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2014 News Release Archive

  1. Sandrik selected as honored instructor

  2. Mackie focuses future on entrepreneurship

  3. BME alum Domenech Garcia wins role model award

  4. Mavrikakis elected AAAS fellow

  5. EP alum Adam Steltzner awarded Yvonne C. Brill Lectureship

  6. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

  7. Full color 3-D printing takes top prize in Collegiate Inventors Competition

  8. Tracking imagery’s path through the brain

  9. Wisconsin Alumni Association honors Silicon Valley leader with Distinguished Alumni Award

  10. Morgridges give $100 million to invest in UW-Madison faculty

  11. Blanchard named college executive associate dean

  12. Spinoff SHINE Medical signs supply agreement with Lantheus Medical Imaging

  13. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

  14. BellBrook Labs and UW-Madison team awarded NCI contract to develop next generation cancer models

  15. Microtubes create cozy space for neurons to grow, and grow fast

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

  17. M-WERC names Corradini board chair

  18. Wilson quoted in Energy Intelligence Weekly article about nuclear waste rules

  19. Mike Arnold’s carbon-based nanomaterials could lower cost of solar energy

  20. Two ECE teams among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  21. Research advances: Grainger Institute momentum continues

  22. Ma, Williams to collaborate on bioelectronics research

  23. Parra-Montesinos selected for ACI Whitney Medal

  24. Report, experts analyze surging STEM activity at UW-Madison

  25. You share: Support your alma mater during the UW-Madison annual campaign

  26. Graduate student Michael Umhoefer dies at age 23

  27. Industry networking and community outreach help UW-Madison HFES student chapter excel

  28. HFES student chapter wins gold award for National Ergonomics Month

  29. Paschke teaches seminar at the largest agricultural university in China

  30. Researchers to fight HPV-associated cancers

  31. Benson, former student win ASTM paper award

  32. Linderoth honored by INFORMS Computing Society

  33. Zhou receives $650K to develop Air Force aircraft damage-detection system

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

  35. Root shares in EPA green chemistry award

  36. See-through sensors open new window into the brain

  37. Structural engineer Hedegaard joins CEE faculty

  38. Novel antenna breaks down barrier in tumor ablation technology

  39. UW-Madison to host new regional transportation workforce center

  40. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

  41. Reconciling freight and community

  42. Air quality and its impact on transplants

  43. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

  44. Robertson receives 2014 ASM Edward DeMille Campbell Memorial Lectureship

  45. Alum to judge NAE essay contest

  46. UW-Madison bioproducts researchers to share in $3.3 million Department of Energy grant

  47. EPD Professor Emerita Sandra Lee Courter passes away

  48. EP PhD student participates in site visit with DOE official, congressman

  49. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  50. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  51. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  52. Elucent tracks down an improvement in breast-cancer treatment

  53. Empowering parents to make teen drivers safer

  54. Managing asthma through mobile computing

  55. Math makes power grids more efficient

  56. Budget planning exercise makes good fiscal and strategic sense

  57. Focus on new faculty: Oliver Schmitz, optimizing 3D plasma edge transport and wall interaction for fusion energy research

  58. Charlotte Observer: Needed: buckets of research funding

  59. BizTimes Milwaukee: Inaugural internship at Industrial Controls Company played role in strategic upgrade

  60. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

  61. Understanding how ovarian cancer spreads

  62. Chemical and biological engineering programs rank highly

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

  64. Alliant Energy Foundation and UW System recognizes two UW-Madison engineers as outstanding students

  65. Parra-Montesinos, Pincheira contribute to 2014 ACI Building Code

  66. CBE graduate program fuels ongoing advancements

  67. BME faculty honored by cellular and molecular engineering journal

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

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

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

  71. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

  72. Bier named National Academies BMSA member

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

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

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

  76. Mavrikakis earns Wilhelm Award from AIChE

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

  78. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  79. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  80. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  81. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  82. New award named for Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot

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

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

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

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

  87. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  88. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  89. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  90. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  91. Honoring a Wisconsin materials science visionary

  92. College welcomes new students

  93. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

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

  95. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  96. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  97. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  99. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  101. McLay paper receives IIE award

  102. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  103. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  106. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  108. To the moon and beyond

  109. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  113. Team to develop new MRI platform

  114. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  117. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  118. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  119. Strong engineers, strong community

  120. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  121. A foundation for the future

  122. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  123. Wish you were here

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

  125. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  129. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  130. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  131. Chesler receives diversity honor

  132. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  135. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  137. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  139. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  140. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  142. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  143. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  145. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  146. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  148. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  149. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  151. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  160. An investment in the great people of our college

  161. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  162. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  163. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  165. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  166. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  167. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  169. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  170. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  171. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  172. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  173. Cramer named to vice provost position

  174. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  175. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  177. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  179. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  180. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  182. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  184. McLay paper receives honor

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

  186. It is a good time to be an engineer

  187. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  188. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  189. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  192. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  193. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  194. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  195. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  196. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  198. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  199. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  201. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  202. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  204. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  205. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  206. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  207. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  208. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  209. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  211. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  212. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  213. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  215. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  217. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  218. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  221. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  222. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  224. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  225. The world of networked objects explored

  226. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  228. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  229. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  230. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  231. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  232. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  233. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  236. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  237. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  243. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  244. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  245. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  246. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  248. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  250. Honoring our excellence

  251. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  252. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  253. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  254. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  255. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  256. GLE student earns paper award

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

  258. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  260. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  261. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  262. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  263. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  269. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  271. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  272. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  273. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  274. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  279. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  280. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  282. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  283. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  284. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  286. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  287. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  288. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  290. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  291. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  292. Lessons from an unlikely career

  293. Harnessing sparsity

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

  295. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  296. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  298. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  299. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  304. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  305. A big future for structural engineering

  306. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  307. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  311. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  312. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  313. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  314. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  315. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  316. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  317. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  320. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  321. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  322. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  323. UW to strengthen college access

  324. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  326. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  327. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  329. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  330. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  331. Plans and progress for 2014