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A New Twist on Archimedes’ Screw | College of Engineering

A New Twist on Archimedes’ Screw

09/11/2018

At the Utah Water Research Lab, engineers are conducting full-scale tests on a unique water-powered turbine that will provide new solutions to distributed energy needs.

Reevaluating the Professionalization of Engineering Faculty | College of Engineering

Reevaluating the Professionalization of Engineering Faculty

12/10/2018

An engineering education expert is encouraging institutions of higher education to reevaluate the professional experience of engineering faculty, specifically women professors.

Bubbly Water Makes an Abnormal Splash | College of Engineering

Bubbly Water Makes an Abnormal Splash

11/29/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are splashing soapy water to unveil new discoveries within fluid dynamics.

USU Engineering Alumna Honored by Society of Women Engineers | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Alumna Honored by Society of Women Engineers

11/28/2018

Utah State University mechanical engineering alumna Amy Jo Moore was honored Oct. 20 at an annual conference for the Society of Women Engineers

Reevaluating the Professionalization of Engineering Faculty | College of Engineering

Reevaluating the Professionalization of Engineering Faculty

12/10/2018

An engineering education expert is encouraging institutions of higher education to reevaluate the professional experience of engineering faculty, specifically women professors.

Bubbly Water Makes an Abnormal Splash | College of Engineering

Bubbly Water Makes an Abnormal Splash

11/29/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are splashing soapy water to unveil new discoveries within fluid dynamics.

Cyberinfrastructure for Intelligent Water Supply (CIWS) Data Visualization Challenge | College of Engineering

Cyberinfrastructure for Intelligent Water Supply (CIWS) Data Visualization Challenge

11/28/2018

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Jeff Horsburgh is challenging Utah State University students to develop a visualization of high resolution water use data that provides visual feedback to both water providers and water consumers....

USU Engineering Alumna Honored by Society of Women Engineers | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Alumna Honored by Society of Women Engineers

11/28/2018

Utah State University mechanical engineering alumna Amy Jo Moore was honored Oct. 20 at an annual conference for the Society of Women Engineers

Metal Factory Opening | College of Engineering

Metal Factory Opening

11/16/2018

The Metal Factory opened Thursday, Nov. 15 with a tour of its facilities. The 7,300-square-foot factory is located in the Tech Building on USU’s campus.

Aggie Marine Robotics Club works on new designs for autonomous submarine | College of Engineering

Aggie Marine Robotics Club works on new designs for autonomous submarine

11/07/2018

The TIJAR perches on the edge of the desk, becoming smarter and more efficient by the day. Trial after trial is performed on it until it will finally be ready.

USU Professor Receives Educator of the Year Award | College of Engineering

USU Professor Receives Educator of the Year Award

10/31/2018

Marc Maguire, an assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at USU, has been named educator of the year by the Structural Engineers Association of Utah.

USU Professors Receive Three-Year Grant to Study in LGBTQ+ Participation in Engineering | College of Engineering

USU Professors Receive Three-Year Grant to Study in LGBTQ+ Participation in Engineering

10/26/2018

Utah State University assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering Ryan Berke and psychology professor Renee Galliher received a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation’s Broadening Participation in Engineering program.

USU Lights up the Twin Cities at National Women in Engineering Conference | College of Engineering

USU Lights up the Twin Cities at National Women in Engineering Conference

10/26/2018

Utah State University was turning heads at the Minneapolis Convention Center last week at a large conference and expo for the Society of Women Engineers, known as SWE.

Aircraft on Demand | College of Engineering

Aircraft on Demand

10/25/2018

An aerospace engineer trained at USU is pioneering the next generation of unmanned aerial systems that can be deployed at a moment’s notice.

Combating Alzheimer’s with 3-D Engineered Neuro Tissue | College of Engineering

Combating Alzheimer’s with 3-D Engineered Neuro Tissue

10/25/2018

Biological engineers at USU are developing new tools to combat the debilitating effects of Alzheimier’s and Parkinson’s disease and other brain disorders.

Engineers Without Borders: Team Mexico | College of Engineering

Engineers Without Borders: Team Mexico

10/25/2018

The USU student team, Engineers Without Borders, continues their water quality improvement project in rural Mexico.

Have You Heard of SHPE? | College of Engineering

Have You Heard of SHPE?

10/25/2018

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers is quickly becoming one of Utah State University’s most active student organizations.

What's New: Metal Factory | College of Engineering

What's New: Metal Factory

10/25/2018

Today’s engineering students need a foundation of technical knowledge and advanced training in design and problem solving.

Generous Gift Establishes the Dr. Reid and Evelyn Brown Scholarship Endowment | College of Engineering

Generous Gift Establishes the Dr. Reid and Evelyn Brown Scholarship Endowment

10/25/2018

Reid Brown says he established a $100,000 scholarship endowment to pass on the same benefits he received from Utah State University’s education.

What's New: Recirculating Wind Tunnel | College of Engineering

What's New: Recirculating Wind Tunnel

10/25/2018

This year, the MAE Department acquired a new wind tunnel for use in thermal and fluid dynamics labs.

A SHPE Family Success Story | College of Engineering

A SHPE Family Success Story

10/25/2018

Lucy Campos and her brother José don’t shy away from responsibility. The Brownsville, Texas natives both studied engineering at USU and both served as president for the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers student chapter.

What's New: New Tutor Center | College of Engineering

What's New: New Tutor Center

10/25/2018

The cramped engineering tutor center is a thing of the past. This summer, crews renovated a large portion of the Anderson Engineering Building to accommodate a new 915-square-foot tutor center complete with wrap-around glass dry-erase walls, upgraded ligh...

Where Are They Now: USU Engineering Alumni José Campos | College of Engineering

Where Are They Now: USU Engineering Alumni José Campos

10/24/2018

José Campos graduated from Utah State University in 2016 with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering.

USU Researchers Find Significant Groundwater Exchanges along the Logan River | College of Engineering

USU Researchers Find Significant Groundwater Exchanges along the Logan River

10/23/2018

Researchers in Northern Utah have demonstrated that the Logan River is highly dependent on karst aquifer discharge to maintain summer low flow when water demands are the highest.

