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Engineering faculty named Vilas Associates

Three College of Engineering faculty have earned research support through the 2021-22 Vilas Associates Competition at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The awards recognize new and ongoing research of high quality…

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September 21, 2022

Student trip to IMTS 2022

There was a lot to see at the 2022 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago! Mechanical Engineering Professor Frank Pfefferkorn traveled to the conference with 40 students including graduates and…

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August 25, 2022

UW-Madison engineers receive $2.8M in DOE nuclear research awards

The U.S. Department of Energy recently awarded more than $24.3 million through its Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP) to support university-led nuclear energy research and development projects, including a total…

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July 26, 2022

Recent PhD graduate named influential Asian American leader

Nhi Lê (MS&E PhD ’19) was selected for Madison365’s annual list of Wisconsin’s most influential Asian American leaders for 2022. Born in Vietnam and raised in Georgia, Lê studied in…

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July 20, 2022

College of Engineering faculty pitch their ideas at Summerfest Tech

In June 2022, two College of Engineering faculty members participated in WARF Innovation Day at Summerfest Tech. The event took place at BMO Tower in Milwaukee, drawing dozens of in-person…

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June 7, 2022

Engineering faculty earn Research Forward grants for collaborative projects

College of Engineering researchers are leading three projects and assisting in six others that have earned funding through the second round of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Research Forward, a program…

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May 31, 2022

Engineers selected for WARF Accelerator Electrification Challenge Grants

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation announced that four projects have been selected to receive development funding through the WARF Accelerator Electrification Challenge Grant. The grant invited submissions for new technologies…

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May 19, 2022

Three engineering professors earn campus faculty fellowships

College of Engineering professors Padma Gopalan, Mikhail Kats and Victor Zavala are among the recipients of University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty fellowships for 2022-2023. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for…

May 16, 2022

Jiamian Hu selected for American Ceramic Society young scholar award

Materials Science and Engineering Assistant Professor Jiamian Hu is the recipient of the 2022 Robert L. Coble Award for Young Scholars from the American Ceramic Society (ACerS). The award recognizes…

May 10, 2022

Two engineering faculty startups earn Discovery to Product SEED grants

College of Engineering faculty members David Beebe and Dawei Feng are leading two of the emerging technology projects that earned funding through the University of Wisconsin-Madison Discovery to Product office’s…

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April 29, 2022

Senior Aiden Ross’ paper recently accepted for publication in Advanced Electronic Materials journal

Congratulations to MS&E graduating senior Aiden Ross, whose paper “Geometric control of domain structure stability in ferroelectric nanotubes” was recently accepted for publication in the high-impact journal Advanced Electronic Materials….