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  1. 3D-printed parts could be hot new technology for keeping power plants cool

  2. DOD’s Joint Light Tactical Vehicle simulated by UW-Madison engineers

  3. UW-Madison engineers contribute expertise to Oshkosh Corporation

  4. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

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

  6. Six faculty members receive Spangler funding for new research

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

  8. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  9. Pfefferkorn receives ASME Foundation Swanson Fellowship

  10. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  11. Gift to Morgridge Institute ‘Fab Lab’ to boost medical device innovations

  12. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  13. Wisconsin plastics collaboration yields industry, research advances

  14. Fostering cross-disciplinary construction engineers

  15. Company's collaborations with UW-Madison lead to more innovations

  16. Family affair: Milwaukee electronics manufacturer is flying high

  17. WPR: Airbag recall to affect nearly 34 million cars in America

  18. CFIRE summit to address sustainable transportation

  19. Professorship helps launch high-impact research, grad careers

  20. Enhancing ME department’s reputation with a professorship

  21. Relationship between Oshkosh, ME department is a win-win

  22. ME Professor Emeritus William Feiereisen passes away

  23. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  24. Eriten receives NSF grant to research interface damping

  25. Eriten to serve as AFOSR faculty fellow

  26. 2015 Wisconsin Energy and Sustainability Challenge exceeds expectations

  27. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  28. Omid Forouzan: Microfluidics allows for close study of virus-host interactions

  29. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  30. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison junior engineers the right racing formula

  31. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

  32. UW-Madison engineering students win clean snowmobile challenge

  33. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bill in Congress would establish 'manufacturing universities'

  34. Computing with grand demands

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

  36. Energy research for a stronger society

  37. Alum receives SAE Myers award

  38. Three engineering undergraduates win prize for innovation

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

  40. Professorship gives faculty freedom to pursue new directions

  41. College of Engineering helps WARF near the top in university patents

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

  43. Advanced 3D printer sparks unique collaborations across campus

  44. Racine Journal-Times: Horlick student takes programming skills to Madison

  45. Rudolph honored as outstanding young manufacturing engineer

  46. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW researchers developing software to predict vehicles' combat readiness

  47. UW-Madison engineer wins national award

  48. Hybrid team experience leads to grad research with ERC

  49. Q&A with Professor Emeritus John Mitchell

  50. SAE Off-Highway Engineering Online: University of Wisconsin researchers develop mobility analysis tool for military applications

  51. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  52. Solar prophets: A history of UW-Madison’s Solar Energy Lab

  53. WKOW: UW professor expects auto production plant slowdowns and brand loyalty issues in Takata recall

  54. Gauging a vehicle’s performance in various scenarios—before it’s built

  55. ME student wins award for engine research presentation

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

  57. Wisconsin State Journal: A Lindbergh gives a Lindbergh Lecture

  58. MS Connection: Improving lives through assistive technology

  59. Lorenz receives IEEE Richard Harold Kaufman Award

  60. Lorenz receives 2014 EPE Outstanding Achievement Award

  61. Mechanical engineering alum elected honorary member of ASME

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

  63. F.M. Young Award still recognizing top students 64 years later

  64. Prototyping success: Students harness startup principles in ambitious design project

  65. Student wins award in ASME Innovative Design Simulation Challenge

  66. Focus on new faculty: Xiaoping Qian, using computers to analyze and design 3D shapes

  67. Researchers awarded $500,000 NSF grant

  68. Student leader encourages other women to pursue engineering

  69. Shapiro receives 2014 Design Automation Award from ASME

  70. Competition offers financial reward for seniors’ hard work

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

  72. Strong engineers, strong community

  73. Wish you were here

  74. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

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

  76. Rowlands receives Felix Zandman Award from SEM

  77. Research Innovation Committee funds five research projects

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

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

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

  81. A big boost for innovation

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

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

  84. UW-Madison ME alum participates in Education DesignShop at MIT

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

  86. Wisconsin Robotics brings Scorpio to national competition

  87. Alarm sounded over Wisconsin's lack of start-ups, venture capital

  88. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  89. RCCI engine begins in-vehicle demonstration testing

  90. UW-Madison researchers receive awards for injection molding papers

  91. UW-Madison paper wins Society of Plastics Engineers award

  92. Aerospace & Defense Technology: Chrono: A Parallel Physics Library for Rigid-Body, Flexible-Body, and Fluid Dynamics

  93. Aerospace and Defense Technology: Chrono: A parallel physics library for rigid-body, flexible-body and fluid dynamics

  94. Engelstad becomes ASME fellow

  95. Startup focuses on reliable, efficient cooling for computer servers

  96. Simulating lightweight vehicles operating on discrete terrain

  97. UW-Madison engineering programs ranked highly in U.S. News and World Report

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

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

  100. Fellowships help undergrads turn pro

  101. Turng named honored service member of Society of Plastics Engineers

  102. The next dimension: 3D color printer wins innovation competition

  103. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  104. Lessons from an unlikely career