Award-Winning Student Design Could Generate Alternative Energy Using Food Waste | College of Engineering

Award-Winning Student Design Could Generate Alternative Energy Using Food Waste

10/23/2018

Utah State University students created an award-winning design that helps one of Utah’s wastewater treatment facilities increase the use of renewable energy using food waste as a biofuel feedstock.

USU Researchers Develop New Devices to Test Retinal Cells | College of Engineering

USU Researchers Develop New Devices to Test Retinal Cells

10/22/2018

Researchers at Utah State University have developed new devices to mechanically stress human cells in the lab.

New Findings of Controls on Carbon Export in Permafrost Terrain | College of Engineering

New Findings of Controls on Carbon Export in Permafrost Terrain

10/22/2018

After two decades of collecting data, a team of researchers discovered new ways in which groundwater moves and controls the export of carbon from land to streams in the permafrost terrain of the Alaskan North Slope.

Utah State Grad Burke Williams Really is a Rocket Scientist | College of Engineering

Utah State Grad Burke Williams Really is a Rocket Scientist

10/15/2018

Burke Williams was born and raised in Alpine, Utah, but has now lived in Farr West Utah for 13-plus years.

USU Researchers Evaluate Drones for Bridge Inspections | College of Engineering

USU Researchers Evaluate Drones for Bridge Inspections

10/10/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are evaluating the effectiveness of using drones to inspect cracks of concern underneath bridges.

Aggie Marine Robotics Club Competes in RoboSub Competition | College of Engineering

Aggie Marine Robotics Club Competes in RoboSub Competition

10/05/2018

Six students from the Aggie Marine Robotics club attended the 21st Annual International RoboSub Competition.

USU Faculty Member Brian Crookston Receives Young Professional of the Year Award | College of Engineering

USU Faculty Member Brian Crookston Receives Young Professional of the Year Award

10/01/2018

Utah State University's Brian Crookston received the Young Professional of the Year Award from the Association of State Dam Safety Officials.

USU Mechanical Engineering Student Awarded Scholarship | College of Engineering

USU Mechanical Engineering Student Awarded Scholarship

10/01/2018

Utah State University’s Jonathan Ruesch received one of 288 scholarships from Tau Beta Pi Honor Society.

Utah State University Team Takes Top Prizes at Battle Bot Competition | College of Engineering

Utah State University Team Takes Top Prizes at Battle Bot Competition

09/28/2018

It was the first round. Bjorn Ironsides was flitting around Hard Reset, a professional, at high speeds.

NASA Awards Prestigious Fellowship to USU Engineering Graduate Student | College of Engineering

NASA Awards Prestigious Fellowship to USU Engineering Graduate Student

09/18/2018

Utah State University’s Jeff Taylor is one of five students nationwide to receive a fellowship from NASA’s top aeronautics research division.

Unplugged: Engineers Develop Wireless Charging System for Electric Wheelchairs

Unplugged: Engineers Develop Wireless Charging System for Electric Wheelchairs

09/17/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are rethinking a 30-year-old technology and giving new meaning to the words limited mobility.

A New Twist on Archimedes’ Screw | College of Engineering

A New Twist on Archimedes’ Screw

09/11/2018

At the Utah Water Research Lab, engineers are conducting full-scale tests on a unique water-powered turbine that will provide new solutions to distributed energy needs.

How Much is Too Much? USU Engineer Develops Online Snow Load Tool

How Much is Too Much? USU Engineer Develops Online Snow Load Tool

09/05/2018

A Utah State University professor of civil engineering has developed an online tool that estimates snow load requirements for new construction of homes and buildings.

Fluid Mechanics: There’s an App for That | College of Engineering

Fluid Mechanics: There’s an App for That

08/29/2018

The U.S. Navy has awarded a major grant to a team of Utah State University engineering researchers who are developing a unique educational tool designed to inspire the next generation of naval and ocean engineers.

Regan Zane Named Inaugural David G. and Diann L. Sant Endowed Professor | College of Engineering

Regan Zane Named Inaugural David G. and Diann L. Sant Endowed Professor

08/28/2018

A new professorship in Utah State University’s College of Engineering honors longtime supporters David G. and Diann L. Sant and empowers a new generation of the most qualified engineering faculty.

Rose Hu Named USU College of Engineering Associate Dean for Research | College of Engineering

Rose Hu Named USU College of Engineering Associate Dean for Research

08/27/2018

The College of Engineering at Utah State University announced Monday that Rose Hu, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has accepted the position of associate dean for research.

College of Engineering Welcomes New Academic Recruiter | College of Engineering

College of Engineering Welcomes New Academic Recruiter

08/27/2018

USU’s College of Engineering welcomes Danielle Roth as the new academic recruiting specialist. Roth joined the college on August 13. Her focus is recruiting top students to engineering programs and assisting them through the transition from high school to...

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty | College of Engineering

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

08/26/2018

The College of Engineering at Utah State University is excited to welcome 11 new faculty members. The group of incoming engineers and engineering educators includes eight new assistant professors, a research assistant professor and two assistant professor...

A Digital Dilemma | College of Engineering

A Digital Dilemma

08/23/2018

In the United States, we’ve accumulated an estimated 500 million specimens of animals, plants, bugs and mushrooms.

USU Launches Partnership with Brazilian Aeronautics Institute

USU Launches Partnership with Brazilian Aeronautics Institute

08/10/2018

Two global leaders in aerospace engineering education are joining forces. Administrators from Utah State University and Brazil’s Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, signed a memorandum of understanding on Aug. 6 to coordinate research efforts and exchan...

USU Engineering Professor Elected to AGU Fellowship | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Professor Elected to AGU Fellowship

08/09/2018

Veteran educator, engineer and hydrologist Dr. David Tarboton has been named a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union.

USU Engineering Student Awarded Prestigious Academic Fellowship

USU Engineering Student Awarded Prestigious Academic Fellowship

08/09/2018

USU’s Darcie Christensen is one of 31 engineering students nationwide — and the only person in Utah — to receive a 2018–19 Tau Beta Pi Honor Society academic fellowship.

