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  1. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  2. Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge: Bringing new ideas forward

  3. Shapiro awarded 2015 Bézier Award

  4. Alumnus Todd Pulvino receives top honor from the College of Engineering

  5. Design Engineering: Quick, no-cost topology optimization software released as cloud-based MCAD app

  6. Focus on new faculty: Peter Adamczyk, making strides towards advanced prostheses

  7. Focus on new faculty: Sangkee Min, manufacturing the future of innovative design

  8. Focus on new faculty: Corinne Henak, exploring perplexing properties of cartilage

  9. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 16 Engineers' Day

  10. Harnessing 3D printers to enhance engineering education

  11. Focus on new faculty: Alejandro Roldan applies theoretical fluid dynamics to improving surgical outcomes

  12. GERS students bring science and engineering to underrepresented minority students in Madison

  13. Grad students in Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab receive NSF fellowships

  14. ‘Garage Physics’ is a makerspace for undergraduate brainstorms

  15. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

  16. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  17. PhD student wins award at international symposium

  18. Free SOLIDWORKS plug-in for topology optimization

  19. University-industry team receives funding to develop energy-efficient small engine technologies

  20. Major commitment to elevate UW-Madison undergraduate engineering education

  21. Souped-up software reduces guesswork, tedium in computer-aided engineering

  22. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

  23. U.S. News ranks college No. 14 for undergrad education

  24. Wisconsin State Journal: Imagination is the limit for printable programming students

  25. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  26. DOD’s Joint Light Tactical Vehicle simulated by UW-Madison engineers

  27. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  28. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

  29. UW-Madison leading $2.6 million effort to improve solar plants

  30. Madison campus leader visits Oshkosh Corporation, site of UW-industry collaboration

  31. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

  32. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  33. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  34. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  35. Gift to Morgridge Institute ‘Fab Lab’ to boost medical device innovations

  36. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  37. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  38. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  39. Company's collaborations with UW-Madison lead to more innovations

  40. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

  41. WPR: Airbag recall to affect nearly 34 million cars in America

  42. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  43. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

  44. Professorship helps launch high-impact research, grad careers

  45. Relationship between Oshkosh, ME department is a win-win

  46. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

  47. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  48. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  49. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  50. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

  51. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  52. Omid Forouzan: Microfluidics allows for close study of virus-host interactions

  53. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  54. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison junior engineers the right racing formula

  55. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

  56. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bill in Congress would establish 'manufacturing universities'

  57. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

  58. Computing with grand demands

  59. Six UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

  60. Energy research for a stronger society

  61. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  62. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

  63. UW-Madison engineers' knowledge, skills a boon to state and national employers

  64. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

  65. College of Engineering helps WARF near the top in university patents

  66. Xconomy: Ebullient heats up with $1M for computer cooling tech

  67. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

  68. Racine Journal-Times: Horlick student takes programming skills to Madison

  69. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW researchers developing software to predict vehicles' combat readiness

  70. UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  71. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  72. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  73. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

  74. SAE Off-Highway Engineering Online: University of Wisconsin researchers develop mobility analysis tool for military applications

  75. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  76. Solar prophets: A history of UW-Madison’s Solar Energy Lab

  77. WKOW: UW professor expects auto production plant slowdowns and brand loyalty issues in Takata recall

  78. Gauging a vehicle’s performance in various scenarios—before it’s built

  79. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

  80. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor alumni at Engineers’ Day

  81. Wisconsin State Journal: A Lindbergh gives a Lindbergh Lecture

  82. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  83. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  84. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  85. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

  86. Two UW student teams are finalists in national inventors competition

  87. F.M. Young Award still recognizing top students 64 years later

  88. Prototyping success: Students harness startup principles in ambitious design project

  89. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  90. Focus on new faculty: Xiaoping Qian, using computers to analyze and design 3D shapes

  91. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  92. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  93. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

  94. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  95. UW-Madison engineers develop new, extremely fuel-efficient car engine

  96. Strong engineers, strong community

  97. Wish you were here

  98. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  99. Wisconsin plastics industry has roots in modest, multitalented UW-Madison professor

  100. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

  101. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  102. Best-ever efficiency points to clean, green gas-diesel engine

  103. Strategic approach to materials research aims to benefit U.S. manufacturers

  104. UW-Madison College of Engineering up, loons down

  105. A big boost for innovation

  106. UW-Madson College of Engineering gets $25 million research gift

  107. UW-Madison College of Engineering receives $25 million grant

  108. UW-Madison ME alum participates in Education DesignShop at MIT

  109. UW-Madison engineers win in Governor's Business Plan Contest

  110. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  111. Alarm sounded over Wisconsin's lack of start-ups, venture capital

  112. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  113. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

  114. UW-Madison researchers receive awards for injection molding papers

  115. UW-Madison paper wins Society of Plastics Engineers award

  116. Aerospace & Defense Technology: Chrono: A Parallel Physics Library for Rigid-Body, Flexible-Body, and Fluid Dynamics

  117. Aerospace and Defense Technology: Chrono: A parallel physics library for rigid-body, flexible-body and fluid dynamics

  118. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  119. Startup focuses on reliable, efficient cooling for computer servers

  120. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

  121. UW-Madison engineering programs ranked highly in U.S. News and World Report

  122. UW-Madison a partner in national effort to retool U.S. manufacturing

  123. Meet the BAT 600, UW-Madison’s next clean snowmobile

  124. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  125. Turng named honored service member of Society of Plastics Engineers

  126. The next dimension: 3D color printer wins innovation competition

  127. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  128. Lessons from an unlikely career

  129. Engineers named Vilas Associates

  130. Two UW-Madison faculty named to National Academy of Engineering

  131. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  132. Can you really heat a room for 15 cents a day worth of tea lights?

