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University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

2014 News Release Archive

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

  2. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  3. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  4. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  6. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  8. McLay paper receives IIE award

  9. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  10. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  13. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  15. To the moon and beyond

  16. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  20. Team to develop new MRI platform

  21. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  24. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  25. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  26. Strong engineers, strong community

  27. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  28. A foundation for the future

  29. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  30. Wish you were here

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

  32. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  36. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  37. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  38. Chesler receives diversity honor

  39. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  42. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  44. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  46. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  47. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  49. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  50. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  52. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  53. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  55. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  56. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  58. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  67. An investment in the great people of our college

  68. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  69. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  70. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  72. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  73. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  74. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  76. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  77. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  78. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  79. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  80. Cramer named to vice provost position

  81. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  82. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  84. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  86. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  87. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  89. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  91. McLay paper receives honor

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

  93. It is a good time to be an engineer

  94. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  95. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  96. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  99. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  100. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  101. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  102. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  103. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  105. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  106. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  108. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  109. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  111. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  112. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  113. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  114. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  115. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  116. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  118. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  119. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  120. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  122. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  124. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  125. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  128. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  129. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  131. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  132. The world of networked objects explored

  133. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  135. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  136. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  137. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  138. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  139. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  140. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  143. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  144. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  150. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  151. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  152. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  153. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  155. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  157. Honoring our excellence

  158. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  159. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  160. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  161. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  162. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  163. GLE student earns paper award

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

  165. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  167. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  168. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  169. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  170. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  176. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  178. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  179. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  180. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  181. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  186. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  187. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  189. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  190. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  191. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  193. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  194. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  195. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  197. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  198. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  199. Lessons from an unlikely career

  200. Harnessing sparsity

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

  202. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  203. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  205. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  206. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  211. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  212. A big future for structural engineering

  213. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  214. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  218. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  219. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  220. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  221. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  222. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  223. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  224. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  227. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  228. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  229. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  230. UW to strengthen college access

  231. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  233. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  234. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  236. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  237. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  238. Plans and progress for 2014