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2012 News Release Archive

  1. Military projects push boundaries of flexible electronics in imaging technologies

  2. Spotting ovarian cancer, before it's too late

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

  4. Working to be discovered: Co-ops help company find 'rock stars'

  5. A career ... made in China

  6. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  7. APS names five UW-Madison faculty as fellows

  8. ASME honors new ME faculty member

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

  10. A career ... made in China

  11. It's the stuff of dreams: Better healthcare at home

  12. Active, engaging education. Anywhere. And right here.

  13. ISyE students return victorious from Human Factors and Ergonomics Society meeting

  14. Grad student honored for nuclear weapons detection research

  15. Hagness and Taflove text is seventh most cited via Google Scholar

  16. Engineering physics faculty receive grant for development of accident tolerant fuels

  17. Turning a rusty surgeon into a well-oiled machine

  18. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  19. New biofuel conversion process cuts costly separating step

  20. With new high-tech materials, researchers aim to catalyze U.S. manufacturing future

  21. In static friction, chemistry is key to stronger bonds

  22. College announces several new faculty hires

  23. In new course, students will fight cholera in Sierra Leone

  24. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

  25. Team to study link between BPD and adult heart disease

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

  27. College of Engineering dean finalists to speak on campus

  28. Honors in vehicle research for two ISyE students

  29. ISyE student wins prize for cyber security research

  30. Lee speaks at NAS symposium on value of social sciences

  31. Robinson to take the helm at INFORMS

  32. Nuclear engineering students receive Poukey awards

  33. New projects for CQPI

  34. Virtual internship program earns NSF support

  35. Block earns support to investigate image-guided drug delivery

  36. Kreeger awarded $720K for ovarian cancer research

  37. A model for personalized breast cancer screening decisions

  38. Perkins Coie offers $10K prize to UW-Madison student innovators

  39. Engineering dean finalists announced

  40. Invent. Compete. Win

  41. No gift is too small: Partners in Giving campaign kicks off October 8

  42. CPU-GPU optimization could offer big power savings for drones, data centers

  43. Researchers develop efficient, scalable process for making renewable liquid fuels

  44. NSF funds research of computational materials data and design tools

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

  46. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

  47. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  48. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  49. New interdisciplinary collaboration will develop coaching program for surgical excellence

  50. Bill Murphy named Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center co-director

  51. Grad student honored for research

  52. NSF funds UW sustainability project studying the human component of green buildings

  53. The language of stem cells, decoded

  54. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  55. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

  56. Multiple awards support Kim's low-power accelerated processor research

  57. Knezevic awarded $500K for nanoscale power research

  58. Student chapter of HFES wins top honors for on-campus efforts

  59. Two graduate students finalists in decision analysis paper competition

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

  61. Network of neurons: A dynamic model of brain activity

  62. Wedging wireless broadband between TV signals

  63. The College of Engineering 2012 annual report in video

  64. Collide and conquer: How blood cells sort themselves out

  65. Fast, flexible electronics for the next generation of gadgetry

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

  67. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  68. Multidisciplinary team maps costs of participating in health information exchange

  69. Student IIE chapter stands out for participation

  70. Article on quick response manufacturing wins national award

  71. Vanderheiden named Human Factors and Ergonomics Society fellow

  72. Engine research for a cleaner future

  73. Shrinking the lab bench down to size

  74. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  75. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

  76. How to ID a bee

  77. Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor Ben-Tzion “Bentzi” Karsh dies

  78. Sunflowers inspire more efficient solar power system

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

  80. Million-dollar Keck Foundation grant funds UW-Madison genome research

  81. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

  82. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: The Wisconsin Energy Institute

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

  84. High-tech silver dressings ward off infection in wounds

  85. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  86. Thomson lab lands $2.2 million NIH grant for human cellular modeling for drug testing

  87. Printed photonic crystal mirrors shrink on-chip lasers down to size

  88. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

  89. Corporate open house: For industry, UW-Madison is 'one-stop shopping'

  90. Lake algae: What you can't see can hurt you

  91. CBE postdoc receives prestigious NSF fellowship

  92. ANS students earn best-section award

  93. Mavrikakis named journal editor

  94. Allen earns ANS special achievement award

  95. Masters to participate in NAE symposium

  96. Abbott earns AIChE award

  97. DOE awards funding for concentrating solar power

  98. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

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

  100. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  101. In mouse trial, high-tech wound dressing fights infection

