ECE Distinguished Alumnus

Randal Sylvester, division chief technologist for L3 Technologies, Communications Systems West, was awarded electrical and computer engineering’s Distinguished Alumnus Award.


Chemical Engineering Distinguished Alumni

Kurt Nielson, former chief engineer at ExxonMobil, received the University of Utah Department of Chemical Engineering Distinguished Alumni Award.


Students Receive NSF Fellowships

Three University of Utah College of Engineering students have received National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships.


Bio Students Win Bench to Bedside

Four biomedical engineering students are part of a team that won the grand prize at this year's Bench to Bedside Competition.


Lassonde Student Innovation Report

Lassonde's Student Innovation report is now online and highlights a number of fascinating engineering-related projects.


Faculty Inducted into AIMBE College of Fellows

Sarang Joshi and Florian Solzbacher have each been named to the College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.


POWDER Test Bed Completes First Phase

The U's Platform for Open Wireless Data-driven Experimental Research team has completed the first phase of its new testbed in Salt Lake City.


Enhancing Power Supply Resilience to First Responders

Masood Parvania has received a three-year, $4.4 million research award to advance solar energy’s role in strengthening the resilience of the U.S. electricity grid.


Kessler to Be Honored with IEEE Award

EAE co-founder Robert R. Kessler has been named to receive the IEEE Computer Society Computer Science and Engineering Undergraduate Teaching Award.


Hermans Receives NSF CAREER Award

Tucker Hermans has received the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award.


Restoring hearing loss

Electrical and computer engineering chair Florian Solzbacher is part of an international team developing new technology to allow the deaf to hear.


Grant for Metal Additive Manufacturing

University of Utah mechanical engineering professors have received a $3 million grant to continue research on a better method to 3D print metal parts.


Air Quality Sensor Network

Click here to see a National Science Foundation video about chemical engineers' work on a portable air quality sensor network.


Burian Honored with Civilian Award

Civil and environmental engineering professor Steve Burian will be awarded one of Pakistan’s highest civilian honors.


Chuck Hansen Named Distinguished Professor

School of Computing professor Charles Hansen has been appointed as a Distinguished Professor of Computing.


COE Rises in Rankings

The College of Engineering rose three spots in this year's U.S. News & World Report graduate program rankings.


Turning Algae Into Fuel

University of Utah engineers develop fast method to convert algae to biocrude.


“Today Show” Profiles TetraSki

NBC's The Today Show recently profiled the University of Utah’s TetraSki, a sit-down ski designed and built by mechanical engineering associate professor Andrew Merryweather.


ECE Alum Honored with U Distinguished Alumni Award

University of Utah electrical and computer engineering alum Robert J. Grow received the U’s Distinguished Alumni Award.


NSF CAREER Award Recipients

Three College of Engineering faculty have received the prestigious NSF CAREER Award for their research.


Power and Energy Career Expo

See photos from the first Utah Power and Energy Career Expo.


Protecting the Field of Dreams

U engineers received a $2.2-million grant to design and build small chemical sensors that can “sniff” out when a plant is being attacked by insects or overwhelmed by weeds.


ME Dedicates New DeVries Lab

The College of Engineering, the Department of Mechanical Engineering and friends gathered Jan. 25 to dedicate the Kay and Larry DeVries Strength of Materials Laboratory.


Petroleum Experts Donates Software

Petroleum Experts Ltd. has donated more than $2.4 million in new software to the University of Utah’s chemical engineering department.


U Celebrates Research Milestone

Click to see a new video celebrating the U's milestone in research.