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WiscWind team members at 2022 Collegiate Wind Competition

UW–Madison team advances to finals in 2023 wind competition

A group of students from the University of Wisconsin–Madison will again compete in the nation’s most prominent undergraduate-level wind energy competition for the eighth consecutive year. UW–Madison’s team, known as…

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March 24, 2023

CBE faculty are part of two renewed DOE Biotechnology Research Centers

The Department of Energy has announced $590 million in funding to renew four Biotechnology Research Centers across the United States, including two in which University of Wisconsin-Madison chemical and biological…

Radu Serban 16x9
March 23, 2023

Radu Serban Recognized as Distinguished Scientist

Congratulations to Dr. Radu Serban on his recognition as a Distinguished Scientist in the Department of Mechanical Engineering! Serban is an international expert in the field of computational dynamics and…

Filiz Yesilkoy
March 17, 2023

Yesilkoy receives Trailblazer Award for cancer detection project

Filiz Yesilkoy, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has received a Trailblazer R21 Award from the National Institute of Biomedical Imagiging and Bioengineering to support…

Maitreyee Marathe, UW–Madison PhD student in electrical and computer engineering, presents a flash talk about optimal energy rationing for prepaid electricity customers during the Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) Research Showcase at the WEI building on the the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus on Feb. 17, 2023. (Photo by Matthew Wisniewski / Wisconsin Energy Institute)
February 28, 2023

ECE PhD Student winner at Wisconsin Energy Institute’s Energy Research Showcase

Fourth-year PhD student studying Electrical and Computer Engineering, Maitreyee Marathe was one of five UW-Madison College of Engineering students to win an award for the Flash Talk session at the…

Izabela Szlufarska, MS&E Department Chair
February 8, 2023

Szlufarska awarded TMS Brimacombe Medal

Izabela Szlufarska, the Harvey D. Spangler Professor of Engineering and Chair of the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been named a 2023 Brimacombe…

Jennifer Choy works in the lab
January 17, 2023

Assistant Professor Jennifer Choy joins ECE

Assistant Professor Jennifer Choy has joined the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, moving over from the Department of Engineering Physics, which she joined in 2019. Choy’s…

Kip Ludwig
January 12, 2023

Ludwig improving neuromodulation safety testing through BRAIN Initiative grant

As neuromodulation therapies for treating a growing number of conditions proliferate and advance, they’ve rapidly outpaced knowledge and methods for proactively understanding the safety of electrical stimulation of the nervous…

UW Crest with engineering background
January 12, 2023

Yin is part of a grant to create and study a “digital twin” of the urinary tract

John Yin, the Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor in chemical and biological engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is part of a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of…

UW Crest with engineering background
January 9, 2023

PhD student brings statistical skills to helmet liner research

Abhijeet Bhardwaj is drawn to interesting problems where he can apply his statistical skills to unearth solutions. So when a friend and fellow PhD student in the University of Wisconsin-Madison…

UW Crest with engineering background
January 6, 2023

Wang receives American Heart Association Award

Ruoxing Wang, a postdoctoral scholar working in the lab of Xudong Wang, a professor of materials science and engineering, is the recipient of a two-year American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship….