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

  2. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

  3. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

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

  5. PhD student wins award at international symposium

  6. Grad students in Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab receive NSF fellowships

  7. Free SOLIDWORKS plug-in for topology optimization

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

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

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

  11. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

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

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

  14. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

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

  16. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  17. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

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

  19. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

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

  21. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  22. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  23. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

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

  25. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  26. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  27. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

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

  29. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

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

  31. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

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

  33. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

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

  35. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

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

  37. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  38. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  39. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

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

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

  42. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

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

  44. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

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

  46. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

  47. Computing with grand demands

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

  49. Energy research for a stronger society

  50. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  51. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

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

  53. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

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

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

  56. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

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

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

  59. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  60. UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  61. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  62. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

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

  64. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

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

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

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

  68. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

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

  71. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  72. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  73. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  74. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

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

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

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

  78. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

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

  80. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  81. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  82. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

  84. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  85. Strong engineers, strong community

  86. Wish you were here

  87. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  89. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  90. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

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

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

  94. A big boost for innovation

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

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

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

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

  99. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

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

  101. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  102. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

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

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

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

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

  107. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

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

  109. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

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

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

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

  113. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

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

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

  116. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  117. Lessons from an unlikely career

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

  119. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  120. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  122. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  123. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

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

  128. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  130. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  131. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  133. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  134. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  135. Cooling inspired by sweat

  136. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  138. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  139. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

  141. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

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

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

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

  145. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  146. Thelen named ASME fellow

  147. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

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

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

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

  151. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  152. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  154. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  155. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  156. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

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

  158. ASME honors Ghandhi

  159. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

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

  161. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

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

  163. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

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

  165. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  166. Klein earns several honors

  167. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  168. ME student receives paper prize

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

  170. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  171. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

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

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

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

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

  176. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

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

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

  179. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

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

  181. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  182. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  183. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

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

  185. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  186. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  187. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

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

  189. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

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

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

  192. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  193. Engine research for a cleaner future

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

  195. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

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

  197. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  198. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

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

  200. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  201. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

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

  203. Turng student wins plastics paper award

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

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

  206. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  214. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

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

  216. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

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

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

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

  220. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  223. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  224. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

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

  226. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  227. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

  229. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

  231. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  233. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  234. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  235. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  236. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  237. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

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

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

  242. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  243. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  245. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

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

  249. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants