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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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Email: info [at] egr [dot] uh [dot] edu


In addition to Energy Day, UH Engineering participates in many outreach activities throughout the year, like subsea engineering's "Passport to UH" event seen here. Houston Energy Day Festival Sparks Interest in STEM
October 31, 2014
When it comes to getting today’s youth involved in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), hands-on experience is key. With this in mind, the Houston Energy Day...
PHOTOS: 12th Annual Civil Engineering Luncheon
October 31, 2014
Hundreds of civil and environmental engineers gathered for lunch in Houston this month to celebrate one thing they all have in common: a civil engineering degree from the...
VIDEO: "Engauge" Halloween
October 31, 2014
The curriculum at the Cullen College of Engineering is challenging to say the least, but that doesn’t mean engineering students at the University of Houston don’t have fun! The...
Vorontsova with her winning poster. Ph.D. Student Wins Poster Award at Gravitational and Space Research Meeting
October 30, 2014
Last week, a chemical and biomolecular engineering Ph.D. student from the Cullen College of Engineering was awarded best poster at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Society...
UH Researcher Wins $1.5 Million Federal Solar Energy Award
October 28, 2014
A University of Houston researcher is trying a novel approach to create high efficiency, low cost solar cells in an effort to bring the cost down to that of traditional...
Conference selects post-doc’s paper on tuberculosis granulomas
October 23, 2014
Tuberculosis granulomas, which are collections of immune cells and bacteria, can aggregate in the human lung when people inhale Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the harmful bacteria...
Zerda (center) at her surprise retirement party in August 2014. UH Suicide Prevention Walk Highlighted by Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Newspaper
October 22, 2014
Kathy Zerda recently retired from her position at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, but the former PROMES director is still making a difference in her community through her...
PROMES 40th Anniversary Endowment Fully Funded
October 21, 2014
The “40th Anniversary PROMES/Shell Engineering Retirees Scholarship Endowments in Honor of Dr. Gerhard Paskusz and Dr. Katherine S. Zerda” in the amount of $40,000 was announced...
Filtration Research Ramps Up as Sources for Quality Water Worsen
October 17, 2014
Few Houstonians wake each morning concerned that the clean water that pours from their faucets could run dry, but some residents who live several hours north of Houston in Foss,...
University of Houston Receives IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing
October 15, 2014
University of Houston Receives IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and ComputingAward Marks Site of 1987 Discovery of High Temperature Superconductivity On November 17, the...