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  1. UW-Madison professor, alumni, earn nation's top engineering honor

  2. Power walk: Footsteps could power mobile devices

  3. UW-Madison places among top teams in SpaceX Hyperloop competition

  4. Multidisciplinary team investigates problems with the WID's geofield

  5. Internet of Things Lab fosters student innovation, adds industrial partners

  6. EMA/ME Design Competition offers prize money to creative seniors

  7. Student outreach: Ramon Roche-Maldonado encourages minority students to study engineering

  8. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  9. Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge: Bringing new ideas forward

  10. Shapiro awarded 2015 Bézier Award

  11. Alumnus Todd Pulvino receives top honor from the College of Engineering

  12. Design Engineering: Quick, no-cost topology optimization software released as cloud-based MCAD app

  13. Focus on new faculty: Peter Adamczyk, making strides towards advanced prostheses

  14. Focus on new faculty: Sangkee Min, manufacturing the future of innovative design

  15. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 16 Engineers' Day

  16. Focus on new faculty: Corinne Henak, exploring perplexing properties of cartilage

  17. Harnessing 3D printers to enhance engineering education

  18. Focus on new faculty: Alejandro Roldán-Alzate applies theoretical fluid dynamics to improving surgical outcomes

  19. GERS students bring science and engineering to underrepresented minority students in Madison

  20. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  21. PhD student wins award at international symposium

  22. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

  23. Grad students in Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab receive NSF fellowships

  24. ‘Garage Physics’ is a makerspace for undergraduate brainstorms

  25. Free SOLIDWORKS plug-in for topology optimization

  26. University-industry team receives funding to develop energy-efficient small engine technologies

  27. Major commitment to elevate UW-Madison undergraduate engineering education

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

  29. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

  30. U.S. News ranks college No. 14 for undergrad education

  31. Wisconsin State Journal: Imagination is the limit for printable programming students

  32. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  33. DOD’s Joint Light Tactical Vehicle simulated by UW-Madison engineers

  34. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  35. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

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

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

  38. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

  39. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  40. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  41. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  42. Gift to Morgridge Institute ‘Fab Lab’ to boost medical device innovations

  43. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  44. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  45. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  46. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

  47. Company's collaborations with UW-Madison lead to more innovations

  48. WPR: Airbag recall to affect nearly 34 million cars in America

  49. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  50. Professorship helps launch high-impact research, grad careers

  51. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

  52. Relationship between Oshkosh, ME department is a win-win

  53. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

  54. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  55. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  56. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  57. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

  58. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  59. Omid Forouzan: Microfluidics allows for close study of virus-host interactions

  60. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  61. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison junior engineers the right racing formula

  62. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

  63. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

  64. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bill in Congress would establish 'manufacturing universities'

  65. Computing with grand demands

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

  67. Energy research for a stronger society

  68. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  69. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

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

  71. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

  72. College of Engineering helps WARF near the top in university patents

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

  74. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

  75. Racine Journal-Times: Horlick student takes programming skills to Madison

  76. UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  77. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  78. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW researchers developing software to predict vehicles' combat readiness

  79. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  80. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

  81. SAE Off-Highway Engineering Online: University of Wisconsin researchers develop mobility analysis tool for military applications

  82. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  83. Solar prophets: A history of UW-Madison’s Solar Energy Lab

  84. WKOW: UW professor expects auto production plant slowdowns and brand loyalty issues in Takata recall

  85. Gauging a vehicle’s performance in various scenarios—before it’s built

  86. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

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

  89. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  90. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  91. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  92. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

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

  94. F.M. Young Award still recognizing top students 64 years later

  95. Prototyping success: Students harness startup principles in ambitious design project

  96. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  97. Focus on new faculty: Xiaoping Qian, using computers to analyze and design 3D shapes

  98. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  99. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  100. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

  102. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  103. Strong engineers, strong community

  104. Wish you were here

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

  106. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  107. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  108. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

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

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

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

  112. A big boost for innovation

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

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

  115. UW-Madison ME alum participates in Education DesignShop at MIT

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

  117. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

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

  119. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  120. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

  121. UW-Madison researchers receive awards for injection molding papers

  122. UW-Madison paper wins Society of Plastics Engineers award

  123. Aerospace and Defense Technology: Chrono: A parallel physics library for rigid-body, flexible-body and fluid dynamics

