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2013 News Release Archive

  1. Undergraduates learn to harness geothermal energy

  2. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

  3. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  4. Cooling inspired by sweat

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

  6. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  7. Callen, Shaing recognized for plasma research

  8. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

  9. Nowak receives IEEE Baker award

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

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

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

  13. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

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

  15. Inventor group honors Wisconsin engineer Dumesic

  16. Mavrikakis becomes fellow of American Physical Society

  17. Control theorist crashes the market

  18. Bridge and canoe teams build on donor resources

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

  20. AEG chapter grows industry connections

  21. For Platypus Technologies, liquid crystals fit the bill

  22. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

  23. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

  24. Lipo receives IEEE medal

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

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

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

  28. ISyE student on winning team at investment competition

  29. Expanding our national leadership in research and education

  30. UW-Madison senior wins Rhodes Scholarship

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

  32. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

  33. How a strong research career begins

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

  35. Blended learning empowers engineers for life

  36. How waste wood works for forests

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

  38. Sound Engineering: Water wars and the big picture

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

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

  41. Pfleger wins award for young biotech researchers

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

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

  44. Cramer recognized for efforts to advance women in engineering

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

  46. Pfleger kicks off new Purdue lecture series

  47. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  48. Thelen named ASME fellow

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

  50. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  51. Industrial engineering grad student receives ethics fellowship

  52. CEE awards more than $100k in scholarships

  53. CEE golf outing a success

  54. Alum, retired professor release e-book

  55. ASTM committee honors CEE alum

  56. Engineers among WARF Innovation Awards finalists

  57. Rawlings, Maravelias paper earns honor

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

  59. Schauer part of WHO research on pollution and cancer

  60. ASCE names Paschke a fellow of the society

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

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

  63. ASCE names Edil a distinguished member

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

  65. Researchers to develop methods for discovering new metallic glasses

  66. Benson featured in UT-Austin lecture series

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

  68. Training course makes MATLAB work for undergrads

  69. Sound Engineering: Why the Leo Frigo bridge buckled

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

  71. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

  72. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  73. Share the Wonderful: Support the College of Engineering

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

  75. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

  76. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

  77. EPD provides unique education and expertise for the world

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  86. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  87. EMA team places in space transport design competition

  88. Sound Engineering: An alum predicts a solar disruption

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

  90. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

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

  92. Sound Engineering: Teaching through parody songs

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

  94. Sound Engineering: Fighting disease with optics

  95. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  97. Industrial and systems engineering student earns recognition

  98. IIE students honored

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

  100. Carayon named to HFES executive council

  101. Engineering plans and progress

  102. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

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

  104. Company wins two competitions at 2013 EAA AirVenture

  105. NSF grant funds bio-manufacturing study

  106. Luedtke wins INFORMS young researchers prize

  107. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  108. Three MS&E researchers earn conference awards

  109. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  110. Storm water treatment will strip phosphorus from Arboretum pond

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

  112. Sound Engineering: A control theorist crashes the market

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

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

  115. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  116. Sound Engineering: Wisconsin as a roundabout frontier

  117. Bose Scholars program immerses Indian undergrads in graduate research

  118. ASME honors Ghandhi

  119. Sound Engineering: Making aeromedical flights safer

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

  121. BME student team helps injured surgeon stand

  122. Solid, sustainable engineering student design

  123. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  124. Wiegmann to receive HFES Lauer safety award

  125. EP postdoc is competition finalist

  126. EP undergrad earns DOE scholarship

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

  128. EP PhD student to attend space conference

  129. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

  130. Paper on vehicle paint quality receives award

  131. Geotechnical engineers earn ASCE honor

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

  133. Sound Engineering: The roaring HSX engines

  134. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

  135. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

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

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

  138. Gomez delivers ASEE plenary address on STEM education

  139. Lee to serve on NRC panel

  140. Maravelias to receive AIChE young researcher award

  141. Vanderheiden and collaborators honored for technology access innovations

  142. Fusion engineers lecture in Italy

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

  144. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

  145. Wisconsin researchers try to clear a solar hurdle

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

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

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

  149. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  150. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  151. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

  152. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

  153. Undergrad earns astronaut scholarship

  154. Ma papers featured on covers of prestigious research journals

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

  156. Lee receives driver behavior modeling contract from Toyota

  157. Laying the groundwork for the college strategic plan

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

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

  160. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

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

  162. Benson delivers lecture in honor of famed geotechnical engineer

  163. ISyE healthcare conference a success

  164. ME student receives paper prize

  165. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

  166. Crone recognized by SEM for work with experimental mechanics

  167. Klein earns several honors

  168. Paschke earns environmental engineering award

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

  170. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

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

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

  173. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

  174. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

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

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

  177. Nimunkar awarded global scholarship honor

  178. Williams receives inaugural restorative neuroscience award

  179. Banerjee honored by mobile technology research group

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

  181. Engineering students recognized for service and leadership

  182. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

  183. Ergonomics award for Carayon paper

  184. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

  185. Brennan joins national health IT working group

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

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

  188. Students in UW housing celebrate outstanding educators

  189. Grad students receive Sandia research awards

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

  191. College honors seven at spring apprecation celebration

  192. View scenes from a successful Engineering Expo

  193. Cancer-screening software wins wireless competition

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

  195. Explore engineering at April 18-20 Expo

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

  197. Corradini featured at UN dialog session

  198. Sridharan earns UW-Madison academic staff award

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

  200. Freshmen get an all-in introduction to engineering

  201. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

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

  203. ISyE Professor Emeritus George Box passes away

  204. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

  205. Vanderheiden receives award for contributions to low vision work

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

  207. American University of Beirut recognizes Menassa

  208. Perepezko honored for contributions to materials research

  209. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  210. Differential tuition: Making a difference for you

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

  212. Chesler named ELATE fellow

  213. Pferdehirt honored for MEPP discussion panel

  214. CEE Professor Hoopes passes away

  215. Huber research gaining attention

  216. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  217. Rawlings honored with Chancellor’s Award

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

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

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

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

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

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

  224. Palecek to receive PNAS paper honor

  225. Man-made material pushes the bounds of superconductivity

  226. Palframan earns IBM fellowship to support computer architecture research

  227. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

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

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

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

  231. Production process doubles speed and efficiency of flexible electronics

  232. Edil honored for geotechnical contributions

  233. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

  234. Li earns 3M faculty award

  235. Mutlu earns Carnegie Mellon computer science award

  236. Two ChE alumni named to National Academy of Engineering

  237. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

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

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

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

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

  242. New GLE prof honored for PhD research

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

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

  245. New tools accelerate computational materials research

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

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

  248. What proteins say about cell behavior

  249. Online engineering graduate programs in top-10 nationally

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

  251. Journal of Applied Physics features Shohet teamwork

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  259. Kuech among AAAS honorees

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