(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Researchers at the University of Illinois have designed a sound that is completely inaudible to humans (40 kHz or above) yet is audible to any microphone. The sound combines multiple tones...Show More Summary
Researchers at the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a novel design approach for exoskeletons and prosthetic limbs that incorporates direct feedback from the human body. The findings were published this week in Science.
University of Michigan engineering students will get a slick new ride to class starting next school year — no driver necessary. The University's MCity self-driving development hub just announced its plans to launch a free autonomous shuttle service in the school's North Campus. Show More Summary
Danny Reible and Denny Bullard in the Whitacre College of Engineering examined the impact of shale oil and gas production on water quality.
City College of San Francisco has selected a New Yorker with a doctorate in literature and a master’s degree in engineering as the school’s first permanent chancellor since 2015, the trustees announced Wednesday. Next week, the trustees...Show More Summary
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a new nanoscale memory cell that holds tremendous promise for successful integration with superconducting processors. Show More Summary
(Boston University College of Engineering) A research team led by Boston University Biomedical Engineering Professor Christopher Chen is pioneering an infused 3-D-printed patch that guides the growth of new blood vessels, avoiding some of the problems with other approaches to treating ischemia.
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Electrical Engineering professor Joseph Tykociner had given several private demonstrations of his inventions, but on June 9, 1922, he gave his first public lecture and demonstration of his sound on film apparatus. A film of his demonstration was one of the first to successfully incorporate sound.
(Oregon State University) Eight computer science professors in Oregon State University's College of Engineering have received a $6.5 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to make artificial-intelligence-based systems like autonomous vehicles and robots more trustworthy.
(Wayne State University - Office of the Vice President for Research) A team of researchers from Wayne State University's College of Engineering recently received nearly $500,000 from the National Science Foundation for its research project, SSE: Development of a High-Performance Parallel Gibbs Ensemble Monte Carlo Simulation Engine.
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) A new plasmonic sensor developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will serve as a reliable early detection of biomarkers for many forms of cancer and eventually other diseases.
(City College of New York) The City College of New York is partnering with the University of Texas at El Paso to educate the next generation of Hispanic professors in environmental sciences and engineering. Entitled 'Collaborative Research:...Show More Summary
Jony Ive, the Brit who has risen to become Apple's chief design officer, has been appointed chancellor of the Royal College of Art (RCA). He will take up the role in July and replace British engineer Sir James Dyson. "I am thrilled to...Show More Summary
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have shown how evolutionary dynamics proceed when selection acts on two traits governed by a trade-off. The results move the life sciences a step closer to understanding the full complexity of evolution at the cellular level.
(University of Massachusetts at Amherst) A new study by social psychologist Nilanjana Dasgupta and her Ph.D. student Tara C. Dennehy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst found that early in college, young women in engineering majors...Show More Summary
Payscale, a compensation data company, published it's 2017 College Return on Investment report, naming the 20 best value colleges in the U.S. Many of the schools specialize in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs. Show More Summary
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) Patterns of sexual violence and intimate partner violence aimed at female college students with a mental health-related or behavioral disability and the health effects of this abuse.
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) experiments done at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the Madhavan and Abbamonte laboratories, in collaboration with researchers at six institutions in the US, Canada, United Kingdom, and Japan, have shed new light on the electronic properties of this material at temperatures 4°K above Tc.
(University of Arizona College of Engineering) University of Arizona materials science and engineering researcher Pierre Deymier is building a quantum computer that uses sound waves instead of quantum particles such as electrons to process information.
Astronaut Don Pettit, a University of Arizona College of Engineering alumnus, wore the same pair of shorts for months at a time while living on the International Space Station. Doing laundry was not an option. When clothes got too dirty,...Show More Summary