Engineering Tutor Center, Student Spaces Undergo Major Renovation | College of Engineering

Engineering Tutor Center, Student Spaces Undergo Major Renovation

07/31/2018

The cramped engineering tutor center is a thing of the past. This summer, the College of Engineering renovated a large portion of the Anderson Engineering Building to accommodate a new tutor center.

College of Engineering Welcomes New Engineering Technician

College of Engineering Welcomes New Engineering Technician

07/27/2018

USU’s College of Engineering welcomes Hal Chugg as the new professional engineering technician. Chugg will play an important role in overseeing student operations across the school’s fabrication facilities.

V. Dean Adams Retires from USU’s College of Engineering

V. Dean Adams Retires from USU’s College of Engineering

07/19/2018

Students, faculty and staff members at Utah State University extend their heartfelt congratulations and farewell to Dr. V. Dean Adams who last month officially retired from his role as Executive Associate Dean of the College of Engineering.

USU Civil Engineering Student Wins Prestigious National Scholarship | College of Engineering

USU Civil Engineering Student Wins Prestigious National Scholarship

07/11/2018

A senior in USU’s Civil and Environmental Engineering department is one of 18 people nationwide to receive a major scholarship from the American Society of Civil Engineers, known as ASCE.

USU Engineering Students Take First at Air Force Design Challenge | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Students Take First at Air Force Design Challenge

07/09/2018

United States Air Force officials are taking a close look at a USU student design that may help the planet’s growing space junk problem.

USU College of Engineering Lights up Salt Palace at Education Conference

USU College of Engineering Lights up Salt Palace at Education Conference

06/28/2018

Utah State University was center stage at the Salt Palace Convention Center earlier this week during a major event for engineering education.

College of Engineering’s Leslie Buxton Named New Advisor of the Year | College of Engineering

College of Engineering’s Leslie Buxton Named New Advisor of the Year

06/01/2018

Faculty, staff and students in USU’s College of Engineering extend their congratulations to Leslie Buxton who received the USU 2018 Outstanding New Advisor award.

The Ray Joins World Class Sustainable Electrified Transportation Center | College of Engineering

The Ray Joins World Class Sustainable Electrified Transportation Center

05/31/2018

The Ray is excited to announce a new partnership with Sustainable Electrified Transportation (SELECT) Research Center, led by Utah State University.

Computer Science Master’s Graduate Chronicles Her Journey at USU

Computer Science Master’s Graduate Chronicles Her Journey at USU

05/25/2018

Mounika Arukala joined the master’s of computer science program at Utah State University in August 2016.

USU Researcher Receives Major Grant to Improve Aerial Imagery | College of Engineering

USU Researcher Receives Major Grant to Improve Aerial Imagery

05/14/2018

Our bird’s-eye view is about to get much sharper. A researcher at Utah State University received a major research grant to improve the aerial imagery acquired from small, unmanned aerial vehicles.

Utah State University Names New Engineering Dean | College of Engineering

Utah State University Names New Engineering Dean

05/14/2018

Longtime Utah State University professor and administrator Jagath Kaluarachchi has been selected as the new dean of USU’s College of Engineering.

Ribbon Cutting Marks Growing University-Industry Partnerships

Ribbon Cutting Marks Growing University-Industry Partnerships

05/11/2018

The College of Engineering at Utah State University invites students, faculty, staff and members of the community to a special ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 14 at the USU Electric Vehicle & Roadway (EVR) Research Facility & Test Track.

Congratulations 2018 Graduates

Congratulations 2018 Graduates

05/08/2018

The College of Engineering at Utah State University congratulates all students who graduated May 4-5.

USU Aerospace Engineering Researcher Lands Prestigious Navy Grant

USU Aerospace Engineering Researcher Lands Prestigious Navy Grant

04/27/2018

Utah State University’s Doug Hunsaker, a rising star in aerodynamics research, received the coveted Young Investigator Program (YIP) award from the Office of Naval Research.

USU Mechanical Engineering Team Takes First at Soapbox Derby | College of Engineering

USU Mechanical Engineering Team Takes First at Soapbox Derby

04/27/2018

Nine teams competed in Saturday’s 2nd annual ASME Soapbox Derby. The event was organized by students from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and was held in North Logan.

The Matryoshka Effect: USU Researchers Describe Underwater Phenomenon | College of Engineering

The Matryoshka Effect: USU Researchers Describe Underwater Phenomenon

04/24/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are sending cascades of water into a tank to uncover a mystery of fluid dynamics.

USU Engineering Researcher Gets Prestigious NSF CAREER Award | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Researcher Gets Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

04/20/2018

Utah State University professor and researcher Ling Liu will receive a major research grant for his work in developing more thermally efficient materials.

Christian Morrill Awarded Scholar of the Year

Christian Morrill Awarded Scholar of the Year

04/16/2018

Christian Morrill, an engineering ambassador and biological engineering student, was named Scholar of the Year at the 60th annual Robins Awards.

WEAU USU Chapter Qualified for the National Student Design Competition | College of Engineering

WEAU USU Chapter Qualified for the National Student Design Competition

04/16/2018

The Water Environment Association of Utah (WEAU) USU student chapter has qualified for the national student design competition hosted by the Water Environment Federation (WEF).

College Recognizes Outstanding Engineering Researchers | College of Engineering

College Recognizes Outstanding Engineering Researchers

04/12/2018

The College of Engineering on Thursday recognized eight outstanding student and faculty researchers as part of USU’s 2018 Research Week.

Faculty Promotions 2018 | College of Engineering

Faculty Promotions 2018

04/07/2018

Utah State University's College of Engineering faculty promotions for 2018.

USU students take Third Place at National Robotics Challenge | College of Engineering

USU students take Third Place at National Robotics Challenge

04/06/2018

Engineering students at Utah State University placed third at a recent national robotics challenge held in Southern California.

USU Team Takes 3rd Place for Steel Bridge

USU Team Takes 3rd Place for Steel Bridge

04/06/2018

Engineering students at Utah State University placed third at a recent regional bridge-building competition held in South Dakota.

