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University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

2014 News Release Archive

  1. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  2. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  3. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  4. New award named for Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot

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

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

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

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

  9. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  10. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  11. Hanna papers among most read in leading construction journal

  12. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  13. Honoring a Wisconsin materials science visionary

  14. College welcomes new students

  15. College of Engineering research 2020: A new approach

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

  17. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  18. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  19. Benson earns ASTM soil and rock award

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

  21. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

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

  23. McLay paper receives IIE award

  24. PhD student earns Directed Energy Professional Society scholarship

  25. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  28. How computing is transforming materials science research

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

  30. To the moon and beyond

  31. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

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

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

  35. Team to develop new MRI platform

  36. Researchers gain new understanding of layered oxide growth

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

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

  39. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  40. Banholzer earns University of Illinois alumni honor

  41. Strong engineers, strong community

  42. Professorships keep CBE on global stage

  43. A foundation for the future

  44. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  45. Wish you were here

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

  47. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

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

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

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

  51. SURE program welcomes 18 visiting undergraduates

  52. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  53. Chesler receives diversity honor

  54. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

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

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

  57. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  59. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

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

  61. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  62. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

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

  64. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  65. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

  67. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  68. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  70. Building on a strong tradition of chemical engineering texts

  71. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  73. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  82. An investment in the great people of our college

  83. Booske receives IEEE education honor

  84. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  85. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

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

  87. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  88. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  89. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

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

  91. Engineering physics alum receives Linus Pauling Award

  92. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  93. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  94. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  95. Cramer named to vice provost position

  96. Van Veen receives Michigan Tech honor

  97. Sridharan represents United States at IAEA conference in Vienna

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

  99. CEE, GLE researchers receive Canadian Geotechnical Journal honor

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

  101. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  102. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  104. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

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

  106. McLay paper receives honor

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

  108. It is a good time to be an engineer

  109. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  110. Two engineering professors receive Romnes faculty fellowships

  111. Chance to represent Team USA arrives 34 years later

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

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

  114. UW-Madison engineers receive M-WERC grants

  115. Grad students explore wireless power transfer

  116. Likos earns Norman Medal from ASCE

  117. Nuclear engineering grad student receives Poukey award

  118. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  120. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  121. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

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

  123. WisCEL receives Teaching and Learning Innovation Award

  124. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

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

  126. Undergrads win NOAA scholarships

  127. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  128. Remembering Chuck Salmon, 1930-2014

  129. Mackie to receive highest honor in medical physics

  130. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  131. Antenna paper wins IEEE award

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

  133. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  134. Five receive Holdridge teaching awards

  135. Geological engineering alum receives presidential honor

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

  137. Hagness named associate dean for research and graduate affairs

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

  139. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  140. Plesha wins Distinguished Teaching Award

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

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

  143. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

  144. Help make inaugural engineering commencement memorable for our graduates

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

  146. Three engineers named Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professors

  147. The world of networked objects explored

  148. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

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

  150. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  151. Nowak, Mavrikakis earn Kellett Mid-Career Awards

  152. Engineers shine in the Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge

  153. Anderson named associate editor of new nuclear power journal

  154. Opotowsky honored with two nuclear opportunities

  155. Engineering Physics PhD student wins NASA fellowship

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

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

  158. Nuclear engineering senior receives Boren scholarship

  159. Mavrikakis co-authors Science article

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

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

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

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

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

  165. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  166. Abbott wins Hilldale Professorship

  167. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

  168. Steuber Prize announces 2014 winners

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

  170. Likos wins ASCE research award

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

  172. Honoring our excellence

  173. ASCE recognizes team for paper on geotechnical engineering

  174. MARC researchers receive paper presentation award

  175. MARC student awarded AMAP scholarship

  176. UW-Madison Society of Plastics Engineers chapter honored

  177. CEE PhD student recognized for research

  178. GLE student earns paper award

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

  180. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  182. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  183. CEE grads lead Cullen into 'Deep Space'

  184. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  185. Russell honored for contributions to engineering education

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

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

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

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

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

  191. Howard Aiken receives posthumous honor for computing breakthrough

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

  193. Elevating our research leadership, planning for spring commencement

  194. Kuech visits new Shandong University president

  195. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  196. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

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

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

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

  201. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  202. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  204. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  205. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  206. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

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

  208. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  209. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  210. Nelson joins Global Infrastructure Asset Management

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

  212. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  213. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  214. Lessons from an unlikely career

  215. Harnessing sparsity

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

  217. CEE senior earns Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute scholarship

  218. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  220. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  221. Banholzer wins AIChE AGILE Award

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

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

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

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

  226. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  227. A big future for structural engineering

  228. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  229. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  233. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  234. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  235. Ginder-Vogel visits scholars in China

  236. Sridharan gives invited talk at Applied Materials

  237. Adams honored by Council of University Transportation Centers

  238. UW-Madison researchers win Transportation Research Board award

  239. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

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

  242. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  243. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  244. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  245. UW to strengthen college access

  246. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  248. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  249. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  251. Huber, Dumesic named among top 100 in bioenergy

  252. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  253. Plans and progress for 2014