UMass Engineering, Computer Science Faculty Working to Diversify STEM Culture
A cross-campus effort by faculty at UMass Amherst and UMass Boston has been funded by a $499,972 Sloan Foundation grant.
Mathew Lackner’s Article in The Conversation About Floating Wind Turbines Is Being Widely Distributed
Lackner notes that floating wind turbines will become increasingly deployed in California and across the globe, and he succinctly describes how they work.
Siyuan Rao Receives Prestigious AFOSR Young Investigator Program Award
Rao’s new project is part of her overall research to develop neuroengineering techniques to study the nervous system and neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Jessica Schiffman Receives NSF Grant for the Sustainable Manufacture of Polymer Membranes for Water Purification
Schiffman will use NSF grant funds to produce polymer membranes through a sustainable manufacturing process that for the first time is free from toxic solvents.
Friederike Jentoft Works with Technion in Israel to Develop Greener Catalysis Processes
NSF-BSF grant supports research into revolutionary catalysts that can play a key function in a sustainable chemical industry that minimizes carbon emissions.
CoE Undergrads Brown, Kelly, and Molom-Ochir Honored as Rising Researchers
UMass Amherst selects College of Engineering students Lauren Brown, Lauren Kelly, and Tergel Molom-Ochir for the fall 2022 class of Rising Researchers.
The MIE Senior Design Showcase and Competition
The MIE Senior Design Showcase and Competition was held at UMass Amherst on Thursday, December 8th.
Ian Goodine and Ethan Walko Named to 2022 Class of Boston’s “25 Under 25” Awardees
The co-founders of rStream – a deep tech startup focused on recycling automation – make the list of best and brightest young Boston entrepreneurs.
Tilman Wolf and Qiangfei Xia Named IEEE Fellows
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers has elevated Wolf and Xia to a distinction reserved for IEEE members with extraordinary accomplishments.
College of Engineering Student Collaborates with iCons Team to Shrink Boston’s Carbon Footprint
Cleo Hein worked on a team mapping Boston’s access to public transportation based on factors such as geography, community demographics, and other influences.