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  1. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Nuclear energy: business-friendly and climate-safe

  2. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  3. Mackie honored as his latest startup shifts toward high gear

  4. Focus on new faculty: Victor Zavala, optimizing algorithms for the interconnected modern world

  5. UW-Madison spinoff on track to build medical isotope source in Janesville

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

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

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

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

  10. Innovative cancer treatment machine: Still made in Wisconsin

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

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

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

  14. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  15. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  16. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

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

  18. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

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

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

  21. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  22. Honoring Wisconsin’s legacy in computing

  23. Supporting ECE’s evolution

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

  25. Catalyzing UW-Madison’s neuroengineering community

  26. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

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

  28. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

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

  30. Compact UV lasers could identify substances from a distance

  31. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

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

  33. High-power laser spinoff proves versatility is strength

  34. Cracking the (zip)code of neural cells

  35. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  36. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

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

  38. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

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

  40. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  41. Forbes: Internet of things 101

  42. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

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

  44. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  45. Ma receives $213,000 D2P grant

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

  47. Calculating the future of solar fuels

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

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

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

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

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

  53. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

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

  55. Isthmus Indie Awards 2014: Randy Cortright of Virent

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

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

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

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

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

  61. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

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

  63. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  64. Math makes power grids more efficient

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

  66. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  67. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

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

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

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

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

  72. Strong engineers, strong community

  73. A foundation for the future

  74. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  75. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  76. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

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

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

  79. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  80. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  82. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

  83. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

  86. An investment in the great people of our college

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

  88. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  89. A big boost for innovation

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

  91. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  92. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  95. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  97. Peter Tong named WARF board president

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

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

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

  101. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  102. Lessons from an unlikely career

  103. Harnessing sparsity

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

  105. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

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

  108. A big future for structural engineering

  109. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  112. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  113. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  114. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  115. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  116. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  117. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

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

  119. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

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

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

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

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

  124. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

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

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

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

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

  129. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

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

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

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

  133. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  134. Huber research gaining attention

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

  136. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  137. Engine research for a cleaner future

  138. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

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

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

  141. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

  142. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  143. Modernized inventory system wins Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize

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

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

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

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

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

  149. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  152. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

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

  157. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

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

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

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

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

  163. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

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

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

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

  167. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  168. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  169. Breathing room: Technology idea will treat lung ailments

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

  171. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

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

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