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

04/06/2018

A Utah State University College of Engineering student will receive the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Award.

USU Electrical Engineer Receives Major Grant for ‘Smart’ Antenna Design | College of Engineering

USU Electrical Engineer Receives Major Grant for ‘Smart’ Antenna Design

04/05/2018

A professor of electrical engineering at Utah State University received a $750,000 grant to further develop an antenna technology that could revolutionize the mobile communications industry.

USU Soapbox Derby Returns for a Second Year | College of Engineering

USU Soapbox Derby Returns for a Second Year

04/04/2018

The 2nd Annual USU Soapbox Derby is coming back to Cache Valley on April 21.

Hanging by a thread: Why bent fibers hold more water | College of Engineering

Hanging by a thread: Why bent fibers hold more water

04/02/2018

On your next stroll through the woods, take a look at the dew droplets hanging from the leaves. If you see moisture on a cypress or juniper tree with their distinct bifurcated leaves, you’ll likely see those water droplets defying the rules of physics.

NASA Launches USU Student-Built Experiment into Space | College of Engineering

NASA Launches USU Student-Built Experiment into Space

03/26/2018

After long delays caused by storms and rough seas, NASA on Sunday launched a rocket into space carrying an experiment built by students at Utah State University.

Engineering Students Attend Concrete Bowling Ball Competition

Engineering Students Attend Concrete Bowling Ball Competition

03/26/2018

Four engineering students at Utah State University participated in the 2018 FRC Bowling Ball Competition in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Red Hot: Researchers Develop Imaging Test for Glowing Rocket Engines | College of Engineering

Red Hot: Researchers Develop Imaging Test for Glowing Rocket Engines

03/21/2018

Researchers at Utah State University are learning more about how extreme temperatures affect the structural integrity of rocket engines

Congratulation A-Pin Recipients | College of Engineering

Congratulation A-Pin Recipients

03/15/2018

This spring, 16 students were recognized for receiving the prestigious A-Pin Award.

USU Engineering Faculty Partners with National Federation of the Blind to Develop Non-Visual Teaching Methods | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Faculty Partners with National Federation of the Blind to Develop Non-Visual Teaching Methods

02/27/2018

A researcher at Utah State University is developing non-visual techniques to teach the fundamentals of engineering to students who are blind or low vision.

Upending Assumptions in Engineering Education | College of Engineering

Upending Assumptions in Engineering Education

02/26/2018

It doesn’t make Idalis Villanueva uncomfortable to confront assumptions. It's her mission to challenge unquestioned beliefs and conventions that a growing number of educators say are obsolete in 21st century engineering classrooms.

Aerial Imagery Gives Insight into Water Trends | College of Engineering

Aerial Imagery Gives Insight into Water Trends

02/09/2018

With an ever-growing human population and its inherent demand for water, there is a critical need to monitor water resources. New technology could make it more feasible than ever to measure changes in the water flow of rivers.

USU Students Present at 41st Annual Astronautical Conference

USU Students Present at 41st Annual Astronautical Conference

02/09/2018

Five engineering students from Utah State University attended the 41st Annual AAS Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference in Breckenridge, Colo.

USU Professor and Alum Patent New Heart Rate Estimation Technology | College of Engineering

USU Professor and Alum Patent New Heart Rate Estimation Technology

01/26/2018

Researchers at Utah State University don’t need an Apple Watch or stethoscope to measure your heartbeat. They only need a video camera

USU Researcher Develops Technology for Dream Chaser® Spacecraft  | College of Engineering

USU Researcher Develops Technology for Dream Chaser® Spacecraft

01/25/2018

A Utah State University researcher was among those celebrating a recent successful test flight of the Dream Chaser spacecraft

USU Engineering Faculty Named Educator of the Year | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Faculty Named Educator of the Year

01/24/2018

Marc Maguire, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Utah State University, was named Educator of the Year by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past | College of Engineering

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

01/09/2018

Hydrologists are looking centuries into the past to better understand an increasingly uncertain water future

Ahoy Aggies! | College of Engineering

Ahoy Aggies!

12/21/2017

In landlocked Utah, freshmen engineering students at Utah State University got a hands-on lesson in sailing the open seas

USU Computer Science Students Hack Homelessness | College of Engineering

USU Computer Science Students Hack Homelessness

12/08/2017

Computer science and engineering students from across Utah met on the USU campus recently for the third-annual HackUSU event.

USU Professor Elected to American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows | College of Engineering

USU Professor Elected to American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows

12/05/2017

Biological Engineering Professor Dr. Ron Sims was elected this week to the College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

Her Path to Success: USU’s Rose Hu is a Leader in Tech | College of Engineering

Her Path to Success: USU’s Rose Hu is a Leader in Tech

11/15/2017

Growing up in China’s Jiangsu province, Rose Hu was a shy girl who studied hard and looked up to her four older siblings

USU to Host Utah’s Biggest Intercollegiate Hackathon | College of Engineering

USU to Host Utah’s Biggest Intercollegiate Hackathon

11/08/2017

Utah's biggest intercollegiate hackathon returns for a third year to Utah State University on Nov. 17-18

USU to Host Institute of Biological Engineering Regional Conference | College of Engineering

USU to Host Institute of Biological Engineering Regional Conference

11/03/2017

Biological engineering students at Utah State University will host a regional conference aimed at connecting participants with industry

USU Students Flourish in Society of Women Engineers | College of Engineering

USU Students Flourish in Society of Women Engineers

10/30/2017

USU’s SWE organization offers members opportunities in community service, industry networking, outreach and mentorship

A Drier South: Europe’s Drought Trends Match Climate Change Projections | College of Engineering

A Drier South: Europe’s Drought Trends Match Climate Change Projections

10/25/2017

Researchers published new findings that suggest European drought trends are lining up with climate change projections.

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun | College of Engineering

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun

10/23/2017

Autumn is in the air. Er, no wait... That's a flying pumpkin. Engineering students from across Utah will compete Saturday, Oct. 28 to see who can hurl their ripening jack-o’-lanterns the farthest.

