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Driven by Curiosity, USU Professor Turns to Nature for Drug Discovery

Driven by Curiosity, USU Professor Turns to Nature for Drug Discovery

Oct. 12, 2017

At age 17, Jixun Zhan left his small hometown to attend college in the capitol city of China's Jiangxi province. At Nanchang University, the fledgling biochemist chose to study fermentation engineerin...

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients!

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients!

Oct. 04, 2017

This fall, 28 students were recognized for receiving the prestigious A-Pin Award....

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Oct. 02, 2017

When heavy winter rains filled Northern California's Lake Oroville earlier this year, the torrential outflow tore apart the dam's spillway, sending public safety officials and engineers scrambling for...

'I Make Their Dream a Reality'

'I Make Their Dream a Reality'

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

CEE alum designs solution for new Maverik Stadium expansion...

'Living in the Journey'

'Living in the Journey'

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

Megan Gordon is second woman engineering valedictorian in 15 years...

Shush! Aerospace Engineers Working to Hush Sonic Booms

Shush! Aerospace Engineers Working to Hush Sonic Booms

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

If supersonic flight is to take hold in commercial air travel, aircraft designers will need to overcome a noisy problem: sonic booms....

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River's Past

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River's Past

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

USU hydrologists are looking centuries into the past to better understand an increasingly uncertain water future....

Viticulture from Space: USU-NASA Study Analyzes Vineyard Water Use

Viticulture from Space: USU-NASA Study Analyzes Vineyard Water Use

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

In drought-prone Central California, grape producers are looking for new ways to improve crop production with less water....

The Motivation Behind STEM

The Motivation Behind STEM

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

Engineering education researchers explore what draws students to technical majors...

Life At 12,800 Feet

Life At 12,800 Feet

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

Engineering students spent part of their summer break inSouthern Peruinvestigatingcontaminated water supplies and helping local alpaca farmers solve an ongoing problem....

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought

Oct. 02, 2017

Matt Jensen

Food growers are facing a difficult reality: climate change is expected to intensify drought conditions, and expanding urban populations are competing for arable land and water supplies....

Star Light, Star Blight

Star Light, Star Blight

Sep. 29, 2017

Matt Jensen

Bear Lake Telescope Offers Clear View of Cluttered Night Skies...

The Beauty of Fluid Dynamics

The Beauty of Fluid Dynamics

Sep. 29, 2017

Matthew Jensen

USU engineering faculty wins ninth-straight award for science-inspired artwork...

USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative

USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative

Sep. 27, 2017

Matthew Jensen

USU hydrologists are revolutionizing data science with HydroShare....

Swedish Transportation Officials Visit USU's Electric Vehicle and Roadway Research Facility

Swedish Transportation Officials Visit USU's Electric Vehicle and Roadway Research Facility

Sep. 20, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Meeting opens doors for future collaboration between Sweden and USU....

Idea Factory

Idea Factory

Sep. 20, 2017

Grace Michaelson

The College of Engineering at Utah State University is debuting its brand new Idea Factory, a state-of-the-art design and fabrication facility on the Logan campus....

USUSub Qualifies at 2017 International RoboSub Competition

USUSub Qualifies at 2017 International RoboSub Competition

Aug. 31, 2017

Engineering students from the Utah State University RoboSub team competed last month in San Diego at Robonation's annual International RoboSub Competition and made it through the qualifying rounds. Th...

Biological Engineering Undergrad Wins International Video Contest

Biological Engineering Undergrad Wins International Video Contest

Aug. 30, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Nathan Guymon takes second place for his video about solid waste....

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

Aug. 25, 2017

Matthew Jensen

The College of Engineering welcomes 11 new faculty...

Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab

Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab

Aug. 23, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Daily Planet TV show to air special on Oroville spillway model....

A Smoother Ride Over Troubled Waters

A Smoother Ride Over Troubled Waters

Aug. 10, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Splash Lab researchers developing the science behind improved watercraft design...

