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  1. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  2. Mackie honored as his latest startup shifts toward high gear

  3. Focus on new faculty: Victor Zavala, optimizing algorithms for the interconnected modern world

  4. UW-Madison spinoff on track to build medical isotope source in Janesville

  5. Tiny is beautiful: SonoPlot makes a viable business from the invisible

  6. UW-Madison and other universities receive NSF grant to investigate human and water security in Ethiopia

  7. Heavy-duty neutron accelerators paint promising future for UW-Madison spinoff

  8. Souped-up software reduces guesswork, tedium in computer-aided engineering

  9. Innovative cancer treatment machine: Still made in Wisconsin

  10. UW-Madison leading $2.6 million effort to improve solar plants

  11. Madison campus leader visits Oshkosh Corporation, site of UW-industry collaboration

  12. Lifting as they climb: Ferraro Family Scholarship helps undergrads help others

  13. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  14. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  15. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  16. CEE, GLE researchers win best paper award at coal ash conference

  17. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  18. Sound Engineering: UW-Madison’s burgeoning optimization community

  19. Laser Focus World: DARPA grant funds aluminum-nitride chip-based UV laser development

  20. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  21. Supporting ECE’s evolution

  22. Honoring Wisconsin’s legacy in computing

  23. Progressive Railroading: UW-Madison researchers hope frac-sand impact study will help railroads improve ballast maintenance

  24. Catalyzing UW-Madison’s neuroengineering community

  25. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

  26. Gratz brings “business hustle” to ISyE industrial advisory board

  27. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  28. The National Engineering Forum partners with area leaders on solutions to engineering challenges

  29. Compact UV lasers could identify substances from a distance

  30. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  31. UW–Madison’s economic impact to Wisconsin $15 billion annually, study says

  32. High-power laser spinoff proves versatility is strength

  33. Cracking the (zip)code of neural cells

  34. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  35. Wisconsin, Argentina face complementary challenges in ecohydrology

  36. Wisconsin State Journal: Tom Still: Keeping the pipeline filled with engineers essential for Wisconsin business

  37. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

  38. Six UW-Madison engineers receive Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professorships

  39. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  40. Forbes: Internet of things 101

  41. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

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

  43. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

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

  45. Ma receives $213,000 D2P grant

  46. Calculating the future of solar fuels

  47. Xconomy: Ebullient heats up with $1M for computer cooling tech

  48. With new professor, university-industry effort to focus on energy

  49. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Battery researcher named to lead UWM energy storage effort

  50. Wisconsin Public Radio: Geothermal exchange for heating and cooling in Wisconsin

  51. The Badger Herald: UW researches difference in brain activity between reality and imagination

  52. Wisconsin Public Radio: A defense of UW research

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

  54. Isthmus Indie Awards 2014: Randy Cortright of Virent

  55. Two UW student teams are finalists in national inventors competition

  56. Report, experts analyze surging STEM activity at UW-Madison

  57. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison to create a new center for transportation education

  58. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor alumni at Engineers’ Day

  59. The Badger Herald: Frac sand mining business booms in Wisconsin, sparks controversy

  60. Successful camp provides engineering experiences to students statewide

  61. UW-Madison bioproducts researchers to share in $3.3 million Department of Energy grant

  62. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  63. Math makes power grids more efficient

  64. Wisconsin State Journal: UW student inventors advance to national competition

  65. Computer innovator supports tenacious Badger engineers

  66. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

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

  68. Wisconsin nuclear researchers receive $4 million in DOE grants

  69. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW-Madison awarded $4 million for nuclear power R&D

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

  71. Strong engineers, strong community

  72. A foundation for the future

  73. Encouraging tomorrow’s international engineers

  74. System alerts Great Lakes swimmers of dangerous currents

  75. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  76. NIH awards $1.5 million to company founded by alumnus

  77. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  79. Containing the worst industrial waste

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

  81. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

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

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

  84. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

  85. An investment in the great people of our college

  86. Strategic approach to materials research aims to benefit U.S. manufacturers

  87. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  88. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  89. A big boost for innovation

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

  91. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  94. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

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

  96. Peter Tong named WARF board president

  97. PhD student's company wins $26,000 in Rice Business Plan Competition

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

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

  100. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  101. Lessons from an unlikely career

  102. Harnessing sparsity

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

  104. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  105. Spring Career Connection brings 200 employers, 1,500 students to Union South

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

  107. A big future for structural engineering

  108. Reflections on innovation

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

  110. 5 questions with Dick Schoofs

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

  112. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  113. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  114. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  115. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

  116. Sound Engineering: Hands-on sustainability

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

  118. Quicker, quake-proof skyscrapers

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

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

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

  122. Video: What call to action is needed for infrastructure right now

  123. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

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

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

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

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

  128. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

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

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

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

  132. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  133. Huber research gaining attention

  134. CPU-GPU optimization could offer big power savings for drones, data centers

  135. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  136. Engine research for a cleaner future

  137. WEMPEC: Taking the Wisconsin Idea global

  138. The Badger Engineering Perspective podcast: The Wisconsin Energy Institute

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

  140. Strengthening bonds with the welding industry

  141. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  142. Modernized inventory system wins Qualcomm Wireless Innovation Prize

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

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

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

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

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

  148. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  151. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

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

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

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

  156. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

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

  158. Wound-dressing idea enters international business-plan competition

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

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

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

  162. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  163. Industrial engineering professor emeritus named to manufacturing 'dream team'

  164. Less pain, more gain: Silver-lined bandages prevent infection and promote healing

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

  166. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  167. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  168. Breathing room: Technology idea will treat lung ailments

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

  170. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  171. UW-Madison research expenditures top the $1 billion mark

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