  102. Two engineering students invited to prestigious Nobel conference

  103. Designing microbes that make energy-dense biofuels, without the sugar

  104. Conduit from Rufus King to UW-Madison: Scholarship attracts top students

  105. Blood-brain barrier building blocks forged from human stem cells

  106. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

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

  108. BME grad student earns best poster award

  109. Barrier-free technology coming of age

  110. Early career award supports cyanobacteria biofuel research

  111. New stem cell technique promises abundance of key heart cells

  112. Wisconsin Rapids middle school students learn what it takes to be an engineer

  113. In chemical reactions, water adds speed without heat

  114. Unsafe at any speed: Even for driving pros, distractions increase crash risk

  115. Behdad receives Department of Defense instrumentation grant

  116. Ren receives ECE dissertation award

  117. Winners announced in Steuber Prize for excellence in first-year writing

  118. UW-Madison biomedical engineering, pharmacy researcher earns international honor

  119. UW-Madison launches online sustainable systems engineering graduate program

  120. There are more than five sides to this story: In metallic glasses, researchers find a few new atomic structures

  121. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

  122. Turng receives grant for nanocellulose research

  123. Turng student wins plastics paper award

  124. Wiegmann and colleagues receive award for trauma research

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

  126. Deaf-communication pioneer to receive honorary degree at spring commencement

  127. At smallest scale, liquid crystal behavior portends new materials

  128. Corradini earns nuclear honor

  129. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  130. Polygon names 2012 teaching excellence winners

  131. Zhou gets grant for quality control study

  132. High honors for widely-cited Linderoth paper

  133. Grants and graduate support for Wiegmann, Shi

  134. Modernized inventory system wins Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize

  135. UW-Madison students to compete in Qualcomm Wireless Prize Competition

  136. UW-Madison spinoff company earns funding to improve unique wound-healing technology

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

  138. Graham among 12 outstanding faculty to receive Kellett mid-career awards

  139. Engineering dean search and screen committee appointed

  140. "Impact the World" series profiles Engineers Without Borders in Rwanda

  141. Residential community helps science-minded college women succeed

  142. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: Craig Benson

  143. Sanchez wins best paper award

  144. Former nuclear engineering professor Harold Forsen dies

  145. Bio-inspired antenna design earns IEEE paper prize

  146. Adams named to World Road Association committee

  147. Researchers advance understanding of fibril inhibitors for diabetes therapy

  148. When process equals progress: Building blocks for biotech businesses

  149. On March 8, UW-Madison nuclear engineer to help unveil report on Fukushima

  150. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

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

  152. Wilcox wins poster prize at fusion conference

  153. Learning in libraries: New center marries instructional and study space

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

  155. Inspired by steel, nano-manufacturing gets wear-resistant carbide tip

  156. Three engineering faculty members honored as Vilas Associates

  157. Gregerson recognized for outstanding service as a teaching assistant

  158. Paper written by civil engineer and ECE professor earns accolades

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

  160. Geotechnical, nuclear engineers named to National Academy of Engineering

  161. Dean Paul S. Peercy: K-12 outreach initiatives

  162. Dean Paul S. Peercy: Academic initiatives

  163. Dean Paul S. Peercy: Educational investments

  164. Dean Paul S. Peercy: Facilities growth

  165. Dean Paul S. Peercy: Research and development milestones

  166. Longtime engineering dean announces plans to retire

  167. Smallest tools could yield biggest results in bone repair

  168. Water filtration, smart phones, LED lights and more to be showcased in student invention competition

  169. Roundabouts emerging as the ideal intersection between driver safety and efficiency

  170. Materials engineer applies education to stem cell challenges

  171. EMA undergrad team to test spacesuit dust removal through NASA program

  172. Behdad’s paper on bio-inspired antenna arrays was most read in 2011

  173. Ma earns UW-Madison fellowship, other funding

  174. UW-Madison engineer honored for contributions in South Korea

  175. With second company, laser researchers are seeing new light

  176. With $3.5 million, UW-Madison-led consortium will address national freight issues

  177. Happy New Year from the Mars Desert Research Station

  178. Alderson wins best student paper award

  179. Burfeindt earns award for paper on breast cancer imaging

  180. Wright, Nowak and Figueiredo earn best paper award

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

  182. Kou to present Adams Lecture

  183. Robinson wins Kimball Medal

  184. Two projects to study cell-to-cell communications

  185. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: Raj Veeramani

  186. Spin-off company earns $4 million in recent funding

  187. Benson honored for service, research

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

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

  190. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime