Previous Headline Stories -- 2015

Readers: Join the Discussion!
Got something to say? Momentum, the School of Engineering newsletter, now allows for reader comments!. . . read more


Better (and Healthier) Ice Cream Through Engineering
Engineering a healthier ice cream option at the UConn Creamery. . . read more


The Art Of The Science Presentation On Display At First SoE Grad Poster Contest
Communicating science is an art, as this poster contest shows. . . read more


3D Printing Club Wows Judges at 2015 Brandeis Printathon
The UConn 3D printing club, 3DPC, won first place at Printathon 2015, a 24-hour 3D printing competition hosted at Brandeis University. . . read more


UConn Researcher Using Silk To Treat Chronic Diseases
Dr. Kelly Burke is researching how silk can help treat chronic disesases. . . read more


New Engineering-Business Joint Degree Now Available To Students
Starting this fall, students can work toward a combined Master's in Business and Engineering. . . read more


Student Presentations, and Honoring A UConn Alum’s Achievements At GE Night
GE's Linda Jacobs shares a generous scholarship gift. . . read more


Alumni News
David J. Arthur ’90, Karen Isherwood ’97, Jeffrey Lewis ’83, and Stephen P. O’Mahony ’92 are all featured in this issue's Alumni News. . . read more


Hacking For Health At The 2015 Patient Experience Hackathon
UConn and Yale team up to hash out some healthcare-improving ideas. . . read more


Ellis Tech Takes Top Honors At Rube Goldberg Contest (With Video!)
Erasing a blackboard should be easy, right? Not if you're taking part in UConn's 2015 Rube Goldberg Regional Competition.. . . read more


Paiyz Mikael Wins SoE’s Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement
Paiyz E. Mikael has been selected as the Outstanding Senior Women Academic Achievement Award for the School of Engineering. . . read more


UConn Professor And Students Honored As “Women of Innovation”
UConn was well-represented at this year's Women of Innovation of the Connecticut Technology Council . . . read more


Senior Design Day Is Coming (with Video)
More than 130 student teams will present their engineering projects at Gampel Pavilion. . . read more


Phone App To Monitor – And Help – People Suffering From Depression
Dr. Bing Wang's work could turn the smart phone into a tool for monitoring depression. . . read more


Faculty News
Awards, honors and panel selections for SoE faculty. . . read more


Ask The Engineers: What Inspired You To Become An Engineer?
Got a question? SoE engineers have answers.. . . read more


UConn-Yale Hackathon: Competing For Better Health Solutions
Students compete to hack a better way to healthcare. . . read more


An Evening of Professional Networking for UConn Engineering Washington, DC Capital Area Alumni
Alumni are invited to come network in D.C.. . . read more


C2E2 and CEI Host Discussion On Connecticut Energy Research
State environmental officials come to UConn to talk energy research. . . read more


Danica Chin ’13 Named A 2015 STEP Award Emerging Leader
Alumnus Danica Chin has been named a 2015 STEP Award Emerging Leader . . . read more


SoE Hosts Student Candidates From Around The U.S.
SoE hosts its first domestic graduate student recruiting event. . . read more


SoE Career Fairs Have Been A Hit – And There’s More To Come
UConn engineering career fairs are bringing in big numbers . . . read more


Hundreds Compete in 10th Annual Science Bowl
The Science Bowl brought hundreds of high school competitors to match their science wits. . . read more


QR Codes Engineered into Cybersecurity Protection
Using those little black and white boxes to improve national security. . . read more


Alumni News
Mark Aramli '97, Richard Fu '06, Kimberly Better Thompson '96, and Joseph A. Wolanski '13 are all featured in this issue's Alumni News. . . read more


Experts Talk Cybersecurity At CSI Panel Discussion
Donna Dodson of NIST was the featured speaker at CSI's panel discussion on cybersecurity. . . read more


Video: It’s National Engineers Week!
See what Engineering's about at UConn. . . read more


SoE, Congressman Working to Expand International Profile
Congressman Joe Courtney is working with SoE to elevate the School's International profile. . . read more


Four SoE Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards
Four NSF CAREER awards in one year for SoE! Dongare, Wille, Vadas and Park receive the prestigious honor. . . read more


Honors For Two CTI Staff Members
It was a big month for the Connecticut Transportation Institute. . . read more


Faculty News
Ki Chon, Liisa Kuhn and Jinbo Bi all feature in this issue's Faculty News. . . read more


Three Engineering Faculty Members Named 2014 CASE Members
Drs. Shvartsman, Tehranipoor and Chon are SoE's news CASE inductees. . . read more


Student Entrepreneurship is on the Fast Track, University Leaders Say
The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Consortium takes off. . . read more


Researchers Explore the Potential of Ultra-High-Strength Concrete To Repair Bridges
How super concrete can make our bridges safer. . . read more


Cheerleader Takes Time Out from Lab for Super Bowl
Alyssa Merkle, a biomedical engineering major, maintains a 3.8 GPA while cheering for the Patriots. . . read more


Building the Next Generation of Efficient Computers
UConn's Brian Huey is helping create low-energy, highly efficient, instant-on computers. . . read more


Researchers Look At Engineering Education For ADHD Students
People with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), studies suggest, are more creative and more willing to take risks. A team of researchers say it’s those tra. . . read more


Of Interest to Entrepreneurial Engineers: Advice on Patents
UConn is sponsoring a daylong event on patents, innovations and how to grow your company.. . . read more


Grad Student Spotlight: Erik Carboni
Erick Carboni, PhD candidate in Chemical Engineering, works on improving drug delivery. . . read more


From the SoE Archives: Pioneering ME Prof. John N. Fitts
Yes, we're "engineering the future," but we also occasionally look back . . . read more


UConn SoE In The News
UConn Engineering faculty, alumni and students all made the news . . . read more


Alumni News
The Anthony W. DeSio and Delores J. DeSio Foundation has given the Computer Science Engineering funding for a new scholarship.. . . read more


Faculty News
Dr. S. Pamir Alpay and Dr. Laurent Michel in the news. . . read more


Ask the Engineers: Goals For 2015
You have questions, engineers have answers . . . read more


New Scholarship for Center for Energy Innovation
Gift from German company helps UConn explore new avenues in clean energy.. . . read more


Video: Engineering Week Preview
Engineering Week is on the way. This video tells you what to expect. . . . read more
















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