February 22, 2017
An international team of researchers, co-led by Wayne and Diana Murdy Endowed Professor Joseph Fernando, seeks a better picture of wind as it moves over rugged terrain.
February 8, 2017
A few weeks ago, the first ever group of 10 computer science and computer engineering students traveled to California to begin their semester studying in Silicon Valley.
February 7, 2017
Pursuing multiple projects in two distinct research areas — one focused on politics, conflict, and protest in Russia and the other involving the environment and sustainability — brings about a unique perspective and equally unique collaborations.
February 7, 2017
Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame has established a study abroad program that allows students to spend the spring semester of their junior year in Rome. For the first time, seven juniors in mechanical engineering were selected to take classes in the Rome Global Gateway.
January 17, 2017
Some 175 years after Rev. Edward Sorin, C.S.C, trekked through the frozen Indiana wilderness to found the University of Notre Dame, 10 Notre Dame juniors majoring in computer science and engineering have begun their own journey to the University’s next frontier: Silicon Valley.
January 13, 2017
The American Society of Civil Engineers has announced the honorees in the collegiate division of the New Faces of Civil Engineering for 2017. These young engineers are being highlighted as the next generation of leaders in civil engineering. Notre Dame's Savannah Washlesky is among this year's honorees.
November 29, 2016
The city of South Bend and University of Notre Dame plan to seek up to $20 million in federal grants that would make the city one of four nationally to test the next generation of wireless technology.
November 11, 2016
Producing concrete accounts for 5 percent of the world’s annual human-generated carbon dioxide emissions. In the United States, it and other demolished building materials take up nearly half of all landfill space. But there is a second life for concrete, one that doesn't sacrifice safety or the environment.
November 8, 2016
A university is not simply shaped by its faculty; rather, they define it, taking ideas about teaching, research, and mission and putting them into practice on a day-to-day basis with students and colleagues in any number of settings. It is for his commitment to research and the common good that Notre Dame recently recognized Harindra Joseph Fernando.
October 25, 2016
Notre Dame technology licensed by Plasma Stream Technologies is being used to reduce drag on the road.
October 19, 2016
The Indiana Biosciences Research Institute announced that Notre Dame Professor Nitesh Chawla will be a visiting fellow of the Institute and serve as the interim director of the Applied Data Sciences Core.
October 13, 2016
It was an electrifying week, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Notre Dame Energy Week, seeing the intense thoughts circulating in the minds of the audience members and participants. Grabbing the attention of mostly students, events also drew faculty, staff, and local community members, all displaying great enthusiasm and interest in learning more about energy and ways they themselves can make a difference through conservation. From the talks to the tours to the Sustainability Festival, events were designed to engage participants and enlighten them on the topics at hand.
October 6, 2016
Computer vision is integral to many forms of artificial intelligence, with applications ranging from the critical (autonomous vehicles recognizing pedestrians), to useful (finding a video to show you how to cook your next delicacy), to just fun (searching for images of a recent family vacation). Recent technical advances in computer vision have revealed that a sure pathway to continued progress in the field lies in easy access to a massive network of reliable and diverse open source datasets. Unfortunately, nothing like this currently exists.
September 9, 2016
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
The success of our youth and their ability to become global leaders who are equipped to solve the most pressing challenges of our nation and our world will depend on the skills they learn by studying science, technology, engineering, and math – collectively known as STEM education.1…
September 1, 2016
To respond effectively to the exciting climate that surrounds current wireless research and development, Bertrand Hochwald and J. Nicholas Laneman will serve on an interim basis as faculty co-cirectors of the Wireless Institute in the College of Engineering.
August 31, 2016
Teng Wu, assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering at the University of Buffalo, and Ahsan Kareem, the Robert Moran Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, have been selected by the Joint Prize Committee of the American Society of Civil Engineers to receive the 2016 Alfred Noble Prize.
August 26, 2016
Tracy Kijewski-Correa, the Leo E and Patti Ruth Linbeck Collegiate Chair and Associate Professor in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, discusses the recent Amatrice earthquake on CNN Opinion.