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University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

2014 News Release Archive

  1. College welcomes new students

  2. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

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

  4. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  5. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  6. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  8. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  10. McLay paper receives IIE award

  11. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  12. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  15. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  17. To the moon and beyond

  18. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  22. Team to develop new MRI platform

  23. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  26. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  27. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  28. Strong engineers, strong community

  29. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  30. A foundation for the future

  31. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  32. Wish you were here

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

  34. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  38. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  39. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  40. Chesler receives diversity honor

  41. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  44. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  46. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  48. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  49. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  51. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  52. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  54. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  55. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  57. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  58. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  60. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  69. An investment in the great people of our college

  70. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  71. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  72. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  74. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  75. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  76. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  78. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  79. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  80. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  81. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  82. Cramer named to vice provost position

  83. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  84. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  86. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  88. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  89. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  91. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  93. McLay paper receives honor

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

  95. It is a good time to be an engineer

  96. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  97. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  98. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  101. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  102. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  103. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  104. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  105. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  107. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  108. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  110. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  111. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  113. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  114. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  115. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  116. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  117. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  118. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  120. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  121. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  122. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  124. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  126. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  127. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  130. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  131. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  133. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  134. The world of networked objects explored

  135. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  137. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  138. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  139. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  140. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  141. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  142. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  145. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  146. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  152. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  153. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  154. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  155. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  157. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  159. Honoring our excellence

  160. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  161. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  162. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  163. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  164. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  165. GLE student earns paper award

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

  167. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  169. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  170. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  171. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  172. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  178. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  180. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  181. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  182. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  183. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  188. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  189. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  191. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  192. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  193. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  195. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  196. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  197. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  199. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  200. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  201. Lessons from an unlikely career

  202. Harnessing sparsity

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

  204. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  205. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  207. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  208. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  213. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  214. A big future for structural engineering

  215. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  216. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  220. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  221. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  222. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  223. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  224. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  225. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  226. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  229. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  230. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  231. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  232. UW to strengthen college access

  233. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  235. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  236. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  238. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  239. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  240. Plans and progress for 2014