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2013 News Release Archive

  1. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

  2. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  3. Cooling inspired by sweat

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

  5. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  6. Callen, Shaing recognized for plasma research

  7. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

  8. Nowak receives IEEE Baker award

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

  10. Focus on new faculty: Sage Kokjohn, tackling the mysteries of internal-combustion engines

  11. Ma receives $353K to seek new laser for silicon chips

  12. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  13. Ma receives $450K to speed up communication transistors

  14. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  15. Mavrikakis becomes fellow of American Physical Society

  16. Control theorist crashes the market

  17. Bridge and canoe teams build on donor resources

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

  19. AEG chapter grows industry connections

  20. For Platypus Technologies, liquid crystals fit the bill

  21. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

  22. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

  23. Lipo receives IEEE medal

  24. Closing the loop on big data … one beer at a time

  25. In Wisconsin, cold-spray knowledge is a hot commodity

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

  27. ISyE student on winning team at investment competition

  28. Expanding our national leadership in research and education

  29. UW-Madison senior wins Rhodes Scholarship

  30. Water systems research fills in the details for Africa’s largest dam

  31. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

  32. How a strong research career begins

  33. ‘Smart’ medical material aims to unfurl at 98.6 degrees

  34. Blended learning empowers engineers for life

  35. How waste wood works for forests

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

  37. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

  38. Engineers explore ways to understand, outwit blood-brain barrier

  39. Eom, Ma to develop high-speed optical modulators

  40. Pfleger wins award for young biotech researchers

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

  42. Discovery sheds light on how changes in lungs can hurt the heart

  43. Cramer recognized for efforts to advance women in engineering

  44. Focus on new faculty: Rebecca Willett, harnessing big data for myriad collaborations

  45. Pfleger kicks off new Purdue lecture series

  46. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  47. Thelen named ASME fellow

  48. Nov. 4 author lecture to spark dialog about ailing U.S. infrastructure

  49. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  50. Industrial engineering grad student receives ethics fellowship

  51. CEE awards more than $100k in scholarships

  52. CEE golf outing a success

  53. Alum, retired professor release e-book

  54. ASTM committee honors CEE alum

  55. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  56. Rawlings, Maravelias paper earns honor

  57. Callen gives invited talk at math and experimental physics meeting

  58. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

  59. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

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

  61. Biomedical engineer aims to mitigate older adults' risk of falls

  62. ASCE names Edil a distinguished member

  63. Oliva discusses Leo Frigo bridge in Engineering News-Record

  64. Researchers to develop methods for discovering new metallic glasses

  65. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

  66. Astronaut scholarship honors undergrad’s bold adventures in research

  67. Training course makes MATLAB work for undergrads

  68. Sound Engineering: Why the Leo Frigo bridge buckled

  69. The chemistry of color: Energy researcher develops dye-based solar cells

  70. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

  71. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  72. Share the Wonderful: Support the College of Engineering

  73. Mechanical engineers collaborate with Wisconsin company to ID weld defects

  74. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

  75. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

  76. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

  77. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  78. Students game the system, train computer to play Angry Birds

  79. Nuclear researchers receive more than $2M from DOE for R&D

  80. Grant funds more individualized cancer therapy from a single blood draw

  81. Wisconsin Applied Computing Center harnesses supercomputing for engineering and much more

  82. Zhou and Brennan receive NSF grant to help asthma patients manage healthcare

  83. Sound Engineering: The mystery of forces in living matter

  84. Micro cameras flex their way into the future of imaging

  85. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  86. EMA team places in space transport design competition

