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  1. UW-Madison professor, alumni, earn nation's top engineering honor

  2. Laboratory Equipment: footsteps could power mobile devices

  3. Power walk: Footsteps could power mobile devices

  4. UW-Madison places among top teams in SpaceX Hyperloop competition

  5. Multidisciplinary team investigates problems with the WID's geofield

  6. Internet of Things Lab fosters student innovation, adds industrial partners

  7. EMA/ME Design Competition offers prize money to creative seniors

  8. Student outreach: Ramon Roche-Maldonado encourages minority students to study engineering

  9. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

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

  11. Shapiro awarded 2015 Bézier Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

  18. Harnessing 3D printers to enhance engineering education

  19. Focus on new faculty: Alejandro Roldán-Alzate applies theoretical fluid dynamics to improving surgical outcomes

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

  21. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

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

  23. Grad students in Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab receive NSF fellowships

  24. PhD student wins award at international symposium

  25. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  26. ENGINEERING.com: Free SOLIDWORKS plug-in for topology optimization

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

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

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

  30. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

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

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

  33. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  34. ENGINEERING.com: DOD’s Joint Light Tactical Vehicle simulated by UW-Madison engineers

  35. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  36. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

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

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

  39. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

  40. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  41. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  42. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

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

  44. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  45. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  46. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  47. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

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

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

  50. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  51. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

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

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

  54. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

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

  56. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  57. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  58. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

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

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

  61. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

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

  63. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

  64. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

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

  66. Computing with grand demands

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

  68. Energy research for a stronger society

  69. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  70. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

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

  72. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

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

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

  75. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

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

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

  78. Madison.com: UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  79. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  80. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  81. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

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

  83. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

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

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

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

  87. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

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

  90. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  91. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  92. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  93. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

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

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

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

  97. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

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

  99. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  100. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  101. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

  102. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

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

  104. Strong engineers, strong community

  105. Wish you were here

  106. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  108. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  109. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

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

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

  113. A big boost for innovation

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

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

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

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

  118. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

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

  120. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  121. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

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

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

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

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

  126. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

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

  128. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

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

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

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

  132. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

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

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

  135. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  136. Lessons from an unlikely career

  137. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  139. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

  141. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  142. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

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

  147. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  149. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  150. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  152. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  153. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  154. Cooling inspired by sweat

  155. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  157. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  158. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

  160. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

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

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

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

  164. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  165. Thelen named ASME fellow

  166. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

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

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

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

  170. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  171. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  173. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  174. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  175. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

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

  177. ASME honors Ghandhi

  178. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

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

  180. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

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

  182. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

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

  184. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  185. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  186. ME student receives paper prize

  187. Klein earns several honors

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

  189. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  190. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

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

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

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

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

  195. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

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

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

  198. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

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

  200. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  201. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  202. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

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

  204. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  205. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

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

  207. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  208. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

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

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

  211. Engine research for a cleaner future

  212. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

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

  214. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

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

  216. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  217. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

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

  219. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  220. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

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

  222. Turng student wins plastics paper award

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

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

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

  226. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

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

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

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

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

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

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

  233. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

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

  235. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

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

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

  238. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

  242. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  243. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

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

  245. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  246. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

  248. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

  250. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  252. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  253. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  254. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  255. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  256. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

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

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

  261. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  262. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  264. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

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

  268. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants