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  1. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

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

  3. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

  4. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  5. Christy Remucal receives NSF CAREER Award

  6. New $3M distinguished chair at UW-Madison honors influential alumni voice

  7. Computer science, industrial engineering research enhances robotic manufacturing

  8. UW–Madison’s online engineering graduate programs no. 6 in latest U.S. News & World Report rankings

  9. Education Week: Lessons on small particles yield big gains, say proponents

  10. Reconciling freight and community

  11. Air quality and its impact on transplants

  12. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

  13. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

  14. Full color 3-D printing takes top prize in Collegiate Inventors Competition

  15. Tracking imagery’s path through the brain

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

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

  18. Wisconsin Alumni Association honors Silicon Valley leader with Distinguished Alumni Award

  19. Morgridges give $100 million to invest in UW-Madison faculty

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

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

  22. BellBrook Labs and UW-Madison team awarded NCI contract to develop next generation cancer models

  23. Two ECE teams among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  24. Extreme Tech: Transparent optogenetic brain implants

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

  26. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

  27. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  28. Novel antenna breaks down barrier in tumor ablation technology

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

  30. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

  31. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  32. Elucent tracks down an improvement in breast-cancer treatment

  33. Understanding how ovarian cancer spreads

  34. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

  35. Undergrad finds his passion by jumping into the deep end

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

  37. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  38. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

  40. University spinoff aims to hit the mark precisely with brain-scanning tool

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

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

  43. Sound Engineering: Spreading the benefits of stem-cell advances

  44. A foundation for the future

  45. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  46. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  47. Preventative medicine: Algorithms enable manufacturers to remotely anticipate machine health crises

  48. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  49. Shi receives grant to benefit industrial planning from top floor to shop floor

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

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

  52. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

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

  54. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

  56. UW-Madison researchers part of new cell manufacturing consortium

  57. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

  58. Company co-founded by professor partners with Johnson and Johnson

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

  60. Alumna’s desire to learn and help reaches well beyond the classroom

  61. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

  62. Focus on new faculty: Michael Murrell, using photographs to understand mechanical forces in cells

  63. An investment in the great people of our college

  64. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

  65. New advancements in arthritis research

  66. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  67. Stem-cell advances may quell ethics debate

  68. A big boost for innovation

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

  70. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  71. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  74. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

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

  77. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

  78. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  79. The world of networked objects explored

  80. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  81. UW researchers invent UV light emitting bandages

  82. Student creates partnership between engineering and local hospitals

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

  84. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  85. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

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

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

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

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

  90. Brewing biofuel

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

  92. Ayse Gurses (PhD ISyE '05) among alumni association 40 Under 40

  93. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  94. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

  99. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

  100. Alums giving back: A Q&A with two members of the ISyE alumi board

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

  102. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

  103. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  104. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  105. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  106. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  107. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  108. Lessons from an unlikely career

  109. Innovation Days marks 20 years of undergrad entrepreneurship Feb. 13-14

  110. Harnessing sparsity

  111. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  112. Grad support endowment fund enables engineer to help nursing homes

  113. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  114. A big future for structural engineering

  115. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  119. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  120. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  121. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  122. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

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

  124. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  125. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  126. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  127. UW to strengthen college access

  128. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  130. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  131. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  132. Focus on new faculty: Zongfu Yu, harnessing light at a small scale

  133. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  134. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  135. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

  137. Engineering World Health: A small but potent student group on a mission to save lives across the globe

  138. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

  139. Her response: Increase the ‘reward’ of high-risk scenarios

  140. Printing without boundaries: Expanding uses for 3D printers

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

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

  143. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  144. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

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

  146. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  147. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  148. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  149. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

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

  152. Innovation institute to broaden U.S. palette of advanced materials

  153. RFID advance to improve safety of nation’s blood supply

  154. Fast companies: 20 years of quick-response manufacturing

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

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

  157. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  158. Sridharan, Sun Prairie company, to explore cold-spray coating applications

