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  1. ECE Assistant Professor receives NSF Grant to develop efficient permanent magnet electric machine

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

  3. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  4. With UW-Madison engineers' expertise, German fusion experiment achieves major milestone

  5. Nanoscale device has big profile in light

  6. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  7. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  8. Generating power from rolling tires

  9. Alumnus Werner shares perspective on solar energy

  10. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  11. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  12. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

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

  14. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  15. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

  16. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  17. Calculating the future of solar fuels

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

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

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

  21. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

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

  23. Math makes power grids more efficient

  24. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  25. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

  26. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  29. To the moon and beyond

  30. UW-Madison engineers develop new, extremely fuel-efficient car engine

  31. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  32. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  33. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

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

  35. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  37. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

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

  39. A big boost for innovation

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

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

  42. Kewaunee closing makes Wisconsin's task to meet EPA rules tougher

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

  44. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

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

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

  47. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

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

  49. UW, UWM team up on energy, power and control

  50. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  51. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  52. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  53. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  55. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

  56. Callen gives invited talk at math and experimental physics meeting

  57. The chemistry of color: Energy researcher develops dye-based solar cells

  58. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

  59. Nuclear researchers receive more than $2M from DOE for R&D

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

  61. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  62. ASME honors Ghandhi

  63. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  64. EP PhD student to attend space conference

  65. Sound Engineering: The roaring HSX engines

  66. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  67. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  68. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

  69. Creative energy harvest and storage ideas top energy and sustainability competition

  70. Corradini featured at UN dialog session

  71. With 400th PhD grad, UW-Madison celebrates half a century of fusion energy

  72. Team to study how the sun could help make fuel

  73. Huber research gaining attention

  74. Man-made material pushes the bounds of superconductivity

  75. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

  76. Ferris and others to create tool to guide bioenergy policy

  77. Building green gas technology without a manual: An interview with grad student Robert Coolman

  78. Engineering physics faculty receive grant for development of accident tolerant fuels

  79. New biofuel conversion process cuts costly separating step

  80. With new high-tech materials, researchers aim to catalyze U.S. manufacturing future

  81. Researchers develop efficient, scalable process for making renewable liquid fuels

  82. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

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

  84. DOE awards funding for concentrating solar power

  85. Two engineering students invited to prestigious Nobel conference

  86. Designing microbes that make energy-dense biofuels, without the sugar

  87. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  88. Early career award supports cyanobacteria biofuel research

  89. UW-Madison earns DOE funding for nuclear engineering innovations

  90. Wilcox wins poster prize at fusion conference

  91. Geotechnical, nuclear engineers named to National Academy of Engineering

  92. Forage know-how gives Wisconsin farmers an edge in growing biomass

  93. It's not easy going green

  94. UW-Madison nuclear expert sees implications for US in Fukushima disaster

  95. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

  97. DOE upgrades UW-Madison nuclear facilities, funds new projects

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

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

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

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

  102. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  103. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  104. Nuclear expert can discuss accident in Japan

  105. Doing more with less: Efficient experiments for bacterial engineering

  106. Humans and the clean-energy debate: Lectures to address carbon emissions and how we all can agree on a solution

  107. Power plants: Technologies for green fuel

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

  109. UW-Madison fusion experiments earn nearly $11 million in grants

  110. Engineers receive U.S. Air Force early-career support

  111. Academic centers merge to form statewide energy research powerhouse

  112. Fellowship a boost for budding energy researchers

  113. Engineers receive $3.7 million for nuclear energy research