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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, 4722 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering


Christine Ehlig-Economides Chairs TAMEST Shale Task Force on Environmental and Community Impacts of Shale Development in Texas
June 22, 2017
The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST) released findings Monday from its Shale Task Force, chaired by UH petroleum engineering professor and National...
Andrea Prosperetti with one his many accomplishments Cullen College Engineer Wins International Acclaim From Organization Whose Early Membership Included Galileo
June 21, 2017
For much of his career, Andrea Prosperetti has been called “Mr. Bubble” by his students for his intense focus on multiphase flows including bubble dynamics and cavitation, the...
The winning team: (l-r) Masoud Barati, Saeedeh Abbasi, Gino Lim Taking The Reins of Power (Over Power) Wins Best Paper Award for Cullen College Team
June 19, 2017
Whether you’ve suffered through a major Houston hurricane, flood event or momentary glitch in the power grid, no doubt you understand the severity of a power blackout. And lest...
Yan Yao's Discovery Could Benefit Renewable Energy, Transportation, Personal Electronics Inexpensive Organic Material Gives Safe Batteries a Longer Life
June 19, 2017
Modern batteries power everything from cars to cell phones, but they are far from perfect – they catch fire, they perform poorly in cold weather and they have relatively short...
2017 UH Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala Photos and Videos: 2017 EAA Gala
June 16, 2017
The 2017 UH Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala was held at the Bayou City Event Center on Thursday, June 8, 2017. The annual event, hosted by the Engineering...
Two Prestigious Catalysis Journals Elect Lars Grabow as Advisory Board Member
June 16, 2017
In the field of catalysis, which uses one material to initiate or speed up a chemical reaction, there are few researchers in the world as well-known or respected as Lars Grabow....
Satellite image of Hurricane Katrina, Courtesy of NASA UH Engineer to Host Conference on Hurricane and Disaster Preparation and Recovery
June 16, 2017
The Gulf Coast has been spared a major hurricane in the past few years, but as most Houstonians know all-too-well, the wrath of Mother Nature is never far away. That’s why...
Ph.D. Student Presents Energy Harvesting Research at NASA
June 8, 2017
It’s hard to imagine a world where you don’t have to worry about charging your cell phone or changing the batteries in your smoke detector. According to electrical and computer...
ECE Students Place Second at NASA Swarmathon Competition
June 7, 2017
Last April a team of four undergraduate students from the UH Cullen College of Engineering’s electrical and computer engineering (ECE) department competed in the 2017 NASA...
New Cullen College Engineering Programs Director Honored With Dual Awards From SPE
June 6, 2017
Even among the largest oil and gas organization serving managers, engineers, scientists and other professionals worldwide, Phaneendra Kondapi stands out. The Society of Petroleum...