Driven by Curiosity, USU Professor Turns to Nature for Drug Discovery | College of Engineering

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

10/12/2017

Dr. Jixun Zhan presenting at his Inaugural Lecture entitled “Curiosity-Driven Exploration and Reprogramming of Nature’s Biosynthetic Machinery.

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients! | College of Engineering

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients!

10/04/2017

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

The Motivation Behind STEM | College of Engineering

The Motivation Behind STEM

10/02/2017

Engineering education researchers explore what draws students to technical majors

Life At 12,800 Feet | College of Engineering

Life At 12,800 Feet

10/02/2017

EWB members Michael Flores, Garrett Wood, Katie Henderson, Heather Nielsen, Camiel Bruneel, Camryn Christensen, Karl Christensen and faculty advisor Dr. Marv Halling traveled to Southern Peru

Between the Lines: Tree Rings Hold Clues About a River’s Past | College of Engineering

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

10/02/2017

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

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam | College of Engineering

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

10/02/2017

Dr. Michael Johnson is a leading expert in experimental hydraulics and chief engineer on the Oroville model study.

'Living in the Journey' | College of Engineering

'Living in the Journey'

10/02/2017

Megan Gordon is second woman engineering valedictorian in 15 years. Civil Engineering alumna Megan Montgomery never thought she’d be a valedictorian. She hadn’t even considered a degree in engineering.

Shush! Aerospace Engineers Working to Hush Sonic Booms | College of Engineering

Shush! Aerospace Engineers Working to Hush Sonic Booms

10/02/2017

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

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought | College of Engineering

Priming Plants to Tolerate Drought

10/02/2017

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

Viticulture from Space: USU-NASA Study Analyzes Vineyard Water Use | College of Engineering

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

10/02/2017

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

'I Make Their Dream a Reality' | College of Engineering

'I Make Their Dream a Reality'

10/02/2017

During construction, the steelworks for USU's Maverik Stadium renovation rose into the air and then branched off left and right, leaving whole sections of the shimmering new building floating in mid-air. It wasn't an optical illusion.

Star Light, Star Blight | College of Engineering

Star Light, Star Blight

09/29/2017

Humans have been rocketing themselves and their stuff into space for more than half a century.

The Beauty of Fluid Dynamics | College of Engineering

The Beauty of Fluid Dynamics

09/29/2017

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

USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative | College of Engineering

USU to Lead $4M Collaborative Water Research Initiative

09/27/2017

USU hydrologists are revolutionizing the way scientific data is stored and shared among scientists around the globe with HydroShare.

USU Opens State-of-the-Art Idea Factory for Aggie Engineers | College of Engineering

USU Opens State-of-the-Art Idea Factory for Aggie Engineers

09/20/2017

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

Swedish Transportation Officials Visit USU’s Electric Vehicle and Roadway Research Facility | College of Engineering

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

09/20/2017

Meeting opens doors for future collaboration between Sweden and Utah State University.

USUSub Qualifies at 2017 International RoboSub Competition | College of Engineering

USUSub Qualifies at 2017 International RoboSub Competition

08/31/2017

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

Biological Engineering Undergrad Wins International Video Contest | College of Engineering

Biological Engineering Undergrad Wins International Video Contest

08/30/2017

Utah State University undergraduate student Nathan Guymon won a second-place award in an international video contest aimed at educating the public about solid waste.

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty | College of Engineering

College Welcomes Newest Engineering Faculty

08/25/2017

The College of Engineering at Utah State University is excited to welcome 11 new faculty members. The group of incoming engineers and engineering educators includes seven new assistant professors, two lecturers, an assistant research professor and one ass...

Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab | College of Engineering

Discovery Canada Films at Water Lab

08/23/2017

Production crews for Discovery Canada were at the Utah Water Research Lab on Wednesday producing an upcoming TV special about the Oroville Dam spillway model.

A Smoother Ride Over Troubled Waters | College of Engineering

A Smoother Ride Over Troubled Waters

08/10/2017

Splash Lab researchers developing the science behind improved watercraft design

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to USU Engineering | College of Engineering

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to USU Engineering

08/07/2017

Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Donates $13K to Utah State University's College of Engineering.

Splash Lab Develops New Math Equation to Predict Cavitation | College of Engineering

Splash Lab Develops New Math Equation to Predict Cavitation

07/27/2017

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 | College of Engineering

Water Lab Draws Wide Media Coverage

06/24/2017

Reporters, photographers and video journalists converged at the Utah Water Research Lab on June 16 for an up-close view of the lab's latest project.

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam | College of Engineering

Miniaturizing America's Tallest Dam

06/02/2017

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

Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board | College of Engineering

Engineering Faculty Appointed to State of Utah Air Quality Board

05/24/2017

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

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds | College of Engineering

Biosynthetic Secrets: How Fungi Make Bioactive Compounds

05/23/2017

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

Congratulations 2017 Graduates | College of Engineering

Congratulations 2017 Graduates

05/11/2017

Information and links from the 2017 College of Engineering convocation at Utah State Univesity.

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award | College of Engineering

Darcie Christensen Wins Robins Award

04/27/2017

Biological Engineering student, Darcie Christensen, named Scholar of the Year.

Engineering Students Organize First Annual Soapbox Derby | College of Engineering

Engineering Students Organize First Annual Soapbox Derby

04/21/2017

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 | College of Engineering

How to Engage Students Both Inside and Outside the Classroom

04/14/2017

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

04/13/2017

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

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting | College of Engineering

Biological Engineering Students Showcase Research at Industry Meeting

04/12/2017

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

Mechanical Engineering Students Sweep Technical Writing Contest | College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Students Sweep Technical Writing Contest

04/12/2017

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

Mechanical Engineering Students Win Big in Las Vegas | College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Students Win Big in Las Vegas

04/12/2017

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

Defining Engineering: USU Researcher Tackles a Profession’s Identity Crisis | College of Engineering

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

04/11/2017

Dr. Idalis Villanueva publishes new findings in prestigious education journal

Faculty Promotions 2017 | College of Engineering

Faculty Promotions 2017

04/10/2017

Utah State University's College of Engineering faculty promotions for 2017.

