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  1. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  2. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

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

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

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

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

  7. Brewing biofuel

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

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

  10. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  11. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

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

  15. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

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

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

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

  19. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

  20. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  21. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  22. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  23. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  24. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  25. Lessons from an unlikely career

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

  27. Harnessing sparsity

  28. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

  30. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  31. A big future for structural engineering

  32. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  35. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  37. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  38. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

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

  40. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

  41. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  42. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  43. UW to strengthen college access

  44. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  45. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  47. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  48. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

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

  50. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  51. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  52. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

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

  55. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  60. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

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

  62. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  63. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  64. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  65. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  66. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  74. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

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

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

  77. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

  80. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

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

  83. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  84. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  85. Engine research for a cleaner future

  86. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  87. How to ID a bee

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

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

  90. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

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

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

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

  94. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

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

  96. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  107. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

  109. Teaching the societal side of engineering

  110. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  111. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  114. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

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

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

  117. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

  121. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

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

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

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

  126. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  128. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  129. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  130. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

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

  133. Public opportunities abound at 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament

  134. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  135. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  137. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

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

  139. Kulcinski earns NASA medal for exceptional service

  140. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

  143. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  144. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

  147. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

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

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

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

  151. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

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

  153. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  155. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  156. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

  159. Celebrating 11 years of Camp Badger

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  172. Scavenging energy waste to turn water into hydrogen fuel

  173. Fused cells promising for tissue regeneration

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

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

  176. Template engineering demonstrates possibilities of new superconducting material

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

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

  179. Beyond boundaries: Integrating engineering and biology

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

  181. UW-Madison students safe after Haiti quake