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to USU Engineering

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to USU Engineering

Aug. 07, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to USU Engineering...

Splash Lab Develops New Math Equation to Predict Cavitation

Splash Lab Develops New Math Equation to Predict Cavitation

Jul. 24, 2017

Matthew Jensen

A team of fluid dynamics experts created a new math formula that more accurately predicts cavitation and its damaging effects....

Water Lab Draws Wide Media Coverage

Water Lab Draws Wide Media Coverage

Jun. 19, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Reporters gather at UWRL for Oroville spillway model press conference....

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

Jun. 02, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Utah Water Research Lab team Constructs scale model of Oroville Dam spillway....

Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board

Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board

May. 24, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Randy Martin will serve a four-year term on the Utah Air Quality Board....

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds

May. 23, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Biological engineers at USU decoded and reprogrammed the biosynthetic machinery that produces natural compounds found in fungi....

Congratulations 2017 Graduates

Congratulations 2017 Graduates

May. 11, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Information and links from the 2017 College of Engineering convocation...

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award

Apr. 27, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Biological Engineering student named Scholar of the Year...

Engineering Students Organize First Annual Soapbox Derby

Engineering Students Organize First Annual Soapbox Derby

Apr. 21, 2017

Students from Utah State University's student chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) are gearing up to host the 1st annual Soapbox Derby on April 22....

How to Engage Students Both Inside and Outside the Classroom

How to Engage Students Both Inside and Outside the Classroom

Apr. 14, 2017

Matthew Jensen

S-STEM teaching seminar offers a variety of techniques to engage students in active learning....

USU Alumnus Makes Generous Contribution to College of Engineering

USU Alumnus Makes Generous Contribution to College of Engineering

Apr. 13, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Alumnus Bhupesh Parikh shares gift that will impact future engineering students for years to come....

Mechanical Engineering Students Sweep Technical Writing Contest

Mechanical Engineering Students Sweep Technical Writing Contest

Apr. 12, 2017

The Technical Writing Competition is sponsored by the College of Engineering and Engineering Council as part of Engineering Week....

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting

Apr. 12, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Institute of Biological Engineering annual meeting comes to Salt Lake City...

Defining Engineering: USU Researcher Tackles a Profession's Identity Crisis

Defining Engineering: USU Researcher Tackles a Profession's Identity Crisis

Apr. 11, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Idalis Villanueva publishes new findings in prestigious education journal....

Mechanical Engineering Students Win Big in Las Vegas

Mechanical Engineering Students Win Big in Las Vegas

Apr. 11, 2017

Matthew Jensen

USU students won 2nd place overall in the 2017 Human Powered Vehicle Challenge....

Faculty Promotions 2017

Faculty Promotions 2017

Apr. 10, 2017

Matthew Jensen

USU College of Engineering faculty promotions 2017...

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Apr. 04, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Eight students recognized for receiving the prestigious A-Pin award....

Bear Lake Telescope Helps USU Researchers Track Orbital Debris

Bear Lake Telescope Helps USU Researchers Track Orbital Debris

Mar. 29, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Project is part of a growing international effort to keep closer tabs on space junk....

Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge

Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge

Mar. 28, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Four Utah State University engineering students receive scholarships from the American Water Works Association Intermountain Section....

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical & Engineering News

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical & Engineering News

Mar. 28, 2017

Matthew Jensen

February cover story features bio energy research of Dr. Foster Agblevor...

Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year

Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year

Mar. 10, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Paul J. Barr is a veteran engineering educator and leading expert in bridge and roadway engineering....

Utah Water Research Lab Unveils Latest in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Utah Water Research Lab Unveils Latest in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Feb. 16, 2017

Matthew Jensen

The new 'BluJay' line of all-electric aircraft represents the latest in UAV technology....

Utah State University's CEE Department Gets Attention from Industry Magazines

Utah State University's CEE Department Gets Attention from Industry Magazines

Feb. 15, 2017

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering was mentioned several times recently in the United States Society on Dams (USSD) Newsletter and the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASD...

