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// College of Engineering

About face: Recycling initiative aims to reduce disposable mask waste

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, people in countries such as China, Japan and South Korea adopted the custom of wearing disposable three-ply surgical face masks…

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// Civil & Environmental Engineering

Interdisciplinary team discovers microbiome’s effects on polymer composites

Polymer composites are durable, lightweight replacements for wood, metal or other materials and are used widely in everything from infrastructure to airplanes and cars. Research…

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// College of Engineering

A year of resilience: Looking back on 2020

In this unprecedented year, UW-Madison College of Engineering faculty, staff and students, like millions around the world, faced daunting challenges and profound disruptions to their…

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