Mac McKee

College of Engineering

Researcher of the Year

Mac McKee is the Director of the Utah Water Research Laboratory and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at USU for 15 years. His work has included assignments in more than thirty countries, dealing with everything from flood control planning and design in the Philippines to water quality management in Samoa. His current research focuses on development of small autonomous aircraft for remote sensing in natural resources problems, as well as on efficiency improvements in large water supply systems through the use of statistical learning theory and remote sensing.