Biological Engineering Professor Presents Inaugural Lecture

Biological Engineering Professor Presents Inaugural Lecture

Feb. 15, 2017

Dr. Anhong Zhou reflected on family and the future of bio-technologies at his inaugural lecture last week where he was honored for his promotion to professor....

National Media Turn to USU Engineering Professor for Developing Oroville Spillway Situation

National Media Turn to USU Engineering Professor for Developing Oroville Spillway Situation

Feb. 13, 2017

Matthew Jensen

USU's Dr. Blake Tullis is a leading expert in dam spillway design....

UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies

UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies

Feb. 10, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Environmental engineers are making it easier to study arsenic contamination....

USU Seeks Computer Science Department Head

USU Seeks Computer Science Department Head

Jan. 31, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Utah State University seeks applications for the Head of the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering....

Dr. James L. Moore Presents BPE Program Seminar at USU

Dr. James L. Moore Presents BPE Program Seminar at USU

Jan. 25, 2017

USU hosts Dr. James L. Moore as the guest lecturer for the BPE Program Seminar...

USU College of Engineering Development Director Sworn into Legislature

USU College of Engineering Development Director Sworn into Legislature

Jan. 24, 2017

Matthew Jensen

The Utah State Legislature welcomed new lawmakers to its ranks, including USU's Val K. Potter....

USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award

USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award

Jan. 20, 2017

Matthew Jensen

Students design new biosolids management system for Central Davis Sewer District....

USU Engineering Faculty Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Grant

USU Engineering Faculty Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Grant

Dec. 26, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Idalis Villanueva wins research grant to study effects of 'hidden curricula.'...

Defense Company Donates $5,000 to Society of Women Engineers

Defense Company Donates $5,000 to Society of Women Engineers

Dec. 14, 2016

Northrop Grumman presents check to fund USU's Society of Women Engineers...

USU Classroom Outfitted for Student Stress Research

USU Classroom Outfitted for Student Stress Research

Dec. 12, 2016

Measuring the triggers and effects of student academic stress....

USU Engineering Professor Wraps Up International Speaking Tour

USU Engineering Professor Wraps Up International Speaking Tour

Nov. 30, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Rose Hu has travelled the world on behalf of USU as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer...

CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire

CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire

Nov. 29, 2016

Matthew Jensen

CEE department and Utah Water Research Lab open three faculty positions to address critical water challenges....

USU Students Outshine Peers in National Scholarship Challenge

USU Students Outshine Peers in National Scholarship Challenge

Nov. 15, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Eight students received prestigious scholarship awards from the American Nuclear Society....

The Pop-Up Effect: Why Buoyant Spheres Don't Always Leap Out of the Water

The Pop-Up Effect: Why Buoyant Spheres Don't Always Leap Out of the Water

Nov. 02, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Force a buoyant ball underwater and let it go. The ball springs to the surface and jumps into the air. But let's go deeper....

New Scholarship Endowment Honors Former USU Civil Engineering Professor Roland Jeppson

New Scholarship Endowment Honors Former USU Civil Engineering Professor Roland Jeppson

Oct. 26, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Newly-established scholarship endowment will honor former professor Roland Jeppson and his wife, Mary Anna....

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun

Oct. 20, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Engineering students from across Utah will hurl ripening jack-o'-lanterns across the sky....

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Oct. 19, 2016

Matthew Jensen

The College of Engineering on Tuesday recognized 28 students for receiving the prestigious A-Pin award....

Union Wireless Supports Engineering Students at Utah State University

Union Wireless Supports Engineering Students at Utah State University

Oct. 19, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Union Wireless Scholarships awarded to engineering students Erik Sargent and Landon Wilcox....

Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds

Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

For the past seven years, Bethany Neilson has spent part of her summers in the chilly waters of Northern Alaska....

'Engineering State' Summer Camp Turns 25

'Engineering State' Summer Camp Turns 25

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Engineering State has become one of the most popular engineering outreach programs at USU....