  133. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  134. Reflections on innovation

  135. UW-Madison student team takes on global health challenge in Hult Prize

  136. UW-Madison students chosen to compete for Hult Prize

  137. Researchers seek to understand the brain, boost batteries, improve patient care, and produce advanced biofuels

  138. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  139. Popular Science welcomes non-pneumatic tires to the market

  140. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  141. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  142. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  143. Engineer’s ingenuity connects MS patient with touchscreen device

  144. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  145. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  146. Cooling inspired by sweat

  147. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  148. Focus on new faculty: Sage Kokjohn, tackling the mysteries of internal-combustion engines

  149. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  150. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

  151. Verona third-graders get a diverse tour of mechanical engineering labs

  152. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

  153. ‘Smart’ medical material aims to unfurl at 98.6 degrees

  154. An innovative past: A look at Wisconsin’s most interesting and impactful inventions

  155. Racine students explore engineering’s possibilities at UW-Madison

  156. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  157. Thelen named ASME fellow

  158. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

  159. Mechanical engineers collaborate with Wisconsin company to ID weld defects

  160. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  161. Wisconsin Applied Computing Center harnesses supercomputing for engineering and much more

  162. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  163. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

  164. Informatics of 'making' aims to unite computing, materials and manufacturing advances

  165. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  166. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  167. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

  168. Badgers on Dairy Lane: UW-Madison Day at the 2013 Wisconsin State Fair

  169. ASME honors Ghandhi

  170. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

  171. Underrepresented high-schoolers get a taste of COE undergrad life

  172. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

  173. Five questions ... about manufacturing systems engineering education

  174. Pfefferkorn to investigate use of diamond coatings and modulation in drilling applications

  175. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

  176. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  177. ME student receives paper prize

  178. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  179. Klein earns several honors

  180. Our global footprint: How faculty, staff and student connections extend around the world

  181. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  182. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

  183. Creative energy harvest and storage ideas top energy and sustainability competition

  184. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

  185. UW-Madison engineering students win 2013 Clean Snowmobile Challenge

  186. Adaptive ski project gives people with disabilities a new chance to participate

  187. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

  188. Focus on new faculty: Melih Eriten and the mysteries of friction

  189. On the road or in the kitchen: Novel storage solutions top engineering design competition

  190. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  191. The hand is the hook: With competition prizes, printable prosthetic moves closer to market

  192. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  193. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  194. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

  195. On October 26, the college will honor seven outstanding engineering alumni

  196. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  197. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  198. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  199. Li earns NSF funding to improve rapid-response healthcare

  200. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

  201. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  202. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  203. Engine research for a cleaner future

  204. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  205. Bucky's day out: UW-Madison at the Wisconsin State Fair

  206. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

  207. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  208. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  209. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

  210. With help from Milwaukee company, two engineers graduate with a head start

  211. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  212. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  213. Probe seeking life on Saturn’s moon earns student team a spot at international space conference

  214. Turng student wins plastics paper award

  215. UW-Madison earns DOE funding for nuclear engineering innovations

  216. U.S. Army awards Negrut $120,000 to augment supercomputer

  217. Mechanical and engineering physics professor picked for Chinese university enrichment

  218. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

  219. For plastics knowledge, India looks to UW-Madison engineers

  220. Cheap, printable prosthetic hand wins top prize at 2012 Innovation Days

  221. Shapiro named editor-in-chief of top computer science industry publication

  222. UW-Madison online engineering master's programs ranked No. 1

  223. Optimizing internal combustion: CAREER award supports study of new diagnostic tool

  224. Products for hockey, shelter, win engineering design competition

  225. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

  226. From wind turbines to inflatable interim housing: Engineering undergrads display functional products at Dec. 14 design competition

  227. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

  228. Doctor's basement tinkering leads to development of intracranial pressure monitor

  229. Assistive technology expo showcases new engineering solutions for the disabled

  230. For UW-Madison homecoming parade, Bucky's got a new ride

  231. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  232. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  233. University, private-sector collaboration brings Bucky Wagon back for homecoming

  234. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  235. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

  236. Wisconsin engineer, entrepreneur move 'green' diesel engine closer to market

  237. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  238. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

  239. UW-Madison spinoff receives $1.5 million for optimizing dual-fuel engines

  240. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

  241. Hybrid vehicle team to test drive new, efficient dual-fuel engine

  242. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

  243. Piranhas and polymers: Students take materials science and ethics course in Colombia

  244. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  245. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  246. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  247. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  248. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

  249. Electronic stent deployment system wins top prize at 2011 Innovation Days

  250. Classroom innovation: Kershner joins Wendt Commons as instructional designer

  251. Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery facility opens on UW-Madison campus

  252. Alumni and students ‘cook up’ future of vehicle teams

  253. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  254. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  255. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  256. Improving the cutting edge

  257. Computers—and people—work in parallel at new laboratory

  258. UW-Madison undergrads to design a room that's literally out of this world

  259. Powertrain Control Research Lab celebrates 20-plus years of vehicle research

  260. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants