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Oct 26, 2010

Bringing Research to Reality

ECE Professor Michael Silevitch spoke at the recent Research and Industrial Collaboration Conference about the importance of research collaboration to solve global security issues.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 20, 2010

COE Alum wins Young Investigator Award

Tuba Okutucu, a PhD‘05 graduate in Mechanical Engineering, won the Young Investigator Award from the Turkish Scientific Foundation for her research on MEMS Production of Microchannel Heat Sinks with Nanofluids as the Working Fluid and their Application in Microchip Cooling.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Oct 15, 2010

Professor Hajjar Receives Popular Mechanics Award

Jerome F. Hajjar, Professor and Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has been named a recipient of a 2010 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award, which recognizes the products and innovators that truly moved society forward in 2010.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Oct 12, 2010

Leaders in Engineering

Jackie Isaacs, Deniz Erdogmus, and Kate Ziemer have been invited to speak at the National Academy of Engineering’s Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium.

Oct 08, 2010

Impact of TiO2 Nanoparticles

CEE Assistant Professor April Gu’s research was featured in the latest issue of Chemical & Engineering News describing how TiO2 nanomaterials are affecting the carbon and nitrogen cycles of aquatic ecosystems.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Oct 04, 2010

Mosallaei Receives 2 Grants

ECE Assistant Professor, Hossein Mosallaei has won a Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) award for Tunable Optical Metamaterials and a AFOSR grant to exploit dielectric and plasmonic particles for nanoscale energy engineering.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 04, 2010

Students win Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation

Under the advisement of Associate Professor Gregory Kowalski, a team of MIE capstone students, has won the Touch of Genius Prize for Innovation from the National Braille Press for designing an inexpensive Braille embosser.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Sep 30, 2010

Ratilal Awarded $1M NSF Grant

Purnima Ratilal, associate professor of ECE, has received a $1M NSF grant to develop a Lightweight Towed Area Receiver (LTAR) to remotely monitor and image large areas of the ocean environment.

Electrical & Computer Engineering