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University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

2014 News Release Archive

  1. BME faculty honored by cellular and molecular engineering journal

  2. Li and Zhou receive grant to model performance indicators in smart manufacturing

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

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

  5. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

  6. Bier named National Academies BMSA member

  7. New program recognizes valuable contributions made by early-career scientists

  8. McLay and Luedtke funded to assess supply chain cyber-security

  9. UW-Madison team developing 'tissue chip' to screen neurological toxins

  10. Mavrikakis earns Wilhelm Award from AIChE

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

  12. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  13. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  14. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  15. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  16. New award named for Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot

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

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

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

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

  21. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  22. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  23. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  24. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  25. Honoring a Wisconsin materials science visionary

  26. College welcomes new students

  27. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

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

  29. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  30. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  31. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  33. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  35. McLay paper receives IIE award

  36. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  37. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  40. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  42. To the moon and beyond

  43. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  47. Team to develop new MRI platform

  48. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  51. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  52. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  53. Strong engineers, strong community

  54. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  55. A foundation for the future

  56. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  57. Wish you were here

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

  59. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  63. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  64. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  65. Chesler receives diversity honor

  66. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  69. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  71. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  73. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  74. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  76. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  77. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  79. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  80. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  82. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  83. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  85. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  94. An investment in the great people of our college

  95. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  96. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  97. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  99. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  100. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  101. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  103. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  104. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  105. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  106. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  107. Cramer named to vice provost position

  108. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  109. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  111. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  113. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  114. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  116. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  118. McLay paper receives honor

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

  120. It is a good time to be an engineer

  121. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  122. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  123. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  126. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  127. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  128. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  129. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  130. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  132. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  133. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  135. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  136. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  138. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  139. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  140. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  141. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  142. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  143. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  145. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  146. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  147. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  149. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  151. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  152. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  155. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  156. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  158. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  159. The world of networked objects explored

  160. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  162. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  163. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  164. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  165. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  166. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  167. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  170. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  171. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  177. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  178. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  179. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  180. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  182. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  184. Honoring our excellence

  185. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  186. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  187. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  188. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  189. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  190. GLE student earns paper award

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

  192. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  194. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  195. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  196. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  197. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  203. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  205. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  206. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  207. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  208. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  213. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  214. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  216. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  217. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  218. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  220. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  221. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  222. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  224. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  225. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  226. Lessons from an unlikely career

  227. Harnessing sparsity

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

  229. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  230. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  232. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  233. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  238. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  239. A big future for structural engineering

  240. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  241. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  245. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  246. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  247. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  248. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  249. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  250. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  251. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  254. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  255. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  256. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  257. UW to strengthen college access

  258. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  260. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  261. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  263. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  264. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  265. Plans and progress for 2014