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  1. UW-Madison nuclear researchers earn DOE funding

  2. ECE Assistant Professor receives NSF Grant to develop efficient permanent magnet electric machine

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

  4. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  5. With UW-Madison engineers' expertise, German fusion experiment achieves major milestone

  6. Nanoscale device has big profile in light

  7. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  8. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  9. Generating power from rolling tires

  10. Alumnus Werner shares perspective on solar energy

  11. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  12. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  13. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

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

  15. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  16. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

  17. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  18. Calculating the future of solar fuels

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

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

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

  22. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

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

  24. Math makes power grids more efficient

  25. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  26. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

  27. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  30. To the moon and beyond

  31. UW-Madison engineers develop new, extremely fuel-efficient car engine

  32. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  33. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

  34. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

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

  36. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

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

  39. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  40. A big boost for innovation

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

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

  43. Kewaunee closing makes Wisconsin's task to meet EPA rules tougher

  44. UW-Madison engineer elected to National Academy of Sciences

  45. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

  46. Meet the BAT 600, UW-Madison’s next clean snowmobile

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

  48. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

  49. Researchers seek to understand the brain, boost batteries, improve patient care, and produce advanced biofuels

  50. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  51. UW, UWM team up on energy, power and control

  52. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  53. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  54. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  56. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

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

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

  59. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

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

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

  62. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  63. ASME honors Ghandhi

  64. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  65. EP PhD student to attend space conference

  66. Sound Engineering: The roaring HSX engines

  67. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  68. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  69. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

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

  71. Corradini featured at UN dialog session

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

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

  74. Huber research gaining attention

  75. Man-made material pushes the bounds of superconductivity

  76. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

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

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

  79. Engineering physics faculty receive grant for development of accident tolerant fuels

  80. New biofuel conversion process cuts costly separating step

  81. With new high-tech materials, researchers aim to catalyze U.S. manufacturing future

  82. Researchers develop efficient, scalable process for making renewable liquid fuels

  83. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

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

  85. DOE awards funding for concentrating solar power

  86. Two engineering students invited to prestigious Nobel conference

  87. Designing microbes that make energy-dense biofuels, without the sugar

  88. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  89. Early career award supports cyanobacteria biofuel research

  90. UW-Madison earns DOE funding for nuclear engineering innovations

  91. Wilcox wins poster prize at fusion conference

  92. Geotechnical, nuclear engineers named to National Academy of Engineering

  93. Forage know-how gives Wisconsin farmers an edge in growing biomass

  94. It's not easy going green

  95. UW-Madison nuclear expert sees implications for US in Fukushima disaster

  96. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

  98. DOE upgrades UW-Madison nuclear facilities, funds new projects

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

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

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

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

  103. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  104. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  105. Nuclear expert can discuss accident in Japan

  106. Doing more with less: Efficient experiments for bacterial engineering

  107. Humans and the clean-energy debate: Lectures to address carbon emissions and how we all can agree on a solution

  108. Power plants: Technologies for green fuel

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

  110. UW-Madison fusion experiments earn nearly $11 million in grants

  111. Engineers receive U.S. Air Force early-career support

  112. Academic centers merge to form statewide energy research powerhouse

  113. Fellowship a boost for budding energy researchers

  114. Engineers receive $3.7 million for nuclear energy research