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Physicists excited by discovery of new form of matter, excitonium

(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Excitonium has a team of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign... well... excited! Professor of Physics Peter Abbamonte and graduate students Anshul Kogar and Mindy...Show More Summary

Welcoming Bobby Schnabel Back to CU Boulder

Bobby Schnabel has returned to CU Boulder as the College of Engineering and Applied Science faculty director for entrepreneurial leadership, external chair of computer science, and campus thought-leader on computing. I first met andShow More Summary

Symbiosis Drops ‘University’ Tag After UGC Order; 300 Engineering Colleges May Be Shut Down!

UGC Order Works " data-medium-file="" data-large-file="" /> In a major twist of events, two of India's...Show More Summary

Exploring fluid dynamics in virtual reality

Virtual reality has grown beyond the gaming world and is increasingly being used for a variety of applications—including education. Researchers in Assistant Professor Melissa Green's Flow Visualization Lab in the College of Engineering and Computer Science are developing a way to apply it to their work.

International partnership yields revolutionary results

(University of Massachusetts Lowell) Thanks to the support of the Pernick Fund, faculty and students at UMass Lowell and Shenkar College of Engineering, Design and Art in Israel have joined forces to study and produce new coatings that make surfaces from glass to metal self-cleaning. Show More Summary

Researchers develop graphene nano 'tweezers' that can grab individual biomolecules

Researchers from the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering have found yet another remarkable use for the wonder material graphene—tiny electronic "tweezers" that can grab biomolecules floating in water with incredible efficiency. This capability could lead to a revolutionary handheld disease diagnostic system that could be run on a smart phone.

QU research team innovates ways to synthesize new nanocatalysts

A research team from the Gas Processing Center (GPC) at Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) synthesized new nanocatalysts and improved existing ones via modern preparation techniques.

Atomistic calculations predict that boron incorporation increases the efficiency of LEDs

(University of Michigan College of Engineering) Recent computational work from University of Michigan associate professor Emmanouil Kioupakis on BInGaN alloys for efficient LEDs in the visible range

Student Throws Her Newborn Baby Out 5th Story Window After Giving Birth in Secret

A college student in China is under investigation after she allegedly dropped her newborn baby out of a dormitory window, killing the infant. Authorities said students at Xi’an Engineering College in China saw something being dropped from an upper story dormitory window earlier this month, and another student found the baby’s body in an alley […]

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Member Awarded Grant by National Institutes of Health

Craig Snoeyink Craig Snoeyink, an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering, has been awarded a grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) worth $385,900 that will allow him to build a high-speed, 3-D, super-resolution microscope and develop the imaging software to analyze the data.

ABIE award winner traverses new frontiers in neuroscience and diversity

Now an assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Florida Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, the start of Dr. Aysegul Gunduz’s (pictured) professional journey was encouraged by a female mentor, an experience that inspired her to join the Association for Academic Women at the University of Florida. Show More Summary

Can good design be cost-effective?

(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Designing apps for maximum utility is mostly a hit or miss process, according to Illinois Computer Science Professor Ranjitha Kumar. There are only limited guides to what works and what doesn't. Show More Summary

BU researchers create tool to measure, control protein aggregation

(Boston University College of Engineering) In the cover article in the current issue of Cell, BU Biomedical Engineer Ahmad S. Khalil along with colleagues from MIT and the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, among others, describe...Show More Summary

This Job Platform Is For Undergrads Who Get Nowhere On LinkedIn

The days of “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know” may be nearing an end now that college students can Handshake their way to better job opportunities. Ever heard of Michigan Tech? The engineering school, located in Michigan’s Upper...Show More Summary

Integrated lab-on-a-chip uses smartphone to quickly detect multiple pathogens

(University of Illinois College of Engineering) A multidisciplinary group that includes the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Washington at Tacoma has developed a novel platform to diagnose infectious disease at the point-of-care, using a smartphone as the detection instrument in conjunction with a test kit in the format of a credit card.

Researchers demonstrate new ways to achieve selectivity for biomarkers in bioelectronics

(University of Arizona College of Engineering) Two UA materials science and engineering researchers have experimentally verified the electrochemical processes that control charge transfer rate from an organic polymer to a biomarker molecule. Their findings, reported in Nature Communications, may enhance selectivity for biomarkers in bioelectronic devices.

Illinois leads $25 million alliance to develop Internet of Battlefield Things

(University of Illinois College of Engineering) The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been selected to lead a $25 million initiative to develop the scientific foundations of a next-generation Internet of Battlefield Things (IoBT), designed to enable new predictive battlefield analytics and services.

Illinois researchers develop gene circuit design strategy to advance synthetic biology

(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Scientists and engineers have developed synthetic gene circuits that program the functionality, performance, and behavior of living cells. These gene circuits hold great promise in medical...Show More Summary

Want to Become a Billionaire? Study Engineering

3 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Many of the world's richest people studied engineering in college.

Student-Activist Scout Shultz Fatally Shot by Georgia Tech Campus Police

3 months agoLGBT / Gay :

The 21-year-old engineering student was the president of the college's Pride Alliance.

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