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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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Engineering Professor Publishes Three Papers Related to Harvesting Low-grade Heat Energy
December 18, 2014
The concept of power generation is conversion of heat to electricity, which is the prime form of energy. Until recently, the only methods available to harvest low-grade heat (<...
Two UH Scientists Named to National Academy of Inventors
December 16, 2014
Two University of Houston faculty members have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors for their contributions to scientific and technological innovation. The new...
First Issue of IE Optimum Magazine Now Available!

December 11, 2014
The UH Cullen College of Engineering is pleased to announce the first-ever issue of Optimum Magazine, a publication devoted to news and updates from the industrial engineering...
Professor Publishes Paper on Polymers with High Thermal Conductivity
December 5, 2014
Expensive and weighty metals play crucial roles in heat transfer applications because of their high thermal conductivity. For example, cases for cellular phones and some other...
BME Fellow Attends Synthetic Biology Course
December 2, 2014
The department of biomedical engineering at the Cullen College regularly produces students who travel all over the world in the name of academia. Komal Rasaputra, post-doctoral...
Houston has long-since been a hub for many specialized oil and gas industries. Houston Chronicle: Shale Boom Requires Specialized Engineers
December 1, 2014
With the shale industry in the United States growing every day, specialized engineers are more in demand than ever. According to a new article in the Houston Chronicle, job...
EAA Past President Elected to UHAA Board of Directors
November 20, 2014
A distinguished member of the Cullen College community has been granted the opportunity to make her mark on a new alumni board – this time, at the university-wide level. Cynthia...
Petroleum Engineering Professor Wins SPE Innovative Teaching Award
November 20, 2014
Christine Ehlig-Economides joined the UH Cullen College of Engineering this fall as the William C. Miller Endowed Chair Professor of petroleum engineering – and her reputation as...
PHOTOS: Engineering Leadership Board Dinner
November 19, 2014
The Cullen College’s Engineering Leadership Board (ELB) met for their annual fall gathering this month, beginning with the Fall 2014 ELB reception and dinner at the Petroleum Club...
A Bittersweet Goodbye: College’s Research Manager Retires
November 19, 2014
After more than six years of service, Gerri Hamlett, college research manager and representative for the office of contracts and grants, is retiring from the University of Houston...