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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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June 20, 2024

UW-Madison ranks 13th among publics in U.S. News Best Engineering Schools graduate program rankings

The University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering moved up in the 2024 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Engineering Schools graduate rankings. Overall, the college tied for…

April 24, 2024

Image-guided neurosurgical tool continues to grow from BME Design to award-winning prototype

Magnetic resonance image-guided brain surgery enables a host of new transformative surgeries with dramatic improvements in outcomes. Rather than resecting brain tissue away to get to the focal point where…

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April 17, 2024

College cites faculty and staff for teaching, research, service

On April 16, 2024, Dean Ian Robertson held an event to recognize engineering faculty and staff for work that sets them apart and benefits everyone from our own engineering students…

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April 17, 2024

Eliceiri honored for imaging excellence

On April 16, 2024, Dean Ian Robertson held an event to recognize engineering faculty and staff for outstanding contributions. Kevin Eliceiri, the RRF Walter H. Helmerich Professor in biomedical engineering…

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April 10, 2024

Undergrads receive Theta Tau honor

Three undergraduate students in the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering have been honored as Academic All Stars by the Theta Tau Educational Foundation. Industrial engineering and data science major…

David Beebe
December 12, 2023

Beebe named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

David Beebe, the John D. MacArthur Professor and Claude Bernard Professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is among the National Academy of Inventors’ 2023 class of fellows….

James Dumesic, Kevin Eliceiri, Mikhail Kats, Zongfu Yu
November 17, 2023

Four engineering faculty among highly cited researchers

Four faculty members in the University of Wisconsin—Madison College of Engineering are among the scientists selected for the Clarivate Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers list for 2023. The honorees…

Travelle Franklin-Ford Ellis
November 9, 2023

Travelle Franklin-Ford Ellis: 2023 Early Career Award recipient

Travelle Franklin-Ford EllisPhDBME/MD ’13 (BSE bioengineering and psychology ’03, University of Pittsburgh)Health equity director, Exact Sciences Travelle is a biomedical engineer and physician scientist who is pioneering advances in equity…

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November 6, 2023

Research summary: New nanofabrication techniques confirm old MRI theory

Neuroengineering researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have conducted first-of-their-kind experiments using nanofabricated particles in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Led by PhD student Ilhan Bok and Assistant Professor Aviad Hai,…

Filiz Yesilkoy
October 11, 2023

Yesilkoy’s research on machine-learning-aided biosensor lands journal cover

A research paper from the lab of Filiz Yesilkoy, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, garnered the cover image on the September 2023 issue of…