  87. Sound Engineering: An alum predicts a solar disruption

  88. On Oct. 11, join engineering alumni and friends for Engineers' Day festivities: Register today!

  89. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

  90. Brennan named one of 10 influential women in health IT

  91. Sound Engineering: Teaching through parody songs

  92. At UW-Madison, retired Dow exec will focus on innovation

  93. Sound Engineering: Fighting disease with optics

  94. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

  95. Informatics of 'making' aims to unite computing, materials and manufacturing advances

  96. Industrial and systems engineering student earns recognition

  97. IIE students honored

  98. HFES Student Chapter wins gold award for second straight year

  99. Carayon named to HFES executive council

  100. Engineering plans and progress

  101. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  102. Zhou earns collaboration grant to help meet the needs of teleservice systems

  103. Company wins two competitions at 2013 EAA AirVenture

  104. NSF grant funds bio-manufacturing study

  105. Luedtke wins INFORMS young researchers prize

  106. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  107. Three MS&E researchers earn conference awards

  108. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  109. Storm water treatment will strip phosphorus from Arboretum pond

  110. Apostle Islands kayakers get real-time view of caves from shore

  111. Sound Engineering: A control theorist crashes the market

  112. Badgers on Dairy Lane: UW-Madison Day at the 2013 Wisconsin State Fair

  113. Focus on new faculty: Daniel Ludois, applying research advances to shrink and improve power conversion devices

  114. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  115. Sound Engineering: Wisconsin as a roundabout frontier

  116. Bose Scholars program immerses Indian undergrads in graduate research

  117. ASME honors Ghandhi

  118. Sound Engineering: Making aeromedical flights safer

  119. Focus on new faculty: Xinyu Zhang, mixing disciplines to improve wireless communication

  120. BME student team helps injured surgeon stand

  121. Solid, sustainable engineering student design

  122. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  123. Wiegmann to receive HFES Lauer safety award

  124. EP postdoc is competition finalist

  125. EP undergrad earns DOE scholarship

  126. Sridharan to participate in research 'think tank' conference

  127. EP PhD student to attend space conference

  128. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

  129. Paper on vehicle paint quality receives award

  130. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

  132. Sound Engineering: The roaring HSX engines

  133. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

  134. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

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

  136. Op-ed: Don't neglect the nation's nuclear energy option

  137. Gomez delivers ASEE plenary address on STEM education

  138. Lee to serve on NRC panel

  139. Maravelias to receive AIChE young researcher award

  140. Vanderheiden and collaborators honored for technology access innovations

  141. Fusion engineers lecture in Italy

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

  143. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

  144. Wisconsin researchers try to clear a solar hurdle

  145. University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers develop low-cost carbon nanotube solar cell

  146. UW-Madison researcher designs solar panel that stores energy

  147. Self-charging solar cells: Better than batteries?

  148. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  149. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  150. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

  151. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

  152. Undergrad earns astronaut scholarship

  153. Ma papers featured on covers of prestigious research journals

  154. Pfefferkorn to investigate use of diamond coatings and modulation in drilling applications

  155. Lee receives driver behavior modeling contract from Toyota

  156. Laying the groundwork for the college strategic plan

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

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

  159. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

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

  161. Benson delivers lecture in honor of famed geotechnical engineer

  162. ISyE healthcare conference a success

  163. ME student receives paper prize

  164. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

  165. Crone recognized by SEM for work with experimental mechanics

  166. Klein earns several honors

  167. Paschke earns environmental engineering award

  168. Team earns grant focused on reducing workplace injury, fatigue

  169. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  170. New tech-enhanced grocery shopping experience wins Innovative Minds Prize

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

  172. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

  173. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  174. First Innovative Minds prize to reward market-ready student innovation

  175. Focus on new faculty: Christy Remucal, optimizing ways to remove contaminants from water

  176. Nimunkar awarded global scholarship honor

  177. Williams receives inaugural restorative neuroscience award

  178. Banerjee honored by mobile technology research group

  179. Newsnotes 5/1/13: A message from Dean Ian Robertson

  180. Engineering students recognized for service and leadership

  181. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

  182. Ergonomics award for Carayon paper

  183. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

  184. Brennan joins national health IT working group

  185. Civil engineering professor C.K. Wang dies at 95

  186. EP students receive $12,500 in ANS scholarships

  187. Students in UW housing celebrate outstanding educators

  188. Grad students receive Sandia research awards

  189. Slideshow: Scenes from a hot week on the engineering campus

  190. College honors seven at spring apprecation celebration

  191. View scenes from a successful Engineering Expo

  192. Cancer-screening software wins wireless competition

  193. Creative energy harvest and storage ideas top energy and sustainability competition

  194. Explore engineering at April 18-20 Expo

  195. Vanderheiden project receives $12 million for implementation in Europe

  196. Corradini featured at UN dialog session

  197. Sridharan earns UW-Madison academic staff award

  198. Material screening method allows more precise control over stem cells

  199. Freshmen get an all-in introduction to engineering

  200. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  201. Newsnotes 4/1/13: A message from Dean Ian Robertson

  202. ISyE Professor Emeritus George Box passes away

  203. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

  204. Vanderheiden receives award for contributions to low vision work

  205. With 400th PhD grad, UW-Madison celebrates half a century of fusion energy

  206. American University of Beirut recognizes Menassa

  207. Perepezko honored for contributions to materials research

  208. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  209. Differential tuition: Making a difference for you

  210. Virtual exertions research uses muscle activity to move virtual objects

  211. Chesler named ELATE fellow

  212. Pferdehirt honored for MEPP discussion panel

  213. CEE Professor Hoopes passes away

  214. Huber research gaining attention

  215. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  216. Rawlings honored with Chancellor’s Award

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

  218. Team to study how the sun could help make fuel

  219. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

  220. UW-Madison engineering students win 2013 Clean Snowmobile Challenge

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

  222. Respect, inclusion, integrity: They're up to you

  223. Palecek to receive PNAS paper honor

  224. Man-made material pushes the bounds of superconductivity

  225. Palframan earns IBM fellowship to support computer architecture research

  226. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  227. Focus on new faculty: Kris Saha and the intersection of disease, data and public health

  228. Two engineers among UW-Madison Romnes Faculty Fellowship recipients

  229. Focus on new faculty: Sarlioglu seeks to bolster the efficiency of electrical systems

  230. Production process doubles speed and efficiency of flexible electronics

  231. Edil honored for geotechnical contributions

  232. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

  233. Li earns 3M faculty award

  234. Mutlu earns Carnegie Mellon computer science award

  235. Two ChE alumni named to National Academy of Engineering

  236. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

  237. UW-Madison engineer named to National Academy of Engineering

  238. Focus on new faculty: Bill Likos and the mechanics of unsaturated soils

  239. Fishing rod holder for boat, land or ice catches judges' attention

  240. Innovation Days showcases undergrad entrepreneurship Feb. 7-8

  241. New GLE prof honored for PhD research

  242. UW-Madison engineer is expert for NOVA chariot documentary

  243. Focus on new faculty: Ashton works to move medicine from treatment to cure

  244. New tools accelerate computational materials research

  245. Focus on new faculty: Matt Ginder-Vogel, using chemistry for a cleaner environment

  246. Focus on new faculty: Melih Eriten and the mysteries of friction

  247. What proteins say about cell behavior

  248. Online engineering graduate programs in top-10 nationally

  249. BMES research group honors Ashton and Saha as ‘rising stars’ in tissue engineering research

  250. Journal of Applied Physics features Shohet teamwork

  251. Carayon speaks at kickoff meeting of new joint healthcare/engineering initiative

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

  253. Ma to pursue diamond transistors, biotransistors and nanomembrane lasers

  254. Professors Dumesic and Huber among top 100 people in bioenergy

  255. Journals, conference and university tap Graham’s expertise

  256. Building green gas technology without a manual: An interview with grad student Robert Coolman

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

  258. Kuech among AAAS honorees

  259. UW-Madison a leader in value among public universities