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Diem selected for 2024-26 NASEM New Voices program cohort

Steffi Diem, an assistant professor in the UW-Madison Department of Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics, has been named as a member of the 2024-26 New Voices cohort at the National…

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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…

Carbon nanotubes Carbon cover
February 13, 2024

UW-Madison carbon nanotube studies featured on journal covers

Two publications on research advances out of the lab of Assistant Professor Ramathasan Thevamaran were recently featured on journal covers. ‘Superior thermal transport properties of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes tailored…

Wisconsin Autonomous June 2023
February 13, 2024

Q&A with Wisconsin Autonomous student leaders

Wisconsin Autonomous is a multi-disciplinary student organization at UW-Madison dedicated to the research and development of self-driving vehicles. Operations Lead Ariel Leykin (Business Administration) and Hardware Team members Jacob Guinter…

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…

Joseph Andrews
February 9, 2024

Faculty Focus: Joseph Andrews

Assistant Professor Joseph Andrews is jointly appointed in Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering. He leads the Laboratory for Printed Electronics and Sensors (LPES) at UW-Madison. His lab focuses…

Badger Solar Racing
February 7, 2024

Q&A with Badger Solar Racing student leaders

Badger Solar Racing is a registered student organization at UW-Madison that competes in the American Solar Challenge. Its members are made up of undergraduate and graduate students of various disciplines…

Sangkee Min
February 5, 2024

Sabbatical discoveries launch new Wisconsin manufacturing consortium

Mechanical Engineering’s Sangkee Min, Associate Professor and Grainger Institute for Engineering Faculty Scholar, spent time during the 2022-2023 academic year on sabbatical in Korea and hatched an idea that is…

UW Crest with engineering background
January 18, 2024

Spring 2024 Faustin-Prinz Research Fellowship Awardees

The Faustin-Prinz Research Fellowship supports undergraduate Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Mechanics students who want to develop a research project with ME or EM faculty, get access to cutting-edge laboratory equipment,…

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January 4, 2024

Faculty Focus: Ying Li

Ying Li is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and leads the Laboratory for Polymer Digital Engineering at UW-Madison. His research group mainly focuses on the analysis and simulation of…

D2P mentor Aimee Arnoldussen (left) with Assistant Professor Josh Roth
December 20, 2023

Engineering faculty awarded Discovery to Product PRIME grants

Three Department of Mechanical Engineering faculty members have received funding from Discovery to Product’s (D2P) Piloting Research Innovation & Market Exploration (PRIME) grant program. The PRIME funding will allow the…