.
  • Washing hands at a sink
    In the Journal of Infectious Diseases, Associate Professor Daniele Lantagne and postdoctoral scholar Travis Yates examine studies to determine whether household water treatment (HWT) interventions reduce the burden of disease in cholera outbreaks and the risk of disease transmission.
  • A metro train in a station
    Professor Masoud Sanayei and a group of colleagues created a simple closed form prediction models of train-induced vibration transmission within buildings, focusing on metro stations and buildings in Shenzen, China. 
  • A graphic rendering of many heads in conversation
    Faculty members in the School of Engineering are working with colleagues across Tufts to conduct research in support of the university's strategic research plan.
  • A city with smog
    Professor Doug Brugge discusses his new book, Particles in the Air: The Deadliest Pollutant Is the One You Breathe Every Day, and his research on particulate matter.

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