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  1. Power walk: Footsteps could power mobile devices

  2. UW–Madison team receives $1.9 million to model U.S.’s evolving power grid

  3. ExxonMobil and University of Wisconsin-Madison transportation fuel research agreement

  4. ExxonMobil, UW-Madison partner on biomass-to-transportation fuel research

  5. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Nuclear energy: business-friendly and climate-safe

  6. Wisconsin Public Radio: Big Question: Should Wisconsin end its nuclear power plant moratorium?

  7. UW-Madison nuclear researchers earn DOE funding

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

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

  10. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

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

  12. Nanoscale device has big profile in light

  13. New catalyst does more with less platinum

  14. Making the biofuels process safer for microbes

  15. Generating power from rolling tires

  16. Alumnus Werner shares perspective on solar energy

  17. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  18. Dumesic earns Vilas Research Professorship

  19. Internship puts junior at intersection of engineering and policy

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

  21. Controlling energy use and costs in commercial buildings

  22. Better data tools for a bigger geothermal future

  23. Dan Ludois receives NSF CAREER Award

  24. Calculating the future of solar fuels

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

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

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

  28. Students and stakeholders invited to reimagine energy future

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

  30. Math makes power grids more efficient

  31. New motor under development by UW-Madison spinoff

  32. Recycled biofuel byproducts could make biofuels even greener

  33. Ludois to develop motor without rare-earth metals

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

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

  36. To the moon and beyond

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

  38. Wisconsin Public Radio: Biofuels for aviation

  39. Quest: Microgrids: Electricity goes local

  40. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

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

  42. Aviation offers a way forward in biofuels research

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

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

  45. Dumesic named highly cited researcher

  46. A big boost for innovation

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

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

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

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

  51. Wisconsin engineer earns presidential award

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

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

  54. Huber to give sustainability lecture at University of Minnesota

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

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

  57. UW-Madison researchers are building better biofuels

  58. Banholzer wins American Chemical Society's Barnes Award

  59. Chemical treatment could cut cost of biofuel

  60. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

  62. Energy engineers discuss vision for nuclear

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

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

  65. Sound Engineering: How engineers can advance biofuels

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

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

  68. New process targets valuable green chemicals

  69. ASME honors Ghandhi

  70. WEI leaders meet with D.C. legislators

  71. EP PhD student to attend space conference

  72. Sound Engineering: The roaring HSX engines

  73. Future looks bright for carbon nanotube solar cells

  74. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  75. Early career award funds study of messenger RNA stability

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

  77. Corradini featured at UN dialog session

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

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

  80. Huber research gaining attention

  81. Man-made material pushes the bounds of superconductivity

  82. Jennifer Reed: Metabolism modeler

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

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

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

  86. New biofuel conversion process cuts costly separating step

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

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

  89. Researchers explore a sustainable bio-based chemical economy

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

  91. DOE awards funding for concentrating solar power

  92. Two engineering students invited to prestigious Nobel conference

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

  94. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  95. Early career award supports cyanobacteria biofuel research

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

  97. Wilcox wins poster prize at fusion conference

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

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

  100. It's not easy going green

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

  102. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

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

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

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

  109. Nano coatings show big potential for energy storage

  110. Nuclear expert can discuss accident in Japan

  111. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

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

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

  114. Power plants: Technologies for green fuel

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

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

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

  118. Academic centers merge to form statewide energy research powerhouse

  119. Fellowship a boost for budding energy researchers

  120. Engineers receive $3.7 million for nuclear energy research