Pitch This!

The college held its first “Live Lunch Pitch Competition," a contest in which engineering students gave their best elevator pitches.


Moving Observatory Data Safely

Valerio Pascucci and a team of U researchers were part of a consortium that helped move data from the Arecibo Observatory after it collapsed.


Learning About the Digital World

The School of Computing is launching new curricula in emerging computer science fields.


Engineering Day 2021

Click here for a photo gallery of 2021's Engineering Day, the college's largest outreach event of the year.


Jan Miller Named TMS Fellow

Jan D. Miller has received The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society Fellow Award for the class of 2022.


Wash-and-Wear Sensors

Huanan Zhang has developed a process that turns clothing fabric into biosensors which measure a muscle’s electrical activity.


Wasted Space

Jake J. Abbott has discovered a method to manipulate orbiting debris with spinning magnets.


Helping the Blind See Again

Richard A. Normann successfully created a form of artificial vision for a blind woman using a prosthesis hardwired into her brain.


COE Announces $15M Gift for Computing Building

Utah philanthropists John and Marcia Price have gifted $15M to the college for a new computer science building.


Richard Turley, Former ME Professor and State Science Advisor, Passes

Richard E. Turley Sr., former University of Utah mechanical engineering associate professor, passed away Oct. 10.


Power Walk

Tommaso Lenzi is developing a powered exoskeleton to help amputees walk with less effort.


Eight 2021 NSF CAREER Award Recipients

This year, a record eight COE faculty members have received the prestigious NSF Early CAREER Award.


COE Faculty Join Automated Driving Project

Several COE faculty have joined a project to further develop technologies for cooperative driving automation.


Democratizing Data Access

Valerio Pascucci has received a $5.6M grant to build the critical infrastructure for better data access for scientific facilities.


COE Student Receives Women Tech Award

School of Computing student Anna Bell received the student Women Tech Award for 2021.


SoC Faculty Receive DOE/ASCR X-Stack Award

Ganesh Gopalakrishnan and Pavel Panchekha have received a DOE/ASCR X-Stack award from the U.S. Department of Energy.


Acevedo Receives NIH Award

Claire Acevedo has received the NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program award.


Ahead of the Game

EAE was ranked No. 3 in U.S. News & World Report's top undergraduate video game schools.


Beard Study Wins Ig Nobel Prize

Steven Naleway won the humorous Ig Nobel Prize for his work on a study about the protection benefit of beards.


COE’s Ricci Tops Research Grants for 2021

School of Computing research associate professor Robert Ricci received the largest single grant at the U for fiscal year 2021.


Inclusive Computing Center

The School of Computing officially launched its new Utah Center for Inclusive Computing at an event Sept. 1


Steven Dean Receives U Award

College of Engineering IT Manager Steven Dean received the U's Staff Excellence Award for 2021.


Lenzi Named 2021 Gould Lecturer (UPDATE)

UPDATE: The lecture has been postponed to fall of next year due to concerns over Covid-19.


COE Annual Research Report Out Now!

Click here to read the college's new 2021 annual Research Report.


Virkar Named Distinguished ACS Lifetime Member

Anil Virkar was named Distinguished Lifetime Member of The American Ceramics Society.