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December

Berges and Rowe Use DOE Grant to Optimize Energy Usage in Buildings - December 30, 2013

Eswaran Subrahmanian Earns Distinguished Member Recognition by ACM - December 27, 2013

Chris Bettinger and Jay Whitacre Find Novel Biological Sources for Battery Materials - December 23, 2013

National Robotics Initiative Awards Provide $7 Million for CMU Research Projects - December 19, 2013

Carnegie Mellon's José M.F. Moura Receives Dowd Professorship in Engineering - December 14, 2013

Carnegie Mellon's Metin Sitti Named IEEE Fellow - December 13, 2013

CMU Launches New Interdisciplinary Institute for Strategic Analysis - December 11, 2013

Jelena Kovačević Named Head of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering - December 9, 2013

CMU Announces New Integrative Media Program - December 6, 2013

Jimmy Zhu to Head New Research Center with Sun Yat-sen University - December 4, 2013

AppCertain: Alumnus-Created App Helps Protect Kids on Mobile Devices - December 2, 2013

November

Offsetting the Greenhouse Effect: CEE Achievements in Carbon Storage Research - November 27, 2013

Deciphering Data - November 25, 2013

CEE's Semiha Ergan Turns Raw Data into Visual Tool for Infrastructure Decision Makers - November 22, 2013

CyLab Researchers Work to Make Commercial Technologies Secure for Defense Department - November 20, 2013

Making Money: Nicolas Christin Investigates Bitcoin - November 18, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Receives $5.65 Million Grant to Help Make Driving and Roadways Safer - November 15, 2013

Carnegie Mellon's Chris Pistorius Receives POSCO Professorship - November 13, 2013

Improving Information Exchanges: More Efficient Construction Using Energy Informatics - November 11, 2013

Transforming Africa into a Digital Economy, One Step at a Time - November 8, 2013

Passion for Science: Franklin Institute Honors CMU Professors - November 6, 2013

ChemE Alumna Carol Williams: Manufacturing Success - November 4, 2013

October

Ilic Awarded $1.2 M NIST Grant For Innovative Smart Grid Research - October 31, 2013

Here Comes the Sun - October 29, 2013

Rare Recognition: President Suresh Elected to Institute of Medicine - October 24, 2013

INI, Alta Associates Award Fellowship for Study in IT and Security - October 20, 2013

CSSI Receives $2.6M NSF Grant to Develop Next-Generation Chips - October 16, 2013

Michael McHenry Awarded Distinguished Materials Science Award for Outstanding Research - October 9, 2013

New Sensor Puts Robot Vision Within Reach - October 4, 2013

iStep 2013: Technology for the Blind - October 1, 2013

September

Driven Computing Alumni–Student Team Wins Ford EV Hackathon - September 27, 2013

Donahue to Lead Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research - September 24, 2013

CIT Names Gary Fedder Associate Dean for Research - September 20, 2013

CMU Students Create New App to Help Classmates Tap Into Used Goods Market - September 18, 2013

CMU President and CIT Faculty and Alumni at Summer Davos 2013 - September 12, 2013

Summer Brightens Career Outlook for INI Student - September 10, 2013

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster Test-Rides CMU-Created Self-Driving Car - September 5, 2013

Jonathan Cagan Appointed Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship for CIT - September 3, 2013

August

CMU-Rwanda Students Experience International Internship Success - August 29, 2013

Staying Afloat: CEE Student Studies Environmental Impact of Monongahela Towboats - August 26, 2013

Dayal Wins Leonardo Da Vinci Award from American Society of Civil Engineers - August 21, 2013

Alumna Tapped as Finalist in International Business Plan Competition for Entrepreneurs - August 19, 2013

Innovation—Step by Step - August 15, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Celebrates Class of 2013 - August 13, 2013

Allen Robinson Awarded Lane Professorship For Outstanding Research and Leadership - August 8, 2013

All Hands on Deck - August 6, 2013

CMU-SV Presents Accessible Voting Project at EAC Roundtable - August 2, 2013

July

Green Giant: Alumnus Engineers Treatments for Brain Cancer - July 31, 2013

Researchers Estimate Cost of Building Small Modular Nuclear Reactors - July 29, 2013

Bridge to the Future: CIT Dean Jim Garrett - July 25, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Names Bob Iannucci To Head Silicon Valley Campus - July 22, 2013

Developing Microbial Fuel Cells for Remote Power Generation - July 18, 2013

NASA's IRIS Launched with Antennas from CMU-SV Startup X5 Systems - July 16, 2013

Grover Reducing Energy Consumption in Data Center Communication Networks - July 11, 2013

Researchers Find Wind and Solar Power Have Greatest Benefits in Eastern States - July 9, 2013

Alumni Startup Wedding Party: Coming to a Wedding Near You - July 2, 2013

June

Carnegie Mellon Researchers Report Hybrid Cars Are Greener for City Drivers - June 28, 2013

Metin Sitti Discusses Medical Micro-Robotics at World Science Festival - June 25, 2013

