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  1. UW researchers invent UV light emitting bandages

  2. Student creates partnership between engineering and local hospitals

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

  4. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  5. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

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

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

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

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

  10. Brewing biofuel

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

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

  13. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  14. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

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

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

  19. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

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

  21. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  23. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  24. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  25. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  26. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  27. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  28. Lessons from an unlikely career

  29. Harnessing sparsity

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

  31. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

  33. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  34. A big future for structural engineering

  35. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  38. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  40. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  41. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

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

  43. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

  44. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  45. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  46. UW to strengthen college access

  47. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  48. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  49. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  51. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  52. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  54. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  55. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

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

  58. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  63. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

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

  65. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  66. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  67. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  68. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  69. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  77. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

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

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

  80. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

  83. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

  85. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

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

  87. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  88. Engine research for a cleaner future

  89. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  90. How to ID a bee

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

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

  93. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

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

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

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

  97. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

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

  99. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  110. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

  112. Teaching the societal side of engineering

  113. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  114. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  117. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

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

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

  120. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

  124. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

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

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

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

  129. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  131. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  132. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  133. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

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

  136. Public opportunities abound at 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament

  137. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  138. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  140. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

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

  142. Kulcinski earns NASA medal for exceptional service

  143. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

  146. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  147. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

  150. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

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

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

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

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

  155. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  156. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  158. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  159. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

  162. Celebrating 11 years of Camp Badger

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  175. Scavenging energy waste to turn water into hydrogen fuel

  176. Fused cells promising for tissue regeneration

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

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

  179. Template engineering demonstrates possibilities of new superconducting material

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

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

  182. Beyond boundaries: Integrating engineering and biology

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

  184. UW-Madison students safe after Haiti quake