Alumna Tiffany Sargent Selected as an IISE Fellow
The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers names MIE alumna and Intel Corporation Senior Principal Engineer Tiffany Sargent to its 2022 Class of Fellows.
Breña and Peterman Receive $397,767 Grant to Develop Techniques to Improve Performance of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings During Earthquakes
CEE researchers will study better ways to retrofit older reinforced buildings so that communities often subjected to earthquakes can return quickly to normal.
NSF Awards Balasubramanian $502,159 to Improve the Healthcare of Patients with Complex Medical and Social Needs
Hari Balasubramanian is working with a coalition in New Jersey to better deliver care to patients facing physical, mental, and socio-economic challenges.
Jessica Schiffman Receives Inaugural Gary Lapidus Faculty Fellowship
Jessica Schiffman of the Chemical Engineering Department has been named the first recipient of the Gary Lapidus Faculty Fellowship in Chemical Engineering.
Jinglei Ping Receives Air Force DURIP Award
MIE Assistant Professor Jinglei Ping obtains Air Force instrumentation grant to purchase an essential atomic-scale, thin-film processing system for $150,000.
Jessica Schiffman Becomes Deputy Editor of ACS Applied Engineering Materials
Jessica Schiffman becomes initial deputy editor of the newest periodical in the American Chemical Society Applied Materials & Interfaces family of journals.
Kwon, Fan, and Schiffman Promoted to Full Professors
Provost John McCarthy has approved the promotion of three faculty members from the College of Engineering to full professor with tenure.
June Lukuyu Accepts Position at University of Washington
June Lukuyu, a doctoral student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of Washington.
Popular Science Interviews Matthew Lackner as Authority on Wind Energy
Popular Science interviewed Professor Matthew Lackner as a prominent expert on wind energy to explain why we likely won’t ever see rooftop wind turbines.
Casey Brown Appointed as Provost Professor
Professor Casey Brown of CEE is one of six UMass Amherst faculty members selected by Provost John McCarthy as Provost Professors.