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Doubling the Capacity of the Panama Canal: How this colossal global engineering project was achieved—and how it is changing the world

Please join us for this Edison Lecture featuring Raul Romero, ND ’75, ’77 (Civil Engineering). April 18, 2024 at 4 p.m. Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of BusinessUniversity of Notre Dame All are welcome. Please join us to hear the fascinating story of the expansion of …

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Notre Dame professor Monisha Ghosh testifies at Senate hearing on ‘Spectrum and National Security’

Monisha Ghosh, professor of electrical engineering and an affiliate member of the Wireless Institute at the University of Notre Dame, testified on Thursday (March 21) before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on the topic of “Spectrum and National …

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Robert Stevenson named 2024 Outstanding Teacher in Notre Dame College of Engineering

Robert Stevenson, professor of electrical engineering, associate chair, and director of undergraduate studies, is the recipient of the 2024 Outstanding Teacher Award in the Notre Dame College of Engineering. The award honors an engineering faculty member — selected each year by undergraduates …

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8 Engineering faculty win NSF CAREER awards in 2023-24

Between 2023-24, eight Notre Dame faculty in the College of Engineering received National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) awards in recognition of their potential as innovators, both in research and education. CAREER awards come with five years of …

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Pinar Zorlutuna elected to American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows

Pinar Zorlutuna, Roth-Gibson Professor of Bioengineering and Director of the Bioengineering Program at the University of Notre Dame, has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) 2024 College of Fellows. AIMBE Fellows represent the top two percent of …

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New Bioengineering and Life Sciences (BELS) initiative at Notre Dame

The new Bioengineering and Life Sciences (BELS) initiative at the University of Notre Dame will advance human health …

Doctoral Student Meghana Remella demonstrates work on equipment in the Nanofabrication Facility in Stinson-Remick Hall of Engineering.

Engineers seek “switchable” materials to power next-generation microelectronics

Chris Hinkle is on the hunt for new materials. He needs them to power faster, smaller and more efficient chips for …

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Sunrise to sunset, new window coating blocks heat not view

Windows welcome light into interior spaces, but they also bring in unwanted heat. A new window coating blocks …

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Mark J. McCready elected fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Notre Dame Engineering’s Mark J. McCready has been elected a fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers …

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Notre Dame sends cancer research aboard the International Space Station

University of Notre Dame researchers are taking their science to space aboard NASA’s 30th SpaceX commercial resupply …

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Celebrating Women in Engineering, at Notre Dame and everywhere

In March 2024, during Women's History month, we salute the women who now make up nearly one quarter of Notre Dame …