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  1. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  2. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

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

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

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

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

  8. A foundation for the future

  9. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  10. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

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

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

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

  14. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  15. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

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

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

  18. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

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

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

  22. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

  25. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

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

  27. An investment in the great people of our college

  28. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

  29. New advancements in arthritis research

  30. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  31. Stem-cell advances may quell ethics debate

  32. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

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

  34. A big boost for innovation

  35. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  38. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

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

  41. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

  42. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  43. The world of networked objects explored

  44. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  45. UW researchers invent UV light emitting bandages

  46. Student creates partnership between engineering and local hospitals

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

  48. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  49. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

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

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

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

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

  54. Brewing biofuel

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

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

  57. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  58. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

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

  62. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

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

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

  65. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  67. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  68. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  69. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  70. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  71. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  72. Lessons from an unlikely career

  73. Harnessing sparsity

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

  75. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

  77. A big future for structural engineering

  78. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  79. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  82. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  84. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  85. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

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

  87. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

  88. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  89. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  90. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  91. UW to strengthen college access

  92. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  94. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  95. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  96. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  98. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  99. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

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

  102. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  107. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

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

  109. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  110. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  111. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  112. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  113. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  121. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

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

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

  124. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

  127. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

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

  130. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  131. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  132. Engine research for a cleaner future

  133. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  134. How to ID a bee

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

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

  137. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

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

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

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

  141. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

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

  143. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  154. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

  156. Teaching the societal side of engineering

  157. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  158. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  161. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

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

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

  164. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

  168. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

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

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

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

  173. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  175. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  176. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  177. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

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

  180. Public opportunities abound at 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament

  181. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  182. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  184. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

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

  186. Kulcinski earns NASA medal for exceptional service

  187. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

  190. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  191. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

  194. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

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

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

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

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

  199. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  200. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  202. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  203. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

  206. Celebrating 11 years of Camp Badger

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  219. Scavenging energy waste to turn water into hydrogen fuel

  220. Fused cells promising for tissue regeneration

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

  222. Template engineering demonstrates possibilities of new superconducting material

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

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

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

  226. Beyond boundaries: Integrating engineering and biology

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

  228. UW-Madison students safe after Haiti quake