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October 31, 2022

UW-Madison a partner in $15 million effort to commercialize more university advances

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is among 14 Midwest universities to join the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) network—a program designed to move more discoveries from research laboratories into the…

October 26, 2021

Work of College of Engineering students and faculty featured in 2021 UW Cool Science Image Contest

Ten images and two videos created by University of Wisconsin–Madison students, faculty and staff have been named winners of the 2021 Cool Science Image Contest. Among the winners are several…

Photo of Normarieli Passalacqua
August 13, 2018

After hurricanes, Puerto Rican scholars find second research home at UW-Madison

Mara Domenech’s worst enemy might be power outages. More than a year before Hurricanes Irma and Maria decimated Puerto Rico’s electricity infrastructure; one such power outage precipitated a fire that…

Photo of NovoMoto in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
June 7, 2018

UW engineering spinoffs win awards, including top honor, at Governor’s Business Plan Contest

A University of Wisconsin–Madison engineering spinoff won the grand prize and anther won a top award in its category in the 15th annual Governor’s Business Plan Contest on June 6,…

March 4, 2018

Most-ever College of Engineering faculty receive NSF CAREER Awards

The National Science Foundation has named nine promising University of Wisconsin-Madison engineering faculty members recipients of its prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) awards. These awards support early-career faculty who…

October 3, 2017

Major NSF-sponsored materials research collaboration receives $15.6M grant

A flagship University of Wisconsin-Madison interdisciplinary research center has received $15.6 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to pursue groundbreaking research on materials. The grant will provide six years…

March 14, 2017

College graduate programs ranked highly

In the 2018 edition of U.S. News & World Report‘s “Best Graduate Schools,” several engineering programs ranked highly. Not all programs are ranked every year; this year, ranked specialties include…