Eight COE Students Receive NSF Fellowship

Eight COE students were awarded the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program for 2021.


Cohen Appointed Distinguished Professor

Elaine Cohen was appointed School of Computing Distinguished Professor.


Recharge Your Batteries

Tao Gao has obtained a new understanding of how to dramatically speed up the recharging time for lithium-ion batteries.


Weiss Receives U Research Award

Biomedical engineering professor Jeff Weiss was one of this year’s six recipients of the prestigious Distinguished Research Award.


Video Game Greatness

University of Utah’s EAE video game design program is ranked No. 1 in the country.


Sara Jones Lecture

Click here to see a video of COE graduate Sara Jones talk about her amazing trajectory to CEO and co-founder of the Women's Tech Council.


FORGE Drills First Well

The Utah FORGE project, the geothermal energy lab near Milford, Utah, has completed drilling the first of two wells.


Nobel Recipient to Give Lecture

Physicist Shuji Nakamura, who invented the first bright gallium nitride blue LED light and received the Nobel Prize, will give a lecture March 12.


Thank You!

The College of Engineering would like to thank everyone involved in making this year’s “U Giving Day” another rousing success!


COE Alumna Honored on Founders Day

Chemical engineering alumna Sara Jones was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award.


Tiwari Named NAI Senior Member

Materials science and engineering professor Ashutosh Tiwari was elected a National Academy of Inventors Senior Member.


Hermans Receives Sloan Fellowship

Tucker Hermans has received the prestigious 2021 Sloan Research Fellowship.


ECE Program at U Asia Campus

The College of Engineering launched an undergraduate ECE curriculum in the U’s Asia Campus in South Korea.


Former U Researcher Wins Academy Award

Ingo Wald, a pioneer in ray tracing who conducted much of his work at SCI, will receive a Scientific and Technical Academy Award.


Manish Parashar Named ACM Fellow

Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute director Manish Parashar was named one of the Association for Computing Machinery Fellows for 2020.


GApp Lab in U Magazine

Click here to read the new University of Utah Magazine cover story about the Therapeutic Games and Apps Lab (The GApp Lab).


Engineering Team Receives DOE Grant

A U engineering team has received a DOE grant to design and build a sensor system to help farmers.


Balasubramonian Named IEEE Fellow

School of Computing professor Rajeev Balasubramonian has been named an IEEE Fellow.


COVID Test Named Finalist

Massood Tabib-Azar's COVID-19 test has been selected as one of 10 finalists in the XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing prize.


Cities to Try U Air Quality Network

An air quality monitoring network developed and deployed by University of Utah engineers will now be installed in several other U.S. cities.


Engineering Entrepreneurship Certificate Grads

Learn about the first graduates of our new Engineering Entrepreneurship Certificate program.


Traffic Study on Racial Profiling

Associate professor Cathy Liu has received a grant to study if racial profiling exists among police traffic stops.


ChemE Professor Emeritus Ronald Pugmire Passes

Ronald Pugmire, chemical engineering Professor Emeritus and former university associate vice president of research, passed away.


ME Senior Design Day Fall 2020

Click here to see videos of this fall's Design Day senior projects from the Department of Mechanical Engineering.


Fall EAE Play 2020

Click here to watch video of this fall's EAE Play event.