Awards

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August Sturm named to Inter-Collegiate All-American Sailing Team

The Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) has named August Sturm (San Diego, Calif.), Junior, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering to its 2017-18 All-Academic Sailing Team. |Short Read
Evgueni Filipov

Evgueni Filipov selected to participate in the U.S. National Academy of Sciences’ Symposium

Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov was selected out of hundreds of candidates to take part in the National Academy of Sciences’ sixth annual Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium. |Short Read

Faster, cheaper gene sequencing to make healthcare more precise

Genome sequencing could be as affordable as a routine medical test with highly efficient computing.|Short Read
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PhD Student Cassandra Champagne Receives EREF Scholarship Award

PhD student receives scholarship for work in waste management and engineering.|Short Read
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Solving impossible problems

Eric Michielssen has discovered a new way to rapidly analyze electromagnetic phenomena, and it’s catching on.|Medium Read
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Deciphering GPS satellites to see inside hurricanes

To dial in on exact wind speeds, researchers needed to reverse engineering the signals from satellites.|Medium Read
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PhD Student Katherine Dowdell Selected for NWRI-Biolargo Graduate Fellowship

Katherine Dowdell received a fellowship to support her research project on optimizing filter backwashing practices to reduce pathogens in drinking water.|Short Read
Victor Li

Victor C. Li Appointed Distinguished University Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Victor C. Li was appointed the James R. Rice Distinguished University Professor of Engineering, effective September 1.|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma wins AIAA “Best Student Paper” award

Congratulations to Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma, winner of AIAA “Best Student Paper” award|Short Read
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PhD Student Matt Bartos Chosen as Beyster Fellow

Fourth year PhD candidate, Matt Bartos, chosen by College of Engineering as 2018-2019 Beyster Fellow. |Short Read
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Current and Future Aerospace Engineering students receive prestigious fellowships

Congratulations to Leanne Su, Angela Kimber, Christopher Sercel, LoriAnn Groo, and Iman Javaheri for receiving prestigious NSF and NSTRF fellowships|Short Read
Evgueni Filipov

Evgueni Filipov wins the 2018 DARPA Young Faculty Award

Assistant Professor Evgueni Filipov has been selected for the 2018 DARPA Young Faculty Award. His project will explore origami-inspired geometries that reconfigure and reconnect into micro-scale systems.|Short Read