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College in the News 2014 Archive

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

  2. Inspired Insider: How to solve the bottleneck and get into stadiums everywhere

  3. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

  4. Huffington Post: Bathrooms: A necessity denied to too many

  5. The Badger Herald: WisCEL ties technology with teaching

  6. WJLA: Students unveil latest innovations at Collegiate Inventors Competition

  7. Med Device Online: Attacking tumors with miniaturized, high-frequency antennas

  8. Isthmus Indie Awards 2014: Randy Cortright of Virent

  9. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison traffic lab releases interactive traffic accident map

  10. The Why Files: Stem cell advance

  11. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison senior Maria Estevez discusses women pursuing STEM fields

  12. The Badger Herald: Ebola concerns raise questions about travel

  13. Mathematical Moments: Providing power

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

  15. Extreme Tech: Transparent optogenetic brain implants

  16. DARPA: Atom-width graphene sensors could provide unprecedented insights into brain structure and function

  17. The Badger Herald: UW center transforms research, understanding of brain function

  18. Wisconsin State Journal: A Lindbergh gives a Lindbergh Lecture

  19. Big Ten Network: Wisconsin grad creates hackerspace in Madison

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

  21. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  22. WKOW: Smartphone app would allow patients to send doctors photos

  23. Wisconsin State Journal: Sky guy flies high

  24. BizTimes Milwaukee: Inaugural internship at Industrial Controls Company played role in strategic upgrade

  25. Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Epic helps Apple develop HealthKit, its new platform for health apps

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

  27. Charlotte Observer: Needed: buckets of research funding

  28. CarInsuranceQuotes.com: Driverless cars and V2V communication: The future is here

  29. White House Chronicle: What science will make possible in the next 20 years

  30. Inside Higher Ed: Co-teaching a blended class across universities

  31. The Capital Times: Science to the people: UW-Madison’s outreach efforts aim to reinforce the value of research

  32. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

  33. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

  35. Channel 3000: Map shows 13 years of traffic fatalities

  36. Wisconsin State Journal: New online degree in environmental engineering at UW-Madison

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

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

  39. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  40. Big Picture Science: Replace what ails you

  41. The Capital Times: College material: UW’s PEOPLE program plants the idea of attending college early

  42. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

  43. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

  44. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

  45. O.C. Boldt not the retiring type

  46. New advancements in arthritis research

  47. College golf: Career-low 62 puts Badgers senior Kimberly Dinh five clear of Michigan Women's State Open field

  48. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  49. Stem-cell advances may quell ethics debate

  50. Cell phone alerts provide quick notice during storms

  51. Professor Nick Hitchon on "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me"

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

  53. A big boost for innovation

  54. Vice provosts named at UW-Madison

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

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

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

  58. Elucent Medical wins 2014 Governor's Business Plan Contest

  59. 8 UW-Madison professors get $50,000 each for research

  60. Alarm sounded over Wisconsin's lack of start-ups, venture capital

  61. Controversial iron mine the hot topic at June 5 forum in Minocqua

  62. Passion for science leads to engineering career

  63. The electric car is undergoing resurrection, says UW researcher

  64. Geosynthetic soil makes for superior bridges

  65. Peter Tong named WARF board president

  66. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

  67. Johnson Controls, UW open energy storage systems test lab in Madison

  68. Colorized 3D printing device wins UW-Madison's Burrill Business Plan contest

  69. UW-Madison to explore technology with Internet of Things Lab open house

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

  71. UW-Madison students invent high-tech bandage

  72. UW researchers invent UV light emitting bandages

  73. Student creates partnership between engineering and local hospitals

  74. Caledonia resident on UW team developing printer that can be used by NASA

  75. Researcher finds hidden efficiencies in computer architecture

  76. Floating nuclear plants could ride out tsunamis

  77. UW-Madison researchers develop new technology to diagnose asthma

  78. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  79. UW promotes housing co-production for tiny house project

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

  81. Self-powered electronics may be the future

  82. Madison's tiny houses for homeless an example of 'housing co-production,' says planning journal

  83. Driver distraction a leading cause of accidents

  84. Students develop "full-colour" FDM 3D printer adapter

  85. Odds of winning lottery 1,000 times greater than picking perfect NCAA bracket

  86. Tailoring disease screening programs to individuals

  87. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

  88. The present and future role of microfluidics in biomedical research

  89. Add a bus stop to your diet

  90. Experts to focus on driver distraction as safety concerns grow

  91. Longevity in business: Firm's engineering expertise seen around U.S.

  92. Brewing biofuel

  93. Two college students invented an adapter that allows 3D printers to print in full color for less than $100

  94. On Wisconsin Magazine: Nuclear Engineering 234

  95. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

  98. Good vibrations: UW researcher says vibration energy could charge smartphones

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

  100. Madison biotech supplier goes lean to stave off foreign competitors

  101. Officials seek solutions to Highway PD driving nightmare

  102. Can you really heat a room for 15 cents a day worth of tea lights?

  103. UW-Madison students chosen to compete for Hult Prize

  104. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

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

  106. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  107. Carbon nanotube transistors could help displays flex

  108. Microbe Detectives brings DNA sequencing to water