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Engineering graduate hopes to alleviate traffic woes in Nevada

12/11/2018
Jianqing Wu recently graduated with a Ph.D. in civil engineering

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College of Engineering invests in electric vehicle research

11/27/2018
Topics such as regenerative braking, range extension and efficiency improvement of electric vehicles are being studied through test bench simulations

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MESA Program aims to help Northern Nevada schools

11/20/2018
The University's program is working to integrate with its national counterpart

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Education of creativity and changing the world is focus of science journalist lecture

11/13/2018
Ira Flatow, College of Engineering 2018 Distinguished Lecturer

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Collaborative research nets multiple grants for mechanical engineering faculty

11/7/2018
Grants support multiple research projects in advanced manufacturing

Two National Academy of Public Administration representatives present Mridul Gautam with a framed recognition of his induction.

Gautam named as Fellow to National Academy of Public Administration

11/4/2018
VPRI recognized for exemplary leadership in higher education by National Academy of top public management and organizational leaders

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Dinosaur Engineering: Designing damage tolerant materials using the biomechanical properties of living and fossil teeth

10/30/2018
College of Engineering’s Sid Pathak begins study of grazing animal dentition

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College of Engineering announces big data minor

10/30/2018
The interdisciplinary minor has valuable skills that local businesses need

New engineering building groundbreaking

Construction underway on massive new building for College of Engineering

10/25/2018
Pennington Engineering Building features state-of-the-art research laboratories, teaching laboratories and collaborative spaces

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Ira Flatow, Science Friday radio host, to speak at Distinguished Lecture Series

10/18/2018
College of Engineering presents annual community-oriented lecture Nov. 8

Elie Hajj in pavement lab

Pavement program selected to develop, deploy innovative asphalt technologies

10/15/2018
Federal Highway Administration grants University of Nevada, Reno $3 million over five years for national project

Professor Saiidi and an engineering student make necessary repairs to the bridge during testing.

Bridge shake test is part of earthquake engineering research for Caltrans

10/11/2018
Mehdi Saiidi, civil engineering professor and leader of the project, is also an award-winning researcher in 2018.