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Eric Kazyak lab tour fall 2023

Three new electrochemistry research labs open exciting opportunities for ME students

Three new electrochemistry-focused research labs are now open in Mechanical Engineering (ME), led by ME faculty members Eric Kazyak, Luca Mastropasqua and James Pikul. These labs are working together on…

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February 27, 2024

NEEP celebrates “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day”

On February 22, 2024, the Department of Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics joined in the celebration of DiscoverE‘s annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. Over 160 participants from high…

Introduce a girl to engineering day
February 22, 2024

Introduce a girl to Mechanical Engineering day

February 22, 2024 is ‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering‘ day! We’re excited to highlight some of the inspirational women, from undergraduate students to professors and alumnae, that make up our…

175th anniversary glass paperweight
February 15, 2024

Design + Innovation Labs team with glassmakers to commemorate UW-Madison history

Attendees of a reception on the eve of the February 2024 meeting of the Universities of Wisconsin Board of Regents left with a physical example of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s…

Denzel Bibbs graduation
February 12, 2024

Spotlight on Badger Alumni: Mechanical Engineer Denzel Bibbs

During Black History Month 2024, we’re spotlighting Denzel Bibbs (BSME’19). Bibbs is a great example of a UW alum who fully embraced all that Madison has to offer during his…

Hansotia award
December 11, 2023

Spotlight on Badger Alumni: Honoring Mechanical Engineer Eric Hansotia

Eric Hansotia earned his BSME and MSME from UW-Madison and was recognized at the College of Engineering’s 2023 Engineers’ Day celebration with the Mechanical Engineering Distinguished Achievement Award. Hansotia is…

ME fall 2023 newsletter cropped
November 27, 2023

Fall 2023 Newsletter

The Department of Mechanical Engineering’s fall 2023 newsletter is now available online. Highlights from this issue include: Read the full PDF newsletter here or use any of the links above…

SWE ETC ME faculty with students
August 18, 2023

Engineering Tomorrow’s Careers camp hosts 60 potential badger engineers

This summer, 60 high school students attended the annual Engineering Tomorrow’s Careers (ETC) camp program for aspiring people in STEM run by the UW Engineering Society of Women Engineers. During…

Middle and high school students interact with electromagnetic displays set up by ECE graduate students
July 18, 2023

ECE hosts summer academy students

Middle and high school students from across the state visited the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-ECE) as part of Summer Academy 2023. The…

June 27, 2023

WI State Legislators tour the Department of Nuclear Engineering & Engineering Physics

On June 1, a group of Wisconsin state legislators visited the engineering campus at UW-Madison to learn about the Department of Nuclear Engineering & Engineering Physics (NEEP) and the future…

Biomechanics at EXPO 2023
May 10, 2023

Biomechanics @ 2023 Engineering EXPO

Congratulations to all who participated in the 2023 Engineering EXPO and especially to UW Biomechanics that won first place in the Research Group competition! Ten biomechanics-related labs participated in EXPO…