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UW Crest with engineering background
March 30, 2023

12 students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Twelve students from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering have earned National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, one of the most prestigious fellowships for graduate research in the country….

Radu Serban receives the 2023 Bollinger Academic Staff Distinguished Achievement Award for Excellence in Research.
March 29, 2023

College faculty and staff earn accolades for excellence

For decades, the College of Engineering annually has honored faculty and staff for their exemplary work in research, education or service. On March 28, 2023, we recognized nine members of…

Zinkgraf and Kowalewski at casting competition with Kyle Metzloff
March 29, 2023

Mechanical Engineering Undergrads Win Casting of the Year Competition

A student team from UW-Madison won the Casting of the Year competition at the Wisconsin Regional American Foundry Society Conference in February! Mechanical Engineering students Dylan Zinkgraf and Teekay Kowalewski…

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…

Jennifer Detlor
March 13, 2023

Jennifer Detlor Teaches with Added Intention

Mechanical Engineering Assistant Teaching Professor Jennifer Detlor officially began her new role this January. The Teaching Professor position is an exciting one, and Detlor plans to focus her attention on…

Lianyi Chen
March 10, 2023

New Vilas Associates Award to Lianyi Chen

Congratulations to Mechanical Engineering Charles Ringrose Associate Professor Lianyi Chen on his Vilas Associates Award! In his project, Metals Processing and Design Based on Nanoelements, Chen plans to initiate a…

UW Crest with engineering background
March 9, 2023

Spring 2023 message from Department of Mechanical Engineering Chair Darryl Thelen

Greetings! The Department of Mechanical Engineering has a lot of updates to share in spring 2023. The most exciting update is the move of the engineering mechanics and aerospace engineering…

WiscWind team members at 2022 Collegiate Wind Competition
February 28, 2023

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…

Adrienne and Edward Cole
February 27, 2023

Spotlight on Badger Alumni: Mechanical Engineer Edward Cole

At the close of Black History Month 2023, we’re spotlighting the story of a Badger family that began right here in Madison. Edward Cole (MSME’09; PhDME’13) completed his Mechanical Engineering…

HPVC test drive
February 10, 2023

Vehicle Club designs winter-ready 3-wheel bike

Each year the UW-Madison Human Powered Vehicle Team designs and builds a bicycle-like conveyance and competes in an American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)-sponsored competition among schools. These vehicles are…