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University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

2014 News Release Archive

  1. Undergrad finds his passion by jumping into the deep end

  2. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  3. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  4. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  5. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  6. New award named for Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot

  7. Sridharan elected to ASM Thermal Spray Society board of directors

  8. Callen presents lectures at French summer school on modeling magnetic fusion plasmas

  9. Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Craig Palmer, Silicon Valley innovator

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

  11. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  12. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  13. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  14. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  15. Honoring a Wisconsin materials science visionary

  16. College welcomes new students

  17. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

  18. PhD student wins second place in Department of Energy competition

  19. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  20. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  21. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

  22. Research and graduate education transition includes familiar, new faces

  23. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

  24. HFES student chapter wins gold award for third straight year

  25. McLay paper receives IIE award

  26. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  27. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

  28. Collaboration aims at longer-lasting roads for northern states

  29. Wisconsin nuclear researchers receive $4 million in DOE grants

  30. How computing is transforming materials science research

  31. University spinoff aims to hit the mark precisely with brain-scanning tool

  32. To the moon and beyond

  33. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

  34. High-level South Korean fusion experts visit UW-Madison

  35. UW-Madison launches online Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering

  36. Sound Engineering: Spreading the benefits of stem-cell advances

  37. Team to develop new MRI platform

  38. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

  39. Biomedical engineers to collaborate on stem cell culture platform research

  40. NSF renews funding for effort to increase minority participation in STEM

  41. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  42. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  43. Strong engineers, strong community

  44. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  45. A foundation for the future

  46. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  47. Wish you were here

  48. Gerald Nadler, former ISyE professor, dies at 90

  49. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  50. College leadership team reorganizes in response to today's needs

  51. New design lab is critical part of BME undergraduate education

  52. NIH awards $1.5 million to company founded by alumnus

  53. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  54. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  55. Chesler receives diversity honor

  56. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

  57. To your health: Researchers explore what happens when heart cells fail

  58. Preventative medicine: Algorithms enable manufacturers to remotely anticipate machine health crises

  59. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  60. NSF grant funds new method for extracting data from manufacturing machines

  61. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

  62. Shi receives grant to benefit industrial planning from top floor to shop floor

  63. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  64. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  66. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  67. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

  68. Successful Middleton company maintains strong relationship with the College of Engineering

  69. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  70. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  72. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  73. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

  74. Three new studies to take a look at angles related to Wisconsin water

  75. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

  76. UW-Madison researchers part of new cell manufacturing consortium

  77. Company co-founded by professor partners with Johnson and Johnson

  78. Alumna’s desire to learn and help reaches well beyond the classroom

  79. A livable city solution: The powerful potential of microgrids

  80. Focus on new faculty: Michael Murrell, using photographs to understand mechanical forces in cells

  81. Hershkowitz receives IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society's highest award

  82. Hegna, Callen recognized for excellence in plasma physics research

  83. Renamed Master of Engineering Management advances UW leadership in online education

  84. An investment in the great people of our college

  85. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  86. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  87. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  89. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  90. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  91. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

  92. UW-Madison to receive electric micro cars for sustainability research

  93. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  94. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  95. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  96. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  97. Cramer named to vice provost position

  98. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  99. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

  100. Newly formed Grainger Institute catalyst for redefining Wisconsin engineering research enterprise

  101. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

  102. Studying in Hong Kong expands Wisconsin native’s worldview

  103. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  104. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

  105. Researchers develop method to measure positions of atomic sites with groundbreaking precision

  106. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  108. McLay paper receives honor

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

  110. It is a good time to be an engineer

  111. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  112. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  113. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

  114. College of Engineering spring 2014 commencement: An event to remember

  115. Soil framework earns researcher prestigious medal for the second time

  116. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  117. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  118. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  119. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  120. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

  121. Biomedical engineers to study vascular network development in tissue scaffolds

  122. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  123. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

  124. Congratulations to our 2014 College of Engineering graduates: Scenes from commencement

  125. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  126. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

  127. Biomedical engineers offer much-needed update for blood-sampling process

  128. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  129. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  130. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  131. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  132. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  133. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

  134. Saha receives NSF CAREER Award to improve the genetic engineering of stem cells

  135. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  136. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  137. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  139. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

  140. Disposable timer could be a nurse's best friend

  141. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  142. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

  143. UW-Madison students win $12,000 in American Nuclear Society Scholarships

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

  145. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  146. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

  147. UW-Madison engineer elected to National Academy of Sciences

  148. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  149. The world of networked objects explored

  150. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

  151. UW–Madison Styrofoam reuse and recycling program wins competition

  152. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  153. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  154. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  155. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  156. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  157. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

  158. New imaging system brings lobster-eye design down to scale

  159. Xinyu Zhang receives NSF CAREER Award to improve wireless network performance

  160. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  161. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

  162. Loheide to pursue hydrology research in Argentina with Fulbright award

  163. UV light-emitting bandage wins 2014 Qualcomm Innovation Prize

  164. Driving the electric truck, Orchid Monroe, and UW-Madison's win-win

  165. Made-in-Wisconsin atom probe assisted dating of oldest piece of earth

  166. PhD student's company wins $26,000 in Rice Business Plan Competition

  167. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  168. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  169. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  170. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

  171. Kuech named honorary professor at City University of Hong Kong

  172. Likos wins ASCE research award

  173. The key to easy asthma diagnosis is in the blood

  174. Honoring our excellence

  175. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  176. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  177. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  178. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  179. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  180. GLE student earns paper award

  181. CFIRE signs agreement with Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center

  182. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

  183. ISyE PhD candidate’s paper selected for Vienna research symposium

  184. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  185. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  186. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  187. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

  189. Small scale, large potential: an expert weighs in on the future of microfluidics

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

  191. Focus on new faculty: Soyoung (Sue) Ahn, filling the gaps in traffic research

  192. UW-Madison student innovators win Desire 2 Learn grand prize

  193. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

  194. Ayse Gurses (PhD ISyE '05) among alumni association 40 Under 40

  195. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  196. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  197. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  198. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

  201. "Greener" aerogel technology holds potential for oil and chemical clean-up

  202. Sawan, Wilson team developing predictive capabilities for nuclear fusion systems

  203. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  204. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

  205. Alums giving back: A Q&A with two members of the ISyE alumi board

  206. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  207. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  208. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  210. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  211. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  212. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  214. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  215. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  216. Lessons from an unlikely career

  217. Harnessing sparsity

  218. Innovation Days marks 20 years of undergrad entrepreneurship Feb. 13-14

  219. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  220. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  222. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  223. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

  224. Spring Career Connection brings 200 employers, 1,500 students to Union South

  225. Grad support endowment fund enables engineer to help nursing homes

  226. Focus on new faculty: Kaibo Liu, making data translate in the real world

  227. How you can help shape the college's future

  228. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  229. A big future for structural engineering

  230. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  231. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  235. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  236. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  237. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  238. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  239. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  240. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  241. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

  243. Ramanathan, Saluja win best paper award at VLSI design conference

  244. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  245. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  246. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  247. UW to strengthen college access

  248. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  249. Engineering PhD student to present at international human-computer interaction convention

  250. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  251. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  253. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  254. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  255. Plans and progress for 2014