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients | College of Engineering

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

04/04/2017

Eight College of Engineering students were recognized for receiving the prestigious A-Pin award for Spring 2017.

Bear Lake Telescope Helps USU Researchers Track Orbital Debris | College of Engineering

Bear Lake Telescope Helps USU Researchers Track Orbital Debris

03/29/2017

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

Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge | College of Engineering

Aggies Sweep American Water Works Association Scholarship Challenge

03/28/2017

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

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical & Engineering News | College of Engineering

USU Biological Engineer Featured in Chemical & Engineering News

03/28/2017

Biological Engineering Professor Dr. Foster Agblevor is developing new catalysts to convert unwanted plant waste into bio-based fuels. His work was recently highlighted in Chemical and Engineering News.

Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year | College of Engineering

Civil Engineering Professor Named Educator of the Year

03/10/2017

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 | College of Engineering

Utah Water Research Lab Unveils Latest in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

02/16/2017

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

Biological Engineering Professor Presents Inaugural Lecture | College of Engineering

Biological Engineering Professor Presents Inaugural Lecture

02/15/2017

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.

Utah State University’s CEE Department Gets Attention from Industry Magazines | College of Engineering

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

02/15/2017

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

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

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

02/13/2017

Reporters around the world are covering the developing story in Northern California where massive water flows are threatening the integrity of the Oroville Dam’s main and auxiliary spillways.

UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies | College of Engineering

UWRL Researchers Develop Genetic Tool to Improve Arsenic Studies

02/10/2017

Environmental engineers are making it easier to study arsenic contamination

USU Seeks Computer Science Department Head | College of Engineering

USU Seeks Computer Science Department Head

01/31/2017

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 | College of Engineering

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

01/25/2017

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

USU College of Engineering Development Director Sworn into Legislature | College of Engineering

USU College of Engineering Development Director Sworn into Legislature

01/24/2017

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

USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Students Receive Design Award

01/20/2017

Students design new biosolids management system for Central Davis Sewer District

USU Engineering Faculty Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Grant | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Faculty Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Grant

12/26/2016

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

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

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

12/14/2016

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at Utah State University was presented with a check for $5,000 from defense company Northrop Grumman on Dec. 1.

USU Classroom Outfitted for Student Stress Research | College of Engineering

USU Classroom Outfitted for Student Stress Research

12/12/2016

Utah State University will soon be home to a specialized classroom designed to measure the triggers and effects of student academic stress.

Creating Tomorrow - Engineering Stories Heard on Utah Public Radio | College of Engineering

Creating Tomorrow - Engineering Stories Heard on Utah Public Radio

12/01/2016

Listen here or on SoundCloud to learn about some of the research the College of Engineering at Utah State University has completed.

USU Engineering Professor Wraps Up International Speaking Tour | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Professor Wraps Up International Speaking Tour

11/30/2016

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

CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire | College of Engineering

CEE Dept. Announces Water Cluster Hire

11/29/2016

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

USU Students Outshine Peers in National Scholarship Challenge | College of Engineering

USU Students Outshine Peers in National Scholarship Challenge

11/15/2016

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 | College of Engineering

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

11/02/2016

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 | College of Engineering

New Scholarship Endowment Honors Former USU Civil Engineering Professor Roland Jeppson

10/26/2016

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

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun | College of Engineering

Annual Pumpkin Toss Combines Fall, Physics and Fun

10/20/2016

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

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients | College of Engineering

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

10/18/2016

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

It’s an Aggie Thing | College of Engineering

It’s an Aggie Thing

10/17/2016

A group of USU alumni who work at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, N.M., are doing something to pass along the same benefits they received as students. The team created a scholarship fund that has awarded up to $1,000 per year to multiple reci...

Union Wireless Supports Engineering Students at Utah State University | College of Engineering

Union Wireless Supports Engineering Students at Utah State University

10/17/2016

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

'My Entire Life Has Been Influenced by the Space Industry’ | College of Engineering

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

10/15/2016

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

CS Alum Turned Google Engineer Pays It Forward  | College of Engineering

CS Alum Turned Google Engineer Pays It Forward

10/15/2016

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

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

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

10/15/2016

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

‘Engineering State’ Summer Camp Turns 25 | College of Engineering

‘Engineering State’ Summer Camp Turns 25

10/15/2016

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

From College Freshman to University Professor | College of Engineering

From College Freshman to University Professor

10/15/2016

Meet Dr. Munro. You’ve probably seen him around campus or walked past the lab where he spent countless late nights as a graduate student.

Combining Careers in Engineering | College of Engineering

Combining Careers in Engineering

10/15/2016

Nephi Jones has spent the last decade developing a more efficient bioreactor for the life sciences industry. The big stainless steel vessels dot the laboratory space where he works at Thermo Fisher Scientific in Logan.

How a Professor Changed the Course of My Life | College of Engineering

How a Professor Changed the Course of My Life

10/15/2016

At the end of his junior year fluid mechanics course, Deryl Snyder raised his hand and told the professor he wanted to learn more. The mechanical engineering major had mastered the basics, but only felt comfortable solving very simple fluid dynamics probl...

I'm Not What You Think I Am | College of Engineering

I'm Not What You Think I Am

10/15/2016

Stacie Gregory was always a good student. Math and science came easy to the Indianapolis, Ind., native who went on to earn an undergraduate degree in physics from Spelman College and a master’s in material science and engineering from Georgia Institute of...

Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds | College of Engineering

Aggies in the Arctic: USU Environmental Engineers Decode Icy Watersheds

10/15/2016

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

A Career in Innovation | College of Engineering

A Career in Innovation

10/10/2016

If you want to see Bruce Brothersen's portfolio, just look up. His life's work is built into the structures that make up our communities, spanning the schools, office buildings and aircraft hangars that keep the economy ticking.

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

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

10/06/2016

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

HackUSU Intercollegiate Hackathon Returns to Utah State University | College of Engineering

HackUSU Intercollegiate Hackathon Returns to Utah State University

10/03/2016

The state’s biggest hackathon returns Oct. 7-8 to Utah State University. Participants will spend 36 hours creating software and hardware applications, learning new technologies and networking with recruiters from Utah companies.

