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2014 News Release Archive

  1. SME honors Rudolph as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  2. Researchers aim to help hospitalized patients avoid fatal blood clots

  3. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  4. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

  5. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  6. With new professor, university-industry effort to focus on energy

  7. Solar prophets: A history of UW-Madison’s Solar Energy Lab

  8. Focus on new faculty: Alberto Del Pia

  9. Quick Response Manufacturing book now available in six languages

  10. CBE alum wins AIChE Industrial Progress Award

  11. Keeping track: Stem cell spare-parts inventory needed

  12. Gauging a vehicle’s performance in various scenarios—before it’s built

  13. Looking back on 2014 at the College of Engineering

  14. With gratitude for our growth in 2014

  15. Sandrik selected as honored instructor

  16. Mackie focuses future on entrepreneurship

  17. BME alum Domenech Garcia wins role model award

  18. Mavrikakis elected AAAS fellow

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

  20. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

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

  22. Tracking imagery’s path through the brain

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

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

  25. Blanchard named college executive associate dean

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

  27. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

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

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

  31. M-WERC names Corradini board chair

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

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

  34. Two ECE teams among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  35. Research advances: Grainger Institute momentum continues

  36. Ma, Williams to collaborate on bioelectronics research

  37. Parra-Montesinos selected for ACI Whitney Medal

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

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

  40. Graduate student Michael Umhoefer dies at age 23

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

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

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

  44. Researchers to fight HPV-associated cancers

  45. Benson, former student win ASTM paper award

  46. Linderoth honored by INFORMS Computing Society

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

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

  49. Root shares in EPA green chemistry award

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

  51. Structural engineer Hedegaard joins CEE faculty

  52. Novel antenna breaks down barrier in tumor ablation technology

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

  54. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

  55. Reconciling freight and community

  56. Air quality and its impact on transplants

  57. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

  58. Robertson receives 2014 ASM Edward DeMille Campbell Memorial Lectureship

  59. Alum to judge NAE essay contest

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

  61. EPD Professor Emerita Sandra Lee Courter passes away

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

  63. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  64. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  65. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

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

  67. Empowering parents to make teen drivers safer

  68. Managing asthma through mobile computing

  69. Math makes power grids more efficient

  70. Budget planning exercise makes good fiscal and strategic sense

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

  72. Charlotte Observer: Needed: buckets of research funding

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

  74. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

  75. Understanding how ovarian cancer spreads

  76. Chemical and biological engineering programs rank highly

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

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

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

  80. CBE graduate program fuels ongoing advancements

  81. BME faculty honored by cellular and molecular engineering journal

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

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

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

  85. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

  86. Bier named National Academies BMSA member

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

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

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

  90. Mavrikakis earns Wilhelm Award from AIChE

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

  92. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  93. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  94. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  95. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  96. New award named for Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot

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

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

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

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

  101. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  102. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  103. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  104. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  105. Honoring a Wisconsin materials science visionary

  106. College welcomes new students

  107. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

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

  109. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  110. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  111. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  113. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  115. McLay paper receives IIE award

  116. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  117. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  120. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  122. To the moon and beyond

  123. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  127. Team to develop new MRI platform

  128. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  131. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  132. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  133. Strong engineers, strong community

  134. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  135. A foundation for the future

  136. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  137. Wish you were here

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

  139. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  143. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  144. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  145. Chesler receives diversity honor

  146. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  149. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  151. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  153. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  154. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  156. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  157. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  159. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  160. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  162. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  163. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  165. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  174. An investment in the great people of our college

  175. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  176. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  177. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  179. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  180. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  181. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  183. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  184. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  185. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  186. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  187. Cramer named to vice provost position

  188. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  189. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  191. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  193. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  194. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  196. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  198. McLay paper receives honor

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

  200. It is a good time to be an engineer

  201. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  202. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  203. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  206. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  207. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  208. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  209. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  210. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  212. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  213. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  215. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  216. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  218. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  219. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  220. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  221. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  222. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  223. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  225. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  226. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  227. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  229. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  231. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  232. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  235. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  236. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  238. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  239. The world of networked objects explored

  240. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  242. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  243. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  244. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  245. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  246. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  247. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  250. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  251. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  257. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  258. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  259. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  260. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  262. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  264. Honoring our excellence

  265. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  266. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  267. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  268. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  269. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  270. GLE student earns paper award

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

  272. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  274. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  275. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  276. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  277. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  283. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  285. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  286. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  287. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  288. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  293. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  294. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  296. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  297. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  298. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  300. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  301. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  302. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  304. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  305. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  306. Lessons from an unlikely career

  307. Harnessing sparsity

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

  309. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  310. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  312. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  313. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  318. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  319. A big future for structural engineering

  320. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  321. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  325. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  326. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  327. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  328. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  329. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  330. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  331. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  334. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  335. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  336. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  337. UW to strengthen college access

  338. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  340. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  341. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  343. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  344. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  345. Plans and progress for 2014