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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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Professor and Student Commercialize Smartphone-Based Rapid Diagnostic Tests With NSF I-CORPS Award
September 9, 2014
A professor and doctoral student in the chemical and biomolecular engineering department at the UH Cullen College of Engineering have won the National Science Foundation’s...
Professor Teams Up With Local Artist to Study Aesthetic Experiences in the Brain
September 8, 2014
It’s rare to find science and art so inextricably tied together. It’s rarer still to find yourself playing the role of scientist, artist and art observer all at the same time. But...
New ADVANCE Center Makes Headlines on ABC 13
September 5, 2014
The University of Houston’s new Center for ADVANCING UH Faculty Success is still in the early stages of creation, but it’s already receiving local media attention for its...
Rigzone Spotlights UH Subsea Program, Global Subsea University Alliance
September 5, 2014
In what seems to be a never-ending stream of attention, Rigzone spotlighted the Cullen College of Engineering’s Subsea Engineering program in an article this week called “UH Takes...
Fontaine Wilson assists a student on a project explaining the petroleum engineering discipline. (photo by Felipe Ponte) Society for Women Engineers Travels to Brazil for 'One Day in Engineering'
September 5, 2014
The Society for Women Engineers (SWE) once again travelled to Teresopolis, Brazil this summer for “One Day in Engineering” (“Um Dia na Engenharia”), an outreach event organized by...
Lars Grabow Secrets Behind Gold's Unexpected Oxidation Uncovered by Chemical Engineering Professor and Student
September 4, 2014
Perhaps one of the most desirable qualities of gold – especially to those wearing it as jewelry – is its ability to hold onto its bright, shining glow. Gold can resist rusting and...
Zerda embraces John Matthews, PROMES Program Manager PHOTOS: Cullen College Bids Farewell to Long-Time PROMES Director
September 4, 2014
Long time PROMES director Kathy Zerda passed the reigns last Friday to Diana de la Rosa-Pohl, and students, staff and faculty gathered to wish her well in retirement. Zerda...
Abby Zinecker SURF Program Provides Undergrad Researchers 'Enlightening' Experience
September 3, 2014
As a Tier One research university, the University of Houston places a strong emphasis on research in and out of the classroom. But for undergraduate students, hands-on laboratory...
Roberto Ballarini, Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Cullen College Welcomes Roberto Ballarini as Civil Engineering Department Chair
September 3, 2014
The UH Cullen College of Engineering is proud to welcome Roberto Ballarini as the new Chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. Ballarini comes to UH from the...
Chemical Engineering Researcher Wins Grant to Develop Plant-Based Materials for Wind Turbines
September 2, 2014
Megan Robertson, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering, has won a $100,000, two-year Norman...