In Need of a Lift: Students design innovative patient lift system

In Need of a Lift: Students design innovative patient lift system

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

MAE senior design students created assistive technology device to improve patient care and mobility....

CS Alum Turned Google Engineer Pays It Forward

CS Alum Turned Google Engineer Pays It Forward

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Computer science alumnus Subash Gutala donated funding for a scholarship that will benefit future Aggies....

'My Entire Life Has Been Influenced by the Space Industry'

'My Entire Life Has Been Influenced by the Space Industry'

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Electrical Engineering Alumna who Grew Up Around Rockets Is Now a Leader in Aerospace...

How a Professor Changed the Course of My Life

How a Professor Changed the Course of My Life

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

MAE Alum came for the rockets, stayed for fluid dynamics...

From College Freshman to University Professor

From College Freshman to University Professor

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Meet Dr. Troy Munro - USU engineering grad turned BYU professor...

It's an Aggie Thing

It's an Aggie Thing

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Sandia Engineers Create Aggie Scholarship Fund...

Combining Careers in Engineering

Combining Careers in Engineering

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Biological Engineer Blends Chemistry, Machines and Life Sciences...

I'm Not What You Think I Am

I'm Not What You Think I Am

Oct. 17, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Engineering Education Alumna Leads New Research into Stereotype Threat...

A Career in Innovation

A Career in Innovation

Oct. 10, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Civil Engineering Alum Keeps Industry, University Connected...

A Design Tool for Everyone: USU Aerospace Engineer Creates Free 3-D Aircraft Design Software

A Design Tool for Everyone: USU Aerospace Engineer Creates Free 3-D Aircraft Design Software

Oct. 06, 2016

Matthew Jensen

As drone applications expand, a USU aerospace engineer is offering the public a free online software tool that could revolutionize the industry...

HackUState Intercollegiate Hackathon Returns to Utah State University

HackUState Intercollegiate Hackathon Returns to Utah State University

Oct. 03, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Students from across Utah converge at USU for 36-hour event....

New Electrified Transportation Research Center Opens at USU

New Electrified Transportation Research Center Opens at USU

Sep. 22, 2016

Matthew Jensen

SELECT, the Sustainable Electrified Transportation Center, brings auto industry and engineering researchers together....

USU Engineering Students Take 2nd Place in Autonomous Vehicle Race

USU Engineering Students Take 2nd Place in Autonomous Vehicle Race

Sep. 20, 2016

Matthew Jensen

College of Engineering students brought home a second place prize from the national Autonomous Vehicle Completion held Sept. 17 in Niwot, Colo.......

A Clear Solution: Electrical Engineering Researcher Prints Transparent Antenna onto Glass

A Clear Solution: Electrical Engineering Researcher Prints Transparent Antenna onto Glass

Sep. 20, 2016

Matthew Jensen

ECE faculty develops innovative printed antenna for small sats...

DoD Awards USU Computer Science Faculty for Supporting Student Airman

DoD Awards USU Computer Science Faculty for Supporting Student Airman

Sep. 09, 2016

Matthew Jensen

The Defense Department's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) program recognizes a College of Engineering faculty member for his support of a student who serves in the military....

A New Tool for Wetland Management

A New Tool for Wetland Management

Sep. 01, 2016

Matthew Jensen

USU Researchers Develop Model to Improve Arid-Region Wetlands...

University of Wisconsin-Madison Honors USU Engineering Professor

University of Wisconsin-Madison Honors USU Engineering Professor

Aug. 26, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Sanghamitra Roy is being named among the UW-Madison Electrical and Computer Engineering Department's '125 People of Impact.'...

Dr. Elizabeth Vargis to Present at TEDxUSU

Dr. Elizabeth Vargis to Present at TEDxUSU

Aug. 12, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Biological Engineering faculty will discuss muscles and mentors at October 28 event in the Manon Caine Russell Kathryn Caine Wanlass Performance Hall....

Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious Dam Safety Award

Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious Dam Safety Award

Aug. 01, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Dr. Blake Tullis will be awarded the 2016 ASDSO Terry L. Hampton Medal from the Association of State Dam Safety Officials....

Civil & Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award

Civil & Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award

Jul. 26, 2016

Matthew Jensen

CEE's Caleb Buahin wins best paper award at 8th International Congress on Environmental Modelling & Software in Toulouse, France....

UWRL Director Mac McKee Named Friend of UCOWR

UWRL Director Mac McKee Named Friend of UCOWR

Jul. 20, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Mac McKee, UWRL Director, was recently named a Friend of UCOWR at the Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) Annual Conference awards ceremony held n Pensacola Beach, Florida in June......

Farewell to a Mentor

Farewell to a Mentor

Jun. 24, 2016

Matthew Jensen

After 22 years of service to Utah State University, College of Engineering Dean Dr. Christine Hailey will step down to begin a new leadership role in Texas and to be closer to family....

USU Engineering Faculty Receive $5.8M in Nuclear Energy Research Grants

USU Engineering Faculty Receive $5.8M in Nuclear Energy Research Grants

Jun. 16, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Two professors of mechanical engineering at Utah State University will receive grants from the U.S. Department of Energy totaling $5.8 million for nuclear energy research....

USU Offers Nearly $1M in Scholarships to Engineering Summer Campers

USU Offers Nearly $1M in Scholarships to Engineering Summer Campers

Jun. 10, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Utah State University offers nearly $1 million in scholarship funding to high school students attending E-State summer camp....

This Desert Moss Has Developed the Ultimate Water Collection Toolkit

This Desert Moss Has Developed the Ultimate Water Collection Toolkit

Jun. 06, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Scientists and mechanical engineers teamed up to understand how a desert moss uses its leaves to collect water from the atmosphere....

Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference to Showcase Wireless Charging

Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference to Showcase Wireless Charging

May. 08, 2016

Matthew Jensen

The fourth annual Conference on Electric Roads & Vehicles (CERV) is coming to Logan May 16-17...

Congratulations Class of 2016

Congratulations Class of 2016

May. 07, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Photo highlights of the College of Engineering Convocation 2016....

USU Engineering Students Take Top 3 in Human-Powered Vehicle Race

USU Engineering Students Take Top 3 in Human-Powered Vehicle Race

Apr. 28, 2016

Matthew Jensen

USU College of Engineering students place top 3 at ASME's Human Powered Vehicle Challenge....

Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition

Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition

Apr. 27, 2016

Matthew Jensen

PhD student Ayman Alafifi wins 1st place in student paper competition....

Rethinking Stormwater: USU Researchers Receive Major Grant to Study Aquifer Recharge

Rethinking Stormwater: USU Researchers Receive Major Grant to Study Aquifer Recharge

Apr. 20, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Researchers at Utah State University are taking a fresh look at stormwater management as part of a federally-funded study to improve water reuse in the western U.S....

NASA Selects USU Engineering Team for Small Rocket Motor Research

NASA Selects USU Engineering Team for Small Rocket Motor Research

Apr. 18, 2016

Matthew Jensen

Aerospace engineering students at Utah State University are leading exciting new research into the future of small rocket motors....

Remembering MAE Professor Emeritus Edward Vendell

Remembering MAE Professor Emeritus Edward Vendell

Apr. 14, 2016

A Tribute to MAE Professor Emeritus Dr. Edward Vendell...

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Apr. 01, 2016

MAE senior and BE alumnus win prestigious fellowships...

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

Mar. 29, 2016

Dean Christine Hailey and department heads from across the College of Engineering recognize 13 students for receiving the prestigious A-Pin award....

Spring Runoff Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts

Spring Runoff Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts

Mar. 04, 2016

This year's conference is April 5-6...

Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data

Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data

Mar. 03, 2016

USU Engineering researchers are leading new developments in hydroinformatics and building the tools to collect, shrink and transform water use data into useful information....

Civil & Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference

Civil & Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference

Feb. 29, 2016

Tyler King received an outstanding student paper award in hydrology at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union....