New Electrified Transportation Research Center Opens at USU | College of Engineering

New Electrified Transportation Research Center Opens at USU

09/22/2016

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

USU Engineering Students Take 2nd Place in Autonomous Vehicle Race | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Students Take 2nd Place in Autonomous Vehicle Race

09/20/2016

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

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

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

09/20/2016

A researcher at Utah State University is one step closer to solving a complex problem that has puzzled the space industry for decades: How do you equip space satellites with high-gain antennas without the added weight and mechanical complexity of a bulky ...

DoD Awards USU Computer Science Faculty for Supporting Student Airman | College of Engineering

DoD Awards USU Computer Science Faculty for Supporting Student Airman

09/09/2016

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 | College of Engineering

A New Tool for Wetland Management

09/01/2016

In arid Utah, a marshy wetland, teeming with aquatic life and migratory birds is among the most cherished natural resources in the state.

University of Wisconsin-Madison Honors USU Engineering Professor | College of Engineering

University of Wisconsin-Madison Honors USU Engineering Professor

08/26/2016

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 | College of Engineering

Dr. Elizabeth Vargis to Present at TEDxUSU

08/12/2016

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 | College of Engineering

Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious Dam Safety Award

08/01/2016

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

Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award | College of Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD Student Wins Major Award

07/26/2016

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 | College of Engineering

UWRL Director Mac McKee Named Friend of UCOWR

07/20/2016

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 | College of Engineering

Farewell to a Mentor

06/24/2016

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 | College of Engineering

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

06/16/2016

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 | College of Engineering

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

06/10/2016

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 | College of Engineering

This Desert Moss Has Developed the Ultimate Water Collection Toolkit

06/06/2016

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 | College of Engineering

Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference to Showcase Wireless Charging

05/08/2016

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

Congratulations Class of 2016 | College of Engineering

Congratulations Class of 2016

05/07/2016

Photo highlights of the College of Engineering Convocation 2016. The College of Engineering congratulates its graduating class of 2016 along with the master's and PhD students who graduated yesterday.

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

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

04/28/2016

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

Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition | College of Engineering

Engineering PhD Student Wins AWRA Competition

04/27/2016

Civil and environmental engineering and Water Lab PhD student Ayman Alafifi won first place in the American Water Resources Association Utah Chapter student paper competition on April 13.

Rethinking Stormwater: USU Researchers Receive Major Grant to Study Aquifer Recharge | College of Engineering

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

04/20/2016

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 | College of Engineering

NASA Selects USU Engineering Team for Small Rocket Motor Research

04/18/2016

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 | College of Engineering

Remembering MAE Professor Emeritus Edward Vendell

04/14/2016

Faculty, students and staff members at USU's College of Engineering shared their sympathies in learning of the passing of Mechanical Engineering Professor Emeritus Dr. Edward Vendell. Dr. Vendell died Saturday April 9. He was 83.

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships | College of Engineering

Aggie Engineers Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

04/01/2016

A Utah State University Aggie from the College of Engineering has been selected to receive the prestigious National Science Foundation Fellowship Award that will help cover the costs of graduate studies. A second engineering alumnus also received the awar...

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients | College of Engineering

Congratulations A-Pin Recipients

03/29/2016

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

Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data | College of Engineering

Winning the Water War Starts with Winning the Battle on Data

03/03/2016

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

Spring Runoff Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts | College of Engineering

Spring Runoff Conference 2016 - Call for Abstracts

03/02/2016

The annual spring runoff conference brings together researchers, scientists, and top experts in Utah and Intermountain West to discuss water issues. This year's conference will take place April 5-6, 2016 at the Eccles Conference Center on USU's Logan camp...

Civil and Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference | College of Engineering

Civil and Environmental Student Wins Award at National AGU Conference

02/29/2016

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 | College of Engineering

USU Biological Engineer Patents Method to Make Natural Blue Dye

02/22/2016

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

Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards | College of Engineering

Two College of Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

02/17/2016

Two faculty members were chosen by the National Science Foundation to receive the prestigious CAREER Award. The two grants, approximately $500,000 each, will help advance fundamental research in areas of water resources engineering and computer science.

Combating the Sinister Side of Crowdsourcing | College of Engineering

Combating the Sinister Side of Crowdsourcing

02/16/2016

Sometimes computers just can’t solve the problem. How would a computer, for example, decide which image in a stack of photos is the prettiest, or know which retail store is more fun to shop in? When a task requires a human touch, problem solvers turn to o...

Walking on Water: USU Researchers Unravel Science of Skipping Spheres | College of Engineering

Walking on Water: USU Researchers Unravel Science of Skipping Spheres

02/04/2016

It takes a perfect flick of the wrist and just the right angle to get a disk-shaped stone to skip across the surface of the water multiple times.

Cracking the Code: Driverless Cars vs. Hackers | College of Engineering

Cracking the Code: Driverless Cars vs. Hackers

02/03/2016

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

College of Engineering Undergraduate Advisor Receives National Award | College of Engineering

College of Engineering Undergraduate Advisor Receives National Award

01/27/2016

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

Thinking Like a Pro: How Experts and Novices Solve Problems Differently | College of Engineering

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

01/07/2016

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 “Cold” | College of Engineering

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

01/06/2016

The Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has partnered with Weber State University and Utah State University to examine the impacts vehicle emissions have on air quality on very cold winter days when an inversion is setting in the valley.

The Gift of Recreation: College of Engineering, ICON Deliver Innovative Side-by-Side Cycle to Common Ground Outdoor Adventures | College of Engineering

The Gift of Recreation: College of Engineering, ICON Deliver Innovative Side-by-Side Cycle to Common Ground Outdoor Adventures

12/22/2015

In the spirit of giving this holiday season, the College of Engineering at Utah State University and ICON Health and Fitness delivered a much anticipated gift to the staff and clients at Logan’s Common Ground Outdoor Adventures.