  105. Two UW-Madison faculty named to National Academy of Engineering

  106. Reinforcing design, honoring dedication

  107. Engineers named Vilas Associates

  108. Can you really heat a room for 15 cents a day worth of tea lights?

  109. Engine Research Center collaborates on new DOE engine research

  110. Reflections on innovation

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

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

  113. UW-Madison students chosen to compete for Hult Prize

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

  115. Eom picked for MIT visiting professorship

  116. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  117. Particle searches depend on UW-Madison engineers

  118. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  119. Engineer’s ingenuity connects MS patient with touchscreen device

  120. Online engineering graduate programs ranked No. 3

  121. Five questions with product design expert Dave Franchino

  122. Cooling inspired by sweat

  123. Consortium gives small engine industry an edge

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

  125. Textbooks advance learning for the computer generation

  126. Girl Scouts explore science, technology careers

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

  128. Reindl named ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

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

  130. An innovative past: A look at Wisconsin’s most interesting and impactful inventions

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

  132. Engineer applies new technology in medical robotics

  133. Thelen named ASME fellow

  134. Gift reinforces design, honors dedication

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

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

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

  138. Thelen receives NIH grant for ACL research

  139. Nellis named ASHRAE Fellow

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

  141. Pfotenhauer named cryogenic society fellow

  142. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  143. University of Wisconsin wheelchair lift is access-friendly

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

  145. ASME honors Ghandhi

  146. ME undergrad earns ASME scholarship

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

  148. Lorenz to receive IEEE Kaufmann Award

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

  150. Three college-related companies are business competition finalists

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

  152. ME alum named to National Academy of Engineering

  153. Klein earns several honors

  154. Distance-delivered graduate education proposals advance

  155. ME student receives paper prize

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

  157. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  158. Rothamer earns SAE teaching award

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

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

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

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

  163. Pfefferkorn lauded for journal reviews

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

  165. On the road or in the kitchen: Novel storage solutions top engineering design competition

  166. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  167. The hand is the hook: With competition prizes, printable prosthetic moves closer to market

  168. ASME honors new ME faculty member

  169. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  170. Solving large systems of linear equations on supercomputers

  171. On October 26, the college will honor seven outstanding engineering alumni

  172. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  173. Suresh to collaborate with Mercury Marine on topology optimization

  174. Li earns NSF funding to improve rapid-response healthcare

  175. NSF grant for Suresh study of model simplification

  176. Team studies the mechanics of stronger bones

  177. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  178. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  179. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  180. Engine research for a cleaner future

  181. Bucky's day out: UW-Madison at the Wisconsin State Fair

  182. Duffie earns medal for manufacturing research

  183. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  184. Computational science immersion inspires another group of high schoolers

  185. Engine research accolades for Reitz and students

  186. With help from Milwaukee company, two engineers graduate with a head start

  187. Modeling liquid flows to optimize electronics cooling

  188. Modeling biofuel fitness for the sea

  189. Probe seeking life on Saturn’s moon earns student team a spot at international space conference

  190. Turng student wins plastics paper award

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

  192. U.S. Army awards Negrut $120,000 to augment supercomputer

  193. Moskwa recognized for innovative engine test system

  194. Mechanical and engineering physics professor picked for Chinese university enrichment

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

  196. Cheap, printable prosthetic hand wins top prize at 2012 Innovation Days

  197. Shapiro named editor-in-chief of top computer science industry publication

  198. UW-Madison online engineering master's programs ranked No. 1

  199. Optimizing internal combustion: CAREER award supports study of new diagnostic tool

  200. Products for hockey, shelter, win engineering design competition

  201. Moskwa recognized for high bandwidth engine test system

  202. From wind turbines to inflatable interim housing: Engineering undergrads display functional products at Dec. 14 design competition

  203. Online cryogenic design game wins immersive learning award

  204. Doctor's basement tinkering leads to development of intracranial pressure monitor

  205. Assistive technology expo showcases new engineering solutions for the disabled

  206. For UW-Madison homecoming parade, Bucky's got a new ride

  207. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  208. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  209. University, private-sector collaboration brings Bucky Wagon back for homecoming

  210. For The Record: The New Auto Industry

  211. Marines give Wis. team funding for diesel engine

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

  213. Building the Bucky Wagon: Follow the blog

  214. Human gait soon could power portable electronics

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

  216. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

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

  218. UW-Madison undergrads win NASA habitat design competition

  219. Piranhas and polymers: Students take materials science and ethics course in Colombia

  220. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  221. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  222. Engineering students win top honors for electric snowmobile

  223. Engineering alumni named to WAA Forward under 40 list

  224. Probing the mysteries of nanoscale wear

  225. Electronic stent deployment system wins top prize at 2011 Innovation Days

  226. Classroom innovation: Kershner joins Wendt Commons as instructional designer

  227. Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery facility opens on UW-Madison campus

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

  229. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  230. Friction stir welding fuses engineering research and Wisconsin industry

  231. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  232. Improving the cutting edge

  233. Computers—and people—work in parallel at new laboratory

  234. UW-Madison undergrads to design a room that's literally out of this world

  235. Powertrain Control Research Lab celebrates 20-plus years of vehicle research

  236. 1995 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants