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

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

  3. Harnessing 3D printers to enhance engineering education

  4. Focus on new faculty: Alejandro Roldan applies theoretical fluid dynamics to improving surgical outcomes

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

  6. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

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

  8. Grad students in Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab receive NSF fellowships

  9. PhD student wins award at international symposium

  10. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  11. Free SOLIDWORKS plug-in for topology optimization

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

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

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

  15. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

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

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

  18. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

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

  20. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  21. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

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

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

  24. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

  25. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  26. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  27. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

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

  29. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  30. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  31. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  32. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

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

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

  35. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

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

  37. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

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

  39. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

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

  41. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  42. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  43. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

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

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

  46. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

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

  48. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

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

  50. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

  51. Computing with grand demands

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

  53. Energy research for a stronger society

  54. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  55. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

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

  57. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

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

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

  60. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

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

  62. UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  63. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

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

  65. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  66. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

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

  68. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

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

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

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

  72. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

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

  75. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  76. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  77. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  78. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

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

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

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

  82. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

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

  84. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  85. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  86. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

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

  88. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

  89. Strong engineers, strong community

  90. Wish you were here

  91. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  93. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

  94. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

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

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

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

  98. A big boost for innovation

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

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

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

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

  103. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

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

  105. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  106. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

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

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

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

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

  111. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

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

  113. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

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

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

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

  117. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

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

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

  120. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  121. Lessons from an unlikely career

  122. Engineers named Vilas Associates

  123. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

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

  126. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  127. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  131. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

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

  134. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  135. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  137. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  138. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  139. Cooling inspired by sweat

  140. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  142. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  143. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

  145. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

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

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

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

  149. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  150. Thelen named ASME fellow

  151. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

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

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

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

  155. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  156. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  158. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  159. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  160. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

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

  162. ASME honors Ghandhi

  163. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

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

  165. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

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

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

  168. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

  169. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  170. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  171. ME student receives paper prize

  172. Klein earns several honors

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

  174. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  175. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

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

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

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

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

  180. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

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

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

  183. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

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

  185. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  186. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  187. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

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

  189. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  190. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

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

  192. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  193. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

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

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

  196. Engine research for a cleaner future

  197. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

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

  199. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

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

  201. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  202. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

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

  204. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  205. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

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

  207. Turng student wins plastics paper award

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

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

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

  211. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

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

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

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

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

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

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

  218. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

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

  220. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

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

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

  223. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

  227. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  228. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

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

  230. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  231. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

  233. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

  235. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  237. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  238. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  239. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  240. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  241. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

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

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

  246. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  247. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  249. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

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

  253. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants