University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering


Researchers Report High Performance Solid-State Sodium-Ion Battery
April 19, 2019
ORGANIC CATHODE OFFERS MORE RELIABLE CONTACT WITH ELECTROLYTE, A KEY TO STABILITY