  124. Aerospace & Defense Technology: Chrono: A Parallel Physics Library for Rigid-Body, Flexible-Body, and Fluid Dynamics

  125. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

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

  127. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

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

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

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

  131. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  132. Turng named honored service member of Society of Plastics Engineers

  133. The next dimension: 3D color printer wins innovation competition

  134. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  135. Lessons from an unlikely career

  136. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  137. Engineers named Vilas Associates

  138. Two UW-Madison faculty named to National Academy of Engineering

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

  140. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  141. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

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

  146. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  147. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  148. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  149. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  150. Engineer’s ingenuity connects MS patient with touchscreen device

  151. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  152. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  153. Cooling inspired by sweat

  154. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  156. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  157. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

  158. Verona third-graders get a diverse tour of mechanical engineering labs

  159. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

  160. ‘Smart’ medical material aims to unfurl at 98.6 degrees

  161. An innovative past: A look at Wisconsin’s most interesting and impactful inventions

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

  163. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  164. Thelen named ASME fellow

  165. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

  166. Mechanical engineers collaborate with Wisconsin company to ID weld defects

  167. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  168. Wisconsin Applied Computing Center harnesses supercomputing for engineering and much more

  169. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  170. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  172. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  173. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  174. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

  175. Badgers on Dairy Lane: UW-Madison Day at the 2013 Wisconsin State Fair

  176. ASME honors Ghandhi

  177. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

  178. Underrepresented high-schoolers get a taste of COE undergrad life

  179. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

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

  181. Pfefferkorn to investigate use of diamond coatings and modulation in drilling applications

  182. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

  183. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  184. ME student receives paper prize

  185. Klein earns several honors

  186. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  187. Our global footprint: How faculty, staff and student connections extend around the world

  188. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  189. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

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

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

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

  193. Adaptive ski project gives people with disabilities a new chance to participate

  194. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

  195. Focus on new faculty: Melih Eriten and the mysteries of friction

  196. On the road or in the kitchen: Novel storage solutions top engineering design competition

  197. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  198. The hand is the hook: With competition prizes, printable prosthetic moves closer to market

  199. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  200. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  201. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

  202. On October 26, the college will honor seven outstanding engineering alumni

  203. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  204. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  205. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  206. Li earns NSF funding to improve rapid-response healthcare

  207. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

  208. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  209. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  210. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  211. Engine research for a cleaner future

  212. Bucky's day out: UW-Madison at the Wisconsin State Fair

  213. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

  214. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  215. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  216. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

  217. With help from Milwaukee company, two engineers graduate with a head start

  218. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  219. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  220. Probe seeking life on Saturn’s moon earns student team a spot at international space conference

  221. Turng student wins plastics paper award

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

  223. U.S. Army awards Negrut $120,000 to augment supercomputer

  224. Mechanical and engineering physics professor picked for Chinese university enrichment

  225. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

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

  227. Cheap, printable prosthetic hand wins top prize at 2012 Innovation Days

  228. Shapiro named editor-in-chief of top computer science industry publication

  229. UW-Madison online engineering master's programs ranked No. 1

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

  231. Products for hockey, shelter, win engineering design competition

  232. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

  233. From wind turbines to inflatable interim housing: Engineering undergrads display functional products at Dec. 14 design competition

  234. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

  235. Doctor's basement tinkering leads to development of intracranial pressure monitor

  236. Assistive technology expo showcases new engineering solutions for the disabled

  237. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  238. For UW-Madison homecoming parade, Bucky's got a new ride

  239. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  240. University, private-sector collaboration brings Bucky Wagon back for homecoming

  241. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  242. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

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

  244. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  245. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

  247. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

  249. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

  250. Piranhas and polymers: Students take materials science and ethics course in Colombia

  251. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  252. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  253. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  254. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  255. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

  256. Electronic stent deployment system wins top prize at 2011 Innovation Days

  257. Classroom innovation: Kershner joins Wendt Commons as instructional designer

  258. Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery facility opens on UW-Madison campus

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

  260. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  261. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  262. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  263. Improving the cutting edge

  264. Computers—and people—work in parallel at new laboratory

  265. UW-Madison undergrads to design a room that's literally out of this world

  266. Powertrain Control Research Lab celebrates 20-plus years of vehicle research

  267. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants