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John Nganga

Ph.D. student receives NASA research award to design strategies to enable four-legged robots to walk alongside astronauts on other planets

John Nganga, a Notre Dame Ph.D. student in aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been awarded a 3-year NASA Space Technology Graduate Research Opportunity (NSTGRO). The award supports graduate students “who show significant potential to contribute to NASA’s goal of creating innovative …

Teagan Sweet and Frances Zengotita

Two Notre Dame graduate students receive DOE fellowships focused on clean nuclear energy

Teagan Sweet and Frances Zengotita have received graduate fellowships from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) through the Office of Nuclear Energy’s Integrated University Program. The fellowships support graduate studies, research, and an internship at a DOE National Laboratory or other …

Alexandros Taflanidis

Alexandros Taflanidis wins ASCE Huber Prize for using scientific computing to improve community resilience against hurricanes and earthquakes

Alexandros Taflanidis, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, has been awarded the 2021 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from the America Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The Huber Prize, considered the most significant mid-career research …

Paul Bohn

Paul Bohn receives the 2022 Reilley Award in Electroanalytical Chemistry

Paul Bohn, Arthur J. Schmitt Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, has been named the 2022 recipient of the Charles N. Reilley Award from the Society of Electroanalytical Chemistry (SEAC). The award is …

David Richter

David Richter named ND Engineering’s 2021 Outstanding Teacher

David Richter, associate professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences (CEEES), is the recipient of the Notre Dame College of Engineering 2021 Outstanding Teacher Award. The annual award honors an engineering faculty member, selected by engineering undergraduates, for …

Levi Hubbard

Levi Humbard wins National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

Levi Humbard, a first-year electrical engineering Ph.D. student, has won a 2021 National Defense Science and …

Diogo Bolster

Diogo Bolster to lead Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Diogo Bolster, professor and Notre Dame Chair in Hydrology, has been appointed as the Henry J. Massman Chair of the …

ASCE students holding up 1 finger on the steps in Stinson-Remick Atrium

ND students named champions of 2021 American Society of Civil Engineers Great Lakes Student Conference

The Notre Dame student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) received top honors in the 2021 ASCE …

Prof. Donny Hanjaya-Putra

Donny Hanjaya-Putra receives National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Donny Hanjaya-Putra, assistant professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has received a National Science …

Downspout on the side of Cushing Hall of Engineering

Engineering students receive 2021 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Eleven Notre Dame Engineering students and graduates received National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research …