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U Engineers to Host Teens and Inventors

U Engineers to Host Teens and Inventors

Some 30 high school students from along the Wasatch Front will attend Meet an Inventor Night at the University of[...]

Bioengineers Win Bench-to-Bedside Competition

Bioengineers Win Bench-to-Bedside Competition

A team of U bioengineering undergraduates won the grand prize of $15,000 at the Bench-to-Bedside competition on April 9. The[...]

Smart Snow Goggles Beat the Glare

Smart Snow Goggles Beat the Glare

Electrochrome, a startup founded by six U materials science and engineering students and a Weber State University student, plans to[...]

U Alums Swim with Sharks

U Alums Swim with Sharks

Power Practical, a Salt Lake City-based startup co-founded by U materials science and engineering alumni, will appear on the popular[...]

Bioengineer Earns Goldwater Scholarship

Bioengineer Earns Goldwater Scholarship

Brian Zenger, a junior in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Utah, has been named a 2014–15 Goldwater S[...]

U to Host Statewide Science Olympiad

U to Host Statewide Science Olympiad

Some 900 sixth- through 12th-graders will use object-retrieving robots and egg-protecting helicopters and bottle rockets to demonstrate their engineering prowess[...]

U SWE Student Section Honored

U SWE Student Section Honored

The University of Utah’s student section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) received second place in the Collegiate Section A[...]

Acid Test for Gravity, Acceleration

Acid Test for Gravity, Acceleration

U bioengineering professor, Richard Rabbitt, and colleagues showed how the inner ear senses signals such as gravity by examining the[...]

Spin-Based Power for Devices

Spin-Based Power for Devices

Ashutosh Tiwari, associate professor of materials science and engineering at the U, led research in fabricating spintronics-based thin film devices[...]

U Hosts Elementary Engineering Week

U Hosts Elementary Engineering Week

Flying jumbo marshmallows, pyramids of drinking straws and sculpted clay “fish” will help 2,000 elementary students from 24 Wasatch Front sch[...]

Tiny Transistors for Extreme Environs

Tiny Transistors for Extreme Environs

U of Utah Engineers Shrink Plasma Devices to Resist Radiation University of Utah electrical engineers fabricated the smallest plasma transistors that[...]

U Bioengineer Directs Science Fair

U Bioengineer Directs Science Fair

The 12th annual Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair will be held March 18-20 at the University of Utah’s R[...]

U Engineers Help Teenagers in Robotics Competition

U Engineers Help Teenagers in Robotics Competition

Forty-eight robots created by almost 2,000 teenage engineers from nine western U.S. states and Alberta, Canada, will compete at FIRST, the[...]

Squeezing Light into Metals

Squeezing Light into Metals

Using an inexpensive inkjet printer, University of Utah electrical engineers produced microscopic structures that use light in metals to carry[...]

Simpson Elected USNC-URSI Leader

Simpson Elected USNC-URSI Leader

Jamesina J. Simpson, University of Utah associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been elected to a six-year leadership[...]


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