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

  160. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

  163. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  164. Recovery at work: Treatment may end, but challenges persist for breast cancer survivors

  165. New interdisciplinary collaboration will develop coaching program for surgical excellence

  166. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  167. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  168. Engine research for a cleaner future

  169. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  170. How to ID a bee

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

  172. High-tech silver dressings ward off infection in wounds

  173. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

  174. Corporate open house: For industry, UW-Madison is 'one-stop shopping'

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

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

  177. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

  178. Deaf-communication pioneer to receive honorary degree at spring commencement

  179. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  180. UW-Madison spinoff company earns funding to improve unique wound-healing technology

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

  182. When process equals progress: Building blocks for biotech businesses

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

  184. UW-Madison professor gets top honor for work in South Korea

  185. UW-Madison engineer honored for contributions in South Korea

  186. With second company, laser researchers are seeing new light

  187. With $3.5 million, UW-Madison-led consortium will address national freight issues

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

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

  190. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

  191. From the Menominee Forest to Madison: Engineering a path for American Indian transfer students

  192. Teaching the societal side of engineering

  193. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  194. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  197. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

  198. UW-Madison's first online degree program celebrates 10 years of success

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

  200. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

  201. Human factors expert to help guide safety in next generation of space exploration

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

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

  204. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

  205. QRM helps Plover, Wisconsin, company to slash lead times, expand into new markets

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

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

  208. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  210. Russell named dean of the UW-Madison Division of Continuing Studies

  211. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  212. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  213. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  214. Ohio middle, high school teams top National Science Olympiad

  215. Kenneth and Ruth Wright among three to receive UW-Madison honorary degrees at spring commencement

  216. Public opportunities abound at 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament

  217. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  218. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

  219. UW-Madison's economic impact statewide hits $12.4 billion

  220. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  221. UW-Madison to host 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament May 18-21

  222. Kulcinski earns NASA medal for exceptional service

  223. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

  224. Transportation researchers help identify economic impact of traffic congestion on truck-borne freight

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

  226. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  227. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

  229. Warning system shows potential for alleviating crashes at dangerous rural intersections

  230. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

  231. New simulator puts UW-Madison on the map for driving research

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

  233. Exploring engineering: Young Racine students connect with campus early and often

  234. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

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

  236. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  237. It's about time: U.S. manufacturers CAN compete

  238. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  239. Improving the cutting edge

  240. Google executive to address Wisconsin industry at E-Business conference

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

  242. Celebrating 11 years of Camp Badger

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

  244. By design, camps for students with disabilities take anxiety out of step to college

  245. UW-Madison engineer lends expertise to ambitious bridge-building effort

  246. Student news: Living and learning in China: Engineering students travel to Hangzhou

  247. With an extensive international network, Lorenz is Wisconsin Idea ‘ambassador’

  248. Back in circulation: Why certain polymers improve blood flow

  249. Partnering with UW-Madison QRM center gives Phoenix Products a bright future

  250. A step forward: Assisted walking system wins national innovation award

  251. May 7 biomedical engineering student invention expo to showcase real medical solutions

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

  253. CAREER award funds study of how estrogen-mimics affect cells

  254. Low-power computers could benefit environment and U.S. economy

  255. Scavenging energy waste to turn water into hydrogen fuel

  256. Fused cells promising for tissue regeneration

  257. Nano-foundry technique yields ultra-durable probes from diamond

  258. Template engineering demonstrates possibilities of new superconducting material

  259. Finding the right path: New approach could produce multi-function nanodevices

  260. New process yields high-energy-density plant-based transportation fuel

  261. Not just another pretty place: Pecatonica River provides scientific basis for future restoration projects

  262. Beyond boundaries: Integrating engineering and biology

  263. Not-so-risky business: New computational models will offer decision support

  264. UW-Madison students safe after Haiti quake