Chemical Engineering Researcher Leads Project on Arkansas’ Rare Earth Metals

staff photo Audie Key Thompson A team of researchers led by assistant professor Audie Key Thompson has received a research award to explore the development of efficient separation methods for rare earth metals in Arkansas. Rare earth elements are low in concentration in the rock formations where they are found. Separation methods … Read more

Landmark new engineering and science building on campus to bear Ralph S. O’Connor’s name | Rice News | News and Media Relations

HOUSTON – (June 28, 2022) – A self-made businessman who started out working in oilfields and ended up building an empire in energy and real estate investments will be memorialized at Rice University with a landmark new science and engineering building named in his honor . Ralph S. O’Connor was an urban graduate of Johns … Read more

ENG’s Ioannis Paschalidis New Director of Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering | BU Today

The Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering will have a new director as of July 1. Ioannis Paschalidis, a College of Engineering Distinguished Professor of Engineering and of computing and data sciences, will oversee the Hariri Institute’s move into a new , eye-arresting building (the largest-on-the Charles River Campus), the … Read more

Materials science research at UH to benefit students, climate

College of Engineering Assistant Dean Song K. Choi presented at the Materials Research Society Spring Meeting and Exhibit. Research excellence at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa was on display at a major international science conference, paving the way for more opportunities for UH Only students STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). Experts from the … Read more

Why the Army Corps of Engineers matches engineering with behavioral science

Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne The federal government has world class engineering expertise in its ranks. The same is true of public health expertise. What it does not have is a standing capability to fuse those two disciplines together … Read more

The Vital Role HBCUs Play in Building a Robust Science & Engineering Enterprise – US Black Engineer

The National Science Foundation (NSF) appointed Karen Marrongelle to serve as the chief operating officer in July 2021. Prior, she led the NSF Directorate for Education and Human Resources, which supports research that enhances learning and teaching, and broad efforts to achieve excellence in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education at all levels and … Read more

MIT-Northpond Program created to advance innovation in engineering and life sciences | MIT News

MIT School of Engineering and Northpond Ventures today announced the launch of the MIT-Northpond Program – Advancing Life Science and Engineering Innovation. The five-year engagement is funded through Northpond Labs, the research and development-focused affiliate of Northpond Ventures. The program aims to generate ideas in the life sciences by connecting Northpond’s experienced venture capital investors … Read more

MIT-Northpond Program Created to Advance Innovation in Engineering and Life Science | Nation/World

CAMBRIDGE, Mass .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jun 15, 2022– MIT School of Engineering and Northpond Ventures today announced the launch of the MIT-Northpond Program – Advancing Life Science & Engineering Innovation. The five-year engagement is funded through Northpond Labs, the research and development-focused affiliate of Northpond Ventures. The program aims to generate ideas in the … Read more

Master of engineering graduate aims to use data science to improve lives

Lea Alcantara knows how to take a punch. As a member of her college’s boxing club when she was an undergraduate, she learned how to throw a punch, too. But it’s not just boxing opponents that Alcantara has faced and overcome. As part of the inaugural graduating class in the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering’s … Read more

Notre Dame expands science and engineering research complex with gift from McCourtney family | News | Notre Dame News

Rendering of a second building connected to the original McCourtney Hall The University of Notre Dame will expand its interdisciplinary science and engineering research complex on the east side of campus with the addition of a second building underwritten by a lead gift from alumnus and Emeritus Trustee Ted H. McCourtney and his wife, Tracy. … Read more