ECE student wins award for motor research

Andy Schroedermeier, a PhD student in advised by Assistant Professor and Dugald C. Jackson Faculty Scholar Dan Ludois, won a poster presentation award at the 2018 IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition (APEC), held in San Antonio, Texas, …

Badgers without borders: MS&E students abroad

Today’s global economy means more opportunities than ever for engineers to work in diverse teams and in far-flung locations.

International experience gives graduates a leg up when they enter the job market, and MS&E students continue to take full advantage …

Undergrads Abolarin, Weathersby earn UW System, Alliant Energy honors

University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering undergraduate students Alli Abolarin and Coty Weathersby are among the 2018 winners of the Alliant Energy/Erroll B. Davis Jr. Academic Achievement Award.

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Alli Abolarin

The award, presented by the UW System and the Alliant …

Lift off, Wisconsin! Student team shoots for the stars in rocket contest

Wisconsin’s state motto may be “Forward,” but a team of engineering students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison is looking upward at the stars.

The students are setting their sights sky-high, aiming to design, build and launch a liquid-propelled rocket capable …