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Feature Stories

December

Predicting human behavior to improve transportation systems - December 31, 2015

New mechanical engineering faculty Reeja Jayan developing sensors to detect gluten proteins - December 28, 2015

CMU SWE chapter does its part to further the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - December 23, 2015

Faces in the crowd - December 18, 2015

Whitacre Named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors - December 15, 2015

INI soars to grand prize win at Emirates Travel Hackathon - December 11, 2015

Cranor named Chief Technologist of Federal Trade Commission - December 10, 2015

Shen designs nanoscale solar absorbers that convert 90% of sunlight to heat - December 8, 2015

Weighing environmental impacts of obesity in U.S. population - December 4, 2015

Diversity in technology - December 1, 2015

November

Going for gold: iGEM team contributes to synthetic biology registry and wins gold - November 27, 2015

Students redesign play for children with disabilities at 2nd annual Impact-a-Thon - November 24, 2015

ECE sophomores win grand prize at PennApps XII - November 20, 2015

Testing the Tracks: Researchers Use Vibrations to Spot Weaknesses in Train Rails - November 17, 2015

Presto Receives $600K NSF Grant for Organic Aerosol Research - November 12, 2015

Turning the Page on Unsafe Drinking Water - November 10, 2015

Emirates Group Debuts CMU Silicon Valley-Based Innovation Lab - November 5, 2015

Researchers Control Flow of Heat & Sound with New Phononic Crystal Fabrication Technique - November 2, 2015

October

EST&P Master's Student Uroš Simović Participates in World Energy Council's Executive Assembly - October 29, 2015

Lynn Banaszak Receives Athena Award for Professional Excellence and Mentorship - October 27, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Researchers Hack Off-the-Shelf 3-D Printer Toward Rebuilding the Heart - October 23, 2015

Trumble Receives $1.2 Million to Develop Muscle-Powered Heart Pump - October 20, 2015

"Faculty To Global Leaders" Program Creates New Relationship Between Research And Industry - October 15, 2015

Mechanical Engineering Students Complete Inaugural Tsuneishi Internship - October 12, 2015

Alumni Apply Engineering Expertise at L'Oreal USA - October 8, 2015

Researchers Develop Material to Prevent Pacemaker Pocket Infections - October 5, 2015

Rabin Awarded $1.6 Million to Develop Cryopreservation Technology - October 1, 2015

September

Digestible Batteries Needed to Power Electronic Pills - September 28, 2015

Katie Whitehead Named to Popular Science's Brilliant 10 - September 23, 2015

What You Can't See with an LED - September 18, 2015

Whitacre Wins Lemelson-MIT Prize for Creating Mass-Produced Low-Cost, Eco-Friendly Battery - September 15, 2015

Got Ideas? Take Advantage of Carnegie Mellon's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - September 9, 2015

A STEP in the Right Direction - September 4, 2015

What I Did on my Summer Vacation — College of Engineering Style - September 1, 2015

August

Researchers Develop "Intelligent" Training Tool To Treat Prostate Cancer - August 27, 2015

CMU-R Students Receive UN Women Scholarship - August 25, 2015

Trusted Electronic Hardware: Top 10 List of What Consumers Trust Most - August 19, 2015

BrainHub Engineers Receive NSF Grant to Study Neuron Variability and Motor Learning - August 18, 2015

Wireless Innovators Come In Loud and Clear at National Amateur Radio Event - August 13, 2015

Putting Her Heart in the Work: BME Grad Creates Decision-Making Tool For Heart Surgery - August 7, 2015

CMU Aims To Three-peat at "World Series of Hacking" - August 5, 2015

July

Research Team Improves Lithium Air Batteries for Electric Car Industry - July 31, 2015

Kara Explores New Method for Design and Product Customization - July 28, 2015

Engineering the Infrastructure of the Future - July 24, 2015

Energetic Leader: Joseph Hezir - July 21, 2015

Training Future Generations: GEM4 Summer Institute - July 17, 2015

Funding for Brain Research: Engineers Aim Projects Towards Practical Application - July 14, 2015

Kathryn Whitehead to Participate in NAE's 21st Annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium - July 10, 2015

Venturebridge Program Brings Startups From Concept To Reality - July 7, 2015

Alumna Sara Kelly Receives Fulbright to Study New Biofuels in Germany - July 1, 2015

June

Sheryl Root Inducted Into Women In Technology Hall of Fame - June 26, 2015

Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda Graduates Technology Leaders - June 23, 2015

Concrete Science - June 18, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Racing Takes the Formula SAE Electric Circuit by Storm - June 15, 2015

White House Week of Making & Top-10 "What's Hot in 3-D Printing Out of Metal" - June 11, 2015

Researchers Shed New Light on Natural Gas-Powered Transportation - June 5, 2015

Tool Helps States Meet New Emissions Standards - June 1, 2015

May

Carnegie Mellon Researchers Make Key Discovery to Improve Pharmaceuticals Production - May 26, 2015

Assessment Process Improves Wind Turbine Maintenance - May 21, 2015

118th Commencement - May 14, 2015

ChemE Car Wins Most Innovative Design at Regional Competition - May 7, 2015

Bonnie Olson Awarded for Outstanding Contributions to Advising and Mentoring - May 1, 2015

April

Neil M. Donahue Receives Thomas Lord Professorship - April 28, 2015

Carnegie Mellon's CyLab Biometrics Center Wins Gold at the 2015 Edison Awards - April 24, 2015

The Making of a Mentor: CEE's Jeanne VanBriesen Receives Barbara Lazarus Award for Mentoring - April 22, 2015

Researchers Test Smartphones for Earthquake Warning - April 20, 2015

INI Celebrates 25 Years - April 17, 2015

Student Start-Up Hyliion Finalist in Business Competition - April 15, 2015

Engineering Students Place in Three Minute Thesis Competition - April 13, 2015

Adding It Up: Maker to Metal Additive Manufacturing - April 8, 2015

Socially-Focused Think Tank Founded by Faculty Member Named Among Top in the World - April 6, 2015

An Unpowered Exoskeleton Springs into Action - April 1, 2015

March

Five College of Engineering Faculty Receive Google Research Award - March 25, 2015

CMU and IBM Launch First Cloud-Based Analytics Partnership for Smarter Buildings - March 13, 2015

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Graduate Engineering Program No. 4 - March 10, 2015

Engineering Crossroads: Scott Hall Construction "On a Roll" - March 5, 2015

Yu-li Wang Elected to AIMBE College of Fellows - March 3, 2015

February

Engineering Students Honored at Engineers' Society of Western PA Awards Banquet - February 26, 2015

ASCE Honors Dean James H. Garrett, Jr. and Professor Mitchell Small - February 23, 2015

Engineering Researchers Study Climate Change Impacts on Critical Infrastructure - February 13, 2015

Engineering Professors David Brumley and Jeanne VanBriesen Win Carnegie Science Awards - February 10, 2015

Fixing Broken Hearts Through Engineering - February 3, 2015

January

Carnegie Mellon Engineering Student Catherine Groschner Wins Churchill Scholarship - January 30, 2015

Hands-On Hacking - January 27, 2015

2015 Dean's Early Career Fellowships Awarded - January 23, 2015

Engineering Success - January 20, 2015

Freestyle Tinkering: Electrical and Computer Engineering Students Host 7th Annual Build18 - January 15, 2015

Lorrie Cranor Elected Association of Computing Machinery Fellow - January 9, 2015

Accessible Circuit Design Brings Endless Possibilities - January 6, 2015