USU Biological Engineer Patents Method to Make Natural Blue Dye

USU Biological Engineer Patents Method to Make Natural Blue Dye

Feb. 22, 2016

A biological engineering researcher has taken a big step toward making a safer, more natural blue dye....

Combating the Sinister Side of Crowdsourcing

Combating the Sinister Side of Crowdsourcing

Feb. 16, 2016

How to target crowdsource manipulation and keep the Web trustworthy....

Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Feb. 15, 2016

Two USU Engineering faculty earn prestigious NSF CAREER Award...

Walking on Water: USU Researchers Unravel Science of Skipping Spheres

Walking on Water: USU Researchers Unravel Science of Skipping Spheres

Feb. 04, 2016

Water-skipping study offers insight into water impact physics....

Cracking the Code: Automated Vehicles vs. Hackers

Cracking the Code: Automated Vehicles vs. Hackers

Feb. 03, 2016

ECE researchers are working to better understand the computer security of driverless cars....

College of Engineering Undergraduate Advisor Receives National Award

College of Engineering Undergraduate Advisor Receives National Award

Jan. 27, 2016

An undergraduate advisor in the College of Engineering has been selected to receive a major award from the National Academic Advising Association, or NACADA....

Security Questions Abound as Autonomous Vehicles Emerge

Security Questions Abound as Autonomous Vehicles Emerge

Jan. 27, 2016

Could hackers sabotage the safety of a driverless car? USU computer security experts say they'll definitely try....

Thinking Like a Pro: How Experts and Novices Solve Problems Differently

Thinking Like a Pro: How Experts and Novices Solve Problems Differently

Jan. 07, 2016

Engineering education experts at Utah State University are narrowing in on new insights into why young engineering students drop out of their programs or change majors....

DEQ Partners with Universities to Examine Air Emissions from Starting Vehicles

DEQ Partners with Universities to Examine Air Emissions from Starting Vehicles "Cold"

Jan. 06, 2016

USU Engineering faculty part of state-funded air quality study...

Dean of Engineering Receives Utah Governor's Medal for Excellence

Dean of Engineering Receives Utah Governor's Medal for Excellence

Dec. 17, 2015

Dr. Christine Hailey recognized by Utah Gov. Gary Herbert for outstanding service in education....

USU Engineering Study Wins Support from American Heart Association

USU Engineering Study Wins Support from American Heart Association

Dec. 10, 2015

The American Heart Association is supporting a new study at Utah State University where researchers are developing a technology that may help the human body better protect itself against cardiovascula...

Teaching Computers to See Like We Do

Teaching Computers to See Like We Do

Nov. 18, 2015

Recognizing patterns might be easy for some people, but it's a difficult skill to teach to a computer. ...

Meet Micro Joe

Meet Micro Joe

Nov. 18, 2015

MAE professor develops new 'green' rocket motors...

How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner

How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner

Nov. 18, 2015

Ever wondered what happens to the surge of stormwater you see racing down your street?...

USU Engineering Professors Headline Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference

USU Engineering Professors Headline Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference

Nov. 18, 2015

Top executives from the automotive industry and engineering institutions gather to discuss the future of electric vehicles....

ART+ENG Week Dubbed Success

ART+ENG Week Dubbed Success

Nov. 17, 2015

What at first seemed like an odd match, has since become a lasting campus partnership....

USU College of Engineering Student Honored by Aviation Week

USU College of Engineering Student Honored by Aviation Week

Nov. 17, 2015

Utah State University's Ryan Martineau listed in Aviation Week's Twenty20s....

Global Leader in Water Treatment Industry Opens Cache Valley Office and New Partnership with College of Engineering

Global Leader in Water Treatment Industry Opens Cache Valley Office and New Partnership with College of Engineering

Nov. 17, 2015

Firm will partner with Biological Engineering department to find innovative solutions for water treatment....