Gabriela Hug Named Outstanding Young Engineer by the Power and Energy Society - June 21, 2013

CMU Startup PHRQL Wins $100K Data Design Diabetes Challenge - June 18, 2013

GreenSpark Team Wins International Competition for Solar Panel Management App - June 14, 2013

Burcu Akinci and Bruno Sinopoli To Head Pennsylvania Smarter Infrastructure Incubator - June 10, 2013

INI Applauds Alumni Authors for Book on Android Security - June 6, 2013

Envisioning the Future: Real World Engineering Goes to Silicon Valley - June 3, 2013

May

Lorenz T. Biegler Named To Head Department of Chemical Engineering - May 31, 2013

Unique Wave Flume Facility Allows Scientists To Study How Sea Spray Seeds Clouds - May 29, 2013

Carnegie Mellon and Pitt Professors Share Prestigious Environmental Engineering Award - May 24, 2013

Garrison Develops New High-Stress Steel for Industry in Aerospace Sectors - May 22, 2013

Civil and Environmental Engineers Work To Develop Tools for Dam Safety Risk Assessments - May 20, 2013

Chemical Engineering Sees Higher Percentage of Women Marching Across Commencement Stage - May 17, 2013

Developing the Future: Master of Product Development Symposium - May 15, 2013

Nancy Ko Awarded Prestigious Congress-Bundestag Fellowship for Study in Germany - May 13, 2013

Jay Whitacre: He Keeps Going and Going - May 10, 2013

CEE Course Gives Students a Taste of International Collaboration - May 8, 2013

Innovators Forum: Vinod Khosla - May 6, 2013

David A. Dzombak To Head Civil and Environmental Engineering Department - May 3, 2013

Researchers Use Sensor-Equipped Vehicles to Monitor Bridges - May 1, 2013

April

Researchers Find Modest Rebound Effects From Energy Efficiency Efforts - April 29, 2013

Bettinger Develops Edible Electronics for Medical Device Industry - April 24, 2013

Energy Innovation Gets $30M Gift - April 22, 2013

Tony Wasserman Receives Influential Educator Award - April 19, 2013

CMU’s Scott Institute and NAE Host Symposium on Shale Gas - April 17, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Receives First Round of Funding To Improve Tools for Additive Manufacturing - April 15, 2013

Carmel Majidi Wins Air Force Research Award for Work in Soft Robotics - April 11, 2013

INI Director Advises Parents on Child Identity Theft - April 9, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Students Win Energy Department's Better Buildings Case Competition - April 4, 2013

Strecker Professorship: In Support of Excellence - April 2, 2013

March

Alumnus Startup Tapgreet Seeks to Transform Urban Retail Industry - March 28, 2013

David Brumley Awarded Sloan Fellowship for Pushing Frontiers of Research - March 25, 2013

Parallel Data Lab Receives Funding From Intel for Cloud Computing Research - March 22, 2013

CEE Expands Technical Writing Program - March 20, 2013

Asian Desert Dust Causes Californian Snowfall - March 18, 2013

Franchetti Receives Defense Department Funding To Develop Safer Software Technologies - March 15, 2013

First Round of Seed Grants Announced by Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation - March 13, 2013

INI Alumna Earns Black Engineer of the Year Award - March 11, 2013

Sheng Shen Earns NSF Career Award for Work to Improve Thermal Transport and Management - March 8, 2013

EngageClick Redefines User Interaction in Advertising Multimedia - March 6, 2013

Chinese Academy of Sciences Honors Edmund Clarke With 2013 Einstein Professorship - March 4, 2013

February

Collaborative Team Develops Digital Mapping of Poisonous Plants - February 27, 2013

Researchers Address Fuel Cell Challenges - February 25, 2013

CEE's Amy Nagengast is Redefining the Roof - February 22, 2013

Robotic Reality: Alum is Contestant on Syfy's "Robot Combat League" - February 20, 2013

Brumley Appointed Elia Career Development Professor - February 18, 2013

Engineering and the Electric Power Industry: An Excerpt - February 15, 2013

Biegler and Moura Elected into Prestigious National Academy of Engineering - February 13, 2013

Innovative Aromatics: ChemE Students Produce Chemicals from Shale Deposits - February 11, 2013

Michael E. McHenry Awarded Distinguished Lecturer Status by IEEE Magnetics Society - February 8, 2013

Carnegie Mellon Selects Subra Suresh as Ninth President - February 6, 2013

Perfecting a Climate Model - February 4, 2013

January

MechE Students are Finalists in ImagiNations Design Competition - January 31, 2013

EPP Student Daniel Schnitzer Named to Forbes' 30 Under 30 - January 22, 2013

Gabriela Hug Earns Prestigious National Science Foundation Career Award - January 18, 2013

Expanding Development: Master of Product Development - January 14, 2013

CIT Names Allen L. Robinson to Head Mechanical Engineering Department - January 8, 2013

Clean Coal Expertise - January 3, 2013