Dean of Engineering Receives Utah Governor’s Medal for Excellence | College of Engineering

Dean of Engineering Receives Utah Governor’s Medal for Excellence

12/17/2015

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

USU Engineering Study Wins Support from American Heart Association | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Study Wins Support from American Heart Association

12/10/2015

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 cardiovascular

How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner | College of Engineering

How Plants Can Make Stormwater Cleaner

11/18/2015

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

Meet Micro Joe | College of Engineering

Meet Micro Joe

11/18/2015

Hydrazine is an unstable, flammable liquid that has been used as a propellant in small spacecraft for decades. But the cost of this unique fuel, its transport, storage, servicing and cleanup of accidental releases can be very high, making it difficult for...

Teaching Computers to See Like We Do | College of Engineering

Teaching Computers to See Like We Do

11/18/2015

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

Vision: An Engineer's Tool in the Fight Against Eye Disease | College of Engineering

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

11/05/2015

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

iGEM vs. the Cheese Killer | College of Engineering

iGEM vs. the Cheese Killer

11/03/2015

Cheese manufacturing is under attack by a type of virus called bacteriophages. The viruses infect bacteria used in the dairy fermentation process that yields our beloved cheese and yoghurt.

Tandemonium | College of Engineering

Tandemonium

11/02/2015

Jay Lindstrom's love for biking and Laura Birkhold's enthusiasm for a hands-on project made designing a side-by-side quadricycle perfect for their senior design project.

Engineering Thinking | College of Engineering

Engineering Thinking

11/02/2015

It’s no surprise: engineering courses are tough. Professors assign complex homework problems that can take hours to solve, and for some the experience feels like drinking from a fire hose.

Engineers Without Borders | College of Engineering

Engineers Without Borders

11/02/2015

Members of the Engineers Without Borders Team Mexico have been working with residents in the community of La Salitrera, Mexico for several years to help eliminate arsenic from water supplies using an improved design on a classic tool – the bio-sand water ...

A Smarter Baby Monitor | College of Engineering

A Smarter Baby Monitor

11/02/2015

Nate Ruben and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Dr. Jake Gunther can see something on the surface that most people can’t. The two are developing a new technology that uses a video camera to detect a person’s heartbeat.

Farewell Bruce Bishop | College of Engineering

Farewell Bruce Bishop

10/31/2015

For Bruce Bishop, a cozy retirement is still a ways off. On his last official day of work in June, the former dean and professor of civil engineering was waist deep in activities at the Water Lab and taking on a new project to showcase the College of Engi...

Going Back to Teton Dam | College of Engineering

Going Back to Teton Dam

10/30/2015

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

Supplying Vegas | College of Engineering

Supplying Vegas

10/30/2015

The community of Las Vegas, Nev., is acting to assure a reliable water supply by building new intake facilities at Lake Mead.

New Research Lab Making a Splash | College of Engineering

New Research Lab Making a Splash

10/30/2015

WARNING: You will get wet. The mechanical engineering students who work inside one of Utah State's newest research centers don't mind getting the occasional work-related soak.

All About the Buzz | College of Engineering

All About the Buzz

10/30/2015

On a warm spring day at the USU Organic Farm, computer science professor Dr. Vladimir Kulyukin delivers a few puffs of sweet-smelling pine cone smoke into one of his beehives and gently opens the top.

A Legacy of Gratitude | College of Engineering

A Legacy of Gratitude

10/30/2015

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

Engineering Answers: Elegant Solutions Start with Simple Ideas | College of Engineering

Engineering Answers: Elegant Solutions Start with Simple Ideas

10/30/2015

This year's senior design student showcase featured projects include Solar-powered Backpack, Knock-Detecting Door Lock, Smart Carabiner, and Robotic Hand.

Brigham Young University Honors USU's Todd Moon | College of Engineering

Brigham Young University Honors USU's Todd Moon

10/22/2015

Electrical and Computer Engineering department head named BYU Honored Alumnus

Growing Algae in Produced Water | College of Engineering

Growing Algae in Produced Water

09/15/2015

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

USU Researcher Lands Air Force Grant to Build Smarter Antenna | College of Engineering

USU Researcher Lands Air Force Grant to Build Smarter Antenna

02/27/2015

All the amazing functions of your smart phone or tablet would be useless without the tiny antennas inside that receive and transmit information.

Just the Facts: A Fresh Look at Undergraduate Engineering Retention | College of Engineering

Just the Facts: A Fresh Look at Undergraduate Engineering Retention

02/14/2015

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

USU Engineering Professors Headline Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference | College of Engineering

USU Engineering Professors Headline Electric Vehicle and Roadway Conference

02/10/2015

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

SHPE Students Reach Out to Hispanic Youth | College of Engineering

SHPE Students Reach Out to Hispanic Youth

01/31/2015

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

Utah State University and NASA Launch Probes into Northern Lights | College of Engineering

Utah State University and NASA Launch Probes into Northern Lights

01/28/2015

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

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

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

01/13/2015

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

ART+ENG Week Dubbed Success | College of Engineering

ART+ENG Week Dubbed Success

12/01/2014

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

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

11/18/2014

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

USU College of Engineering Student Honored by Aviation Week | College of Engineering

USU College of Engineering Student Honored by Aviation Week

11/12/2014

The aerospace industry has its eyes on a group of young engineering professionals, including Utah State University’s Ryan Martineau, who will lead tomorrow’s innovations in space, aviation and defense.

Up in Smoke – How Changes in Egyptian Farming Can Help Preserve the Pyramids | College of Engineering

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

11/11/2014

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

Pioneering Next-Gen Wireless Networks | College of Engineering

Pioneering Next-Gen Wireless Networks

10/16/2014

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

Utah State University to Break Ground for Electric Vehicle and Roadway Test Track | College of Engineering

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

09/23/2014

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

Security Questions Abound as Autonomous Vehicles Emerge | College of Engineering

Security Questions Abound as Autonomous Vehicles Emerge

08/19/2014

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

Dr. Sims and BE grad students in a "lighter moment" during the last class for Biochemical Engineering for the Fall Semester 2018.

Dr. Sims and BE grad students in a "lighter moment" during the last class for Biochemical Engineering for the Fall Semester 2018.

Dr. Sims and BE grad students in a "lighter moment" during the last class for Biochemical Engineering for the Fall Semester 2018.