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Computer model of Eastman Massachusetts URI leads team of researchers awarded $1.5 million NOAA grant

November 4, 2021

Picture of online digital map of Southern New England Tropical Storm Henri provides opportunity to test ADCIRC Prediction System™ real-time storm modeling capabilities

August 24, 2021

As the weekend of August 21, 2021 drew near, it became increasingly evident that Tropical Storm Henri would not only impact Southern New England, but could become a hurricane before making landfall. This situation gave researchers at the University of … Continued

Evaluating Hydroanalytic Information: New report released

July 21, 2021

With support from the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate and the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL), lead author Dr. Sandra K. Knight, President of WaterWonks LLC, has released a … Continued

Report Now Available: Support Strategies for Socially Marginalized Neighborhoods

July 21, 2021

A Coastal Resilience Center research team, led by Dr. Cassandra R. Davis of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has released a report that explores the disproportionate impacts of federal mitigation assistance on socially marginalized groups and under-resourced … Continued

COE Summit 2021 logo Students from CRC partners win awards at COE Summit

May 21, 2021

Two students from CRC partners won second and third place in a national poster competition for students across Department of Homeland Security-funded Centers of Excellence this month. Kyle McElroy, a graduate student from the University of Rhode Island, and Verónica … Continued

Poster from a CRC student team from NCSU led by graduate student Samata Gyawali. Student posters, presentations from annual meeting available

May 5, 2021

  At CRC’s annual PI meeting held virtually from April 21-22, 2021, Center investigators made presentations about the first six years of their research and education projects. The audience included federal stakeholders and reviewers, CRC Advisory Board members, additional partners, … Continued

The cost of flooding (blog post)

April 5, 2021

“Flooding is head and shoulders above any other catastrophe that you or the world is going to face in its lifetime… in terms of sheer dollars and cents, especially with sea level rise.” Take it from Don Hornstein, who knows … Continued

The UPRM team, which includes (left to right) students from Verónica Díaz-Pacheco, Frederick González-Román and project lead Dr. Mauricio Cabrera-Ríos. Photo illustration by Frederick González-Román. Three summer research partners to continue funded work in 2021

March 29, 2021

  Three CRC Summer Research Team (SRT) partners from 2020 have been awarded follow-on funding through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T)  Office of University Programs’ (OUP) Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) program. S&T announced last month that nine … Continued


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