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  1. Tiny is beautiful: SonoPlot makes a viable business from the invisible

  2. UW-Madison and other universities receive NSF grant to investigate human and water security in Ethiopia

  3. Heavy-duty neutron accelerators paint promising future for UW-Madison spinoff

  4. Souped-up software reduces guesswork, tedium in computer-aided engineering

  5. Innovative cancer treatment machine: Still made in Wisconsin

  6. UW-Madison leading $2.6 million effort to improve solar plants

  7. Madison campus leader visits Oshkosh Corporation, site of UW-industry collaboration

  8. Lifting as they climb: Ferraro Family Scholarship helps undergrads help others

  9. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  10. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  11. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  12. CEE, GLE researchers win best paper award at coal ash conference

  13. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  14. Laser Focus World: DARPA grant funds aluminum-nitride chip-based UV laser development

  15. Sound Engineering: UW-Madison’s burgeoning optimization community

  16. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  17. Honoring Wisconsin’s legacy in computing

  18. Supporting ECE’s evolution

  19. Progressive Railroading: UW-Madison researchers hope frac-sand impact study will help railroads improve ballast maintenance

  20. Catalyzing UW-Madison’s neuroengineering community

  21. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

  22. Gratz brings “business hustle” to ISyE industrial advisory board

  23. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  24. The National Engineering Forum partners with area leaders on solutions to engineering challenges

  25. Compact UV lasers could identify substances from a distance

  26. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  27. UW–Madison’s economic impact to Wisconsin $15 billion annually, study says

  28. High-power laser spinoff proves versatility is strength

  29. Cracking the (zip)code of neural cells

  30. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  31. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  32. Wisconsin State Journal: Tom Still: Keeping the pipeline filled with engineers essential for Wisconsin business

  33. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

  34. Six UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

  35. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  36. Forbes: Internet of things 101

  37. UW-Madison engineers' knowledge, skills a boon to state and national employers

  38. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

  39. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  40. Ma receives $213,000 D2P grant

  41. New $3M distinguished chair at UW-Madison honors influential alumni voice

  42. Calculating the future of solar fuels

  43. Xconomy: Ebullient heats up with $1M for computer cooling tech

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

  45. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Battery researcher named to lead UWM energy storage effort

  46. Wisconsin Public Radio: Geothermal exchange for heating and cooling in Wisconsin

  47. The Badger Herald: UW researches difference in brain activity between reality and imagination

  48. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

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

  50. Isthmus Indie Awards 2014: Randy Cortright of Virent

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

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

  53. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison to create a new center for transportation education

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

  55. The Badger Herald: Frac sand mining business booms in Wisconsin, sparks controversy

  56. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

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

  58. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  59. Math makes power grids more efficient

  60. Wisconsin State Journal: UW student inventors advance to national competition

  61. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  62. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

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

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

  65. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW-Madison awarded $4 million for nuclear power R&D

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

  67. Strong engineers, strong community

  68. A foundation for the future

  69. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  70. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  71. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

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

  73. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  75. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  77. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

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

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

  80. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

  81. An investment in the great people of our college

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

  83. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  84. A big boost for innovation

  85. UW-Madison College of Engineering up, loons down

  86. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  87. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  88. UW-Madson College of Engineering gets $25 million research gift

  89. UW-Madison College of Engineering receives $25 million grant

  90. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  92. Peter Tong named WARF board president

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

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

  95. UW-Madison engineering professor developing cellphone charger without electrical cord

  96. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  97. Lessons from an unlikely career

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

  99. Harnessing sparsity

  100. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

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

  103. A big future for structural engineering

  104. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  107. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  108. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  109. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  110. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  111. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  112. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

  113. Focus on new faculty: Sage Kokjohn, tackling the mysteries of internal-combustion engines

  114. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

  115. In Wisconsin, cold-spray knowledge is a hot commodity

  116. Water systems research fills in the details for Africa’s largest dam

  117. Racine students explore engineering’s possibilities at UW-Madison

  118. Video: What call to action is needed for infrastructure right now

  119. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  120. At UW-Madison, retired Dow exec will focus on innovation

  121. Informatics of 'making' aims to unite computing, materials and manufacturing advances

  122. Five questions ... about manufacturing systems engineering education

  123. Innovation institute to broaden U.S. palette of advanced materials

  124. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

  125. Fast companies: 20 years of quick-response manufacturing

  126. New tech-enhanced grocery shopping experience wins Innovative Minds Prize

  127. First Innovative Minds prize to reward market-ready student innovation

  128. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  129. Huber research gaining attention

  130. CPU-GPU optimization could offer big power savings for drones, data centers

  131. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  132. Engine research for a cleaner future

  133. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  134. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: The Wisconsin Energy Institute

  135. Corporate open house: For industry, UW-Madison is 'one-stop shopping'

  136. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

  137. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  138. Modernized inventory system wins Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize

  139. UW-Madison spinoff company earns funding to improve unique wound-healing technology

  140. When process equals progress: Building blocks for biotech businesses

  141. For plastics knowledge, India looks to UW-Madison engineers

  142. With second company, laser researchers are seeing new light

  143. Spin-off company earns $4 million in recent funding

  144. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  145. New 'microgrid' test beds will foster state industry opportunities

  146. Wisconsin engineer, entrepreneur move 'green' diesel engine closer to market

  147. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

  148. UW-Madison spinoff receives $1.5 million for optimizing dual-fuel engines

  149. QRM helps Plover, Wisconsin, company to slash lead times, expand into new markets

  150. Hybrid vehicle team to test drive new, efficient dual-fuel engine

  151. Johnson Controls teams up with UW-Madison for energy-storage research

  152. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  153. Ohio middle, high school teams top National Science Olympiad

  154. Wound-dressing idea enters international business-plan competition

  155. UW-Madison's economic impact statewide hits $12.4 billion

  156. Transportation researchers help identify economic impact of traffic congestion on truck-borne freight

  157. Monroe manufacturer partners with UW-Madison on electric truck

  158. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  159. Industrial engineering professor emeritus named to manufacturing 'dream team'

  160. Less pain, more gain: Silver-lined bandages prevent infection and promote healing

  161. Alumni and students ‘cook up’ future of vehicle teams

  162. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  163. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  164. Breathing room: Technology idea will treat lung ailments

  165. It's about time: U.S. manufacturers CAN compete

  166. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  167. UW-Madison research expenditures top the $1 billion mark

  168. Join Engineers Without Borders to design Lake Wingra biofiltration garden