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Department of Civil Engineering Faculty Awarded Federal Research Grant
Two civil engineering faculty researchers — Andrew Braham and Sarah Hernandez — have been awarded a $12,500 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.
Undergraduate Summer Research Highlighted at Poster Session
Each poster described the background and motivation, development, results and future work of a project performed by the student in conjunction with their peers and professors.
National Center Expanding Due to Success of Centers
The Center for GRid-connected Advanced Power Electronic Systems and newly formed sister centers have created a need for expansion of testing facilities at the Arkansas Technology Park.
Operations Management and Engineering Management Programs Host Annual Faculty Meeting
More than 40 faculty members from all over the United States attended the meeting and several joined in the days preceding to work on course development and to participate in training.
Alumnus Demonstrates Significant Impact of Undergraduate Students on Biomedical Optics and Imaging Research
Kinan Alhallak, a recent U of A graduate, was the first author on a scientific paper published this summer in the Journal of Biomedical Optics about optical imaging research.
Electric Power Research Institute Funds GRAPES Project
The project, supported by Southern Co. and the Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp., will develop custom power equipment to minimize the effects of unbalanced currents in distribution systems.
Award Supports Novel Methods to Produce Ammonia and Hydrogen
The National Science Foundation has awarded $450,000 to Jingyi Chen and Lauren Greenlee to develop alternative processes for producing ammonia.
New York Times Features Case of Mistaken Identity Involving Professor
A University of Arkansas engineering professor was misidentified on social media as having taken part in Charlottesville protests.
Research Team Explores Impact of Climate Change on Future of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
A variety of environmental problems threaten the world's supply of fresh fruits and vegetables. Marty Matlock and Greg Thoma are part of a team of researchers exploring this problem.
High School Students Learn Electrical Engineering Basics at Engineering Summer Academy
The College of Engineering hosts several camps each summer for students in grades 3-12, as well as a one-week, residential learning experience in a specific engineering program.