Just the Facts: A Fresh Look at Undergraduate Engineering Retention

Just the Facts: A Fresh Look at Undergraduate Engineering Retention

Nov. 16, 2015

Engineering education researchers are identifying the road blocks that keep some students from reaching their academic goals....

Up in Smoke - How Changes in Egyptian Farming Can Help Preserve the Pyramids

Up in Smoke - How Changes in Egyptian Farming Can Help Preserve the Pyramids

Nov. 16, 2015

Agricultural burning in Egypt leads to air pollution and problems for the nation's ancient monuments....

SHPE Students Reach Out to Hispanic Youth

SHPE Students Reach Out to Hispanic Youth

Nov. 16, 2015

SHPE members boost STEM awareness and help local high school students and their parents navigate the college admissions process....

USU Alumnus, WWII Aviator Makes Generous Gift to College of Engineering

USU Alumnus, WWII Aviator Makes Generous Gift to College of Engineering

Nov. 16, 2015

World War II pilot and longtime Cache Valley resident leaves lasting legacy for future mechanical and aerospace engineers....

Pioneering Next-Gen Wireless Networks

Pioneering Next-Gen Wireless Networks

Nov. 16, 2015

With more people streaming online content, wireless networks are reaching their limits and in need of new innovation....

Utah State University and NASA Launch Probes into Northern Lights

Utah State University and NASA Launch Probes into Northern Lights

Nov. 16, 2015

70-foot-long research rocket and probes will help reveal more about space weather and upper atmosphere....

Vision: An Engineer's Tool in the Fight Against Eye Disease

Vision: An Engineer's Tool in the Fight Against Eye Disease

Nov. 05, 2015

Biological engineers developing new methods to treat age-related macular degeneration, retinopathy of prematurity ...

iGEM vs. the Cheese Killer

iGEM vs. the Cheese Killer

Nov. 03, 2015

Biological Engineering Students Studying Ways to Combat Virus...

Engineers Without Borders

Engineers Without Borders

Nov. 02, 2015

Team Mexico and Team Peru Complete Service Projects...

Engineering Thinking

Engineering Thinking

Nov. 02, 2015

Cracking the Egg on Spatial Cognition...

Tandemonium!

Tandemonium!

Nov. 02, 2015

Side-by-Side Cycle Helps Opportunities Roll...

A Smarter Baby Monitor

A Smarter Baby Monitor

Nov. 02, 2015

Student Project Spurs New Business Venture...

Farewell Bruce Bishop

Farewell Bruce Bishop

Oct. 31, 2015

Dean Emeritus Wraps up Decades-Long Career...

Growing Algae in Produced Water

Growing Algae in Produced Water

Oct. 30, 2015

Biological Engineering Team Leads New Study on Growing Algae in Produced Water...

Supplying Vegas

Supplying Vegas

Oct. 30, 2015

Water Lab Helps Las Vegas Community Solve Supply Problem...

Teton Dam

Teton Dam

Oct. 30, 2015

This site of a catastrophic failure provides the perfect hands-on lab for geotechnical engineers...

All About the Buzz

All About the Buzz

Oct. 30, 2015

Computer Scientists Tap into Beehives...

A Legacy of Gratitude

A Legacy of Gratitude

Oct. 30, 2015

College of Engineering Names Classroom Building in Honor of Richard and Moonyeen Anderson...

New Research Lab Making a Splash

New Research Lab Making a Splash

Oct. 30, 2015

Splash Lab...

Engineering Answers: Elegant Solutions Start with Simple Ideas

Engineering Answers: Elegant Solutions Start with Simple Ideas

Oct. 30, 2015

Senior Design student showcase...

Brigham Young University Honors USU's Todd Moon

Brigham Young University Honors USU's Todd Moon

Oct. 22, 2015

Electrical and Computer Engineering department head named BYU Honored Alumnus....

Utah State University to Break Ground for Electric Vehicle and Roadway Test Track

Utah State University to Break Ground for Electric Vehicle and Roadway Test Track

Sep. 23, 2014

The EVR provides a glimpse into a visionary future of transportation: electric vehicles with unlimited range....

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