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  1. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  2. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  3. UW and M-WERC expand Wisconsin’s energy industry

  4. Focus on new faculty: Brock Hedegaard, integrating structures and data

  5. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

  6. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: I am The Wisconsin Idea

  7. Five UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

  8. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  9. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

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

  11. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  12. Christy Remucal receives NSF CAREER Award

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

  14. Computer science, industrial engineering research enhances robotic manufacturing

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

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

  17. Reconciling freight and community

  18. Air quality and its impact on transplants

  19. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

  20. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

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

  22. Tracking imagery’s path through the brain

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  30. Two ECE teams among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  31. Extreme Tech: Transparent optogenetic brain implants

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

  33. Novel antenna breaks down barrier in tumor ablation technology

  34. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

  35. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  36. Mapping Wisconsin traffic deaths

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

  38. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

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

  40. Understanding how ovarian cancer spreads

  41. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

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

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

  44. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  45. Lake Michigan death spurs action on rip current awareness

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

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

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

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

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

  51. A foundation for the future

  52. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  53. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

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

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

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

  57. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  58. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

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

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

  61. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

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

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

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

  66. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

  68. Sewerage District makes bid for energy independence

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

  70. An investment in the great people of our college

  71. Water behavior breakthrough opens a crucial door in chemistry

  72. New advancements in arthritis research

  73. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  74. Stem-cell advances may quell ethics debate

  75. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  76. A big boost for innovation

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

  78. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  81. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

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

  84. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

  85. Building better bridges with geosynthetics

  86. The world of networked objects explored

  87. UW-Madison team wins EPA sustainability competition

  88. UW researchers invent UV light emitting bandages

  89. Student creates partnership between engineering and local hospitals

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

  91. 6 world-changing things invented by proud Wisconsinites

  92. Pieper Foundation awards support outreach for future female engineers

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

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

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

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

  97. Brewing biofuel

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

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

  100. Schauer to speak at EPA forum

  101. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

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

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

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

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

  106. CBE undergrad meets with Baldwin, Blank

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

  108. Vibration energy the secret to self-powered electronics

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

  110. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  111. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  112. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  113. UW-Madison, Korean researchers establish partnership

  114. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  115. Lessons from an unlikely career

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

  117. Harnessing sparsity

  118. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

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

  120. A big future for structural engineering

  121. Rethinking carbon capture for the built environment

  122. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  125. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

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

  127. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

  128. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

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

  130. Palecek, Shusta become AIMBE fellows

  131. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  132. UW to strengthen college access

  133. Renewable chemical ready for biofuels scale-up

  134. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  135. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  136. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  138. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  139. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  141. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  142. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

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

  145. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  150. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

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

  152. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

  153. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  154. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  155. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  156. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  164. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

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

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

  167. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

  170. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

  172. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

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

  174. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  175. Engine research for a cleaner future

  176. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  177. How to ID a bee

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

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

  180. Sustainability engineers fill key industry needs

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

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

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

  184. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

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

  186. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  197. Revealing the chemical fingerprints of a crime

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

  199. Teaching the societal side of engineering

  200. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  201. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  204. Microformer team wins second place in student humanitarian competition

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

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

  207. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

  211. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

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

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

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

  216. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

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

  218. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  219. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  220. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

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

  223. Public opportunities abound at 2011 Science Olympiad National Tournament

  224. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  225. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  227. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

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

  229. Kulcinski earns NASA medal for exceptional service

  230. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

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

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

  233. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  234. 100-year study mirrors U.S. history of concrete

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

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

  237. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

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

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

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

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

  242. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  243. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

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

  245. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  246. Improving the cutting edge

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

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

  249. Celebrating 11 years of Camp Badger

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  262. Scavenging energy waste to turn water into hydrogen fuel

  263. Fused cells promising for tissue regeneration

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

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

  266. Template engineering demonstrates possibilities of new superconducting material

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

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

  269. Beyond boundaries: Integrating engineering and biology

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

  271. UW-Madison students safe after Haiti quake