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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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Magnesium-ion Batteries in the Fast Lane
March 26, 2015
Yan Yao, assistant professor in the Cullen College’s electrical and computer engineering department, is developing alternatives to popular lithium-ion batteries, which are used to...
Professor Theorizes About Formation of Lava Beds on the Moon
March 24, 2015
A familiar face on the lunar surface, commonly called the “man in the Moon,” has inspired superstition and myth for generations on Earth, but scientists have concerned themselves...
Professor’s PNAS Article Gives New Insight Into the Role of Proteins in Executing Transport in Biological Cells
March 12, 2015
Ashutosh Agrawal, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, has published a paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of...
Annual IEEE Chili Cook Off Heats Up on March 12
March 11, 2015
Engineers are typically known for their intellectual talents and abilities, but on Thursday they’ll be showing off a different set of skills. Every year, Cullen College students,...
Professor Develops Stronger Material for Spacecraft Construction
March 11, 2015
In the absence of materials that could withstand extreme heat generated by high speeds upon reentry to Earth’s atmosphere, engineers have designed blunt-edged spacecraft to slow...
PHOTOS: Out of the Darkness Walk
March 10, 2015
In a show of campus-wide solidarity against the stigmas surrounding mental illness, nearly 300 participants raised over $17,000 for the sixth annual Out of the Darkness campus...
UH Researchers Help Uncover Further Evidence of an Ancient Culture in Honduran Jungle
March 6, 2015
A scientist with the National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM) at the University of Houston was part of the first expedition to a remote area of the Honduran rain forest...
Civil Engineering Ph.D. Earns DOE Research Award
March 5, 2015
Later this year, civil engineering Ph.D. student Justin Chang's educational career will receive a boost in the form of funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of...
Center for Innovative Grouting Materials & Technology Annual Conference on March 6 at UH Hilton
March 5, 2015
The Center for Innovative Grouting Materials & Technology (CIGMAT) will hold its annual conference this Friday, March 6 at the UH Hilton. The theme of this year’s conference...
Register Now for the Annual UH Engineering Golf Tournament!
March 5, 2015
At the Cullen College of Engineering, the arrival of spring serves as a reminder of the upcoming UH Engineering Golf Tournament. This year, the 26th annual tournament will tee off...