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  1. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  2. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

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

  4. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

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

  8. The Capital Times: Q&A: UW’s Teresa Adams on why a driverless car won’t be in your driveway soon

  9. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  10. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  11. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

  12. A tree may have the answers to renewable energy

  13. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  15. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

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

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

  19. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

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

  21. A big boost for innovation

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

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

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

  25. New undergraduate sustainability certificate launching

  26. Engineers awarded SIRE grants

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

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

  29. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  30. Coal ash = environmental win (when you recycle it)

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

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

  33. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  34. The inventor of everything: Banholzer takes on shoddy science

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

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

  37. Brewing biofuel

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

  39. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  40. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

  41. New technology could make for cheaper, faster oil spill cleanup, UW researchers say

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

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

  44. Oil spill cleanup by sponge: Madison scientists tout tidy technology

  45. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  46. Reflections on innovation

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

  48. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  49. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  50. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  51. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  52. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  53. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

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

  55. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

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

  57. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

  58. How a strong research career begins

  59. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

  60. How waste wood works for forests

  61. Nov. 4 author lecture to spark dialog about ailing U.S. infrastructure

  62. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

  63. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  64. Engineering faculty to join energy discussion at Tales from Planet Earth Film Festival

  65. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

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

  67. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

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

  69. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  70. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  71. Storm water treatment will strip phosphorus from Arboretum pond

  72. ASME honors Ghandhi

  73. Solid, sustainable engineering student design

  74. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

  75. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  76. Sustainability master's helps professional engineers grow in new directions

  77. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

  78. Focus on new faculty: Christy Remucal, optimizing ways to remove contaminants from water

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

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

  81. Huber research gaining attention

  82. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

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

  84. UW-Madison engineering students win 2013 Clean Snowmobile Challenge

  85. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  86. Focus on new faculty: Sarlioglu seeks to bolster the efficiency of electrical systems

  87. Focus on new faculty: Bill Likos and the mechanics of unsaturated soils

  88. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

  89. Focus on new faculty: Matt Ginder-Vogel, using chemistry for a cleaner environment

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

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

  92. In Yosemite meadow, study could spark conversation about restoration

  93. New biofuel conversion process cuts costly separating step

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

  95. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

  96. Sunflowers inspire more efficient solar power system

  97. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

  98. Lake algae: What you can't see can hurt you

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

  100. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  101. UW-Madison launches online sustainable systems engineering graduate program

  102. "Impact the World" series profiles Engineers Without Borders in Rwanda

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

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

  105. Optimizing internal combustion: CAREER award supports study of new diagnostic tool

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

  107. It's not easy going green

  108. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  109. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

  110. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

  111. New pond will protect Arboretum, Lake Wingra, from stormwater influx

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

  113. Benson appointed UW-Madison sustainability research and education director

  114. Using satellites to enhance air quality understanding

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

  116. Power plants: Technologies for green fuel

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

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

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

  120. UW-Madison research informs upcoming EPA coal-combustion products ruling

  121. New technique shows 50-year history of toxic algae in Lake Wingra

  122. Researchers discover less-expensive low-temperature catalyst for hydrogen purification

  123. Long collaboration with sewer district helps city, university

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

  125. UW-Madison and American Le Mans Series showcase green vehicles

  126. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

  127. From sky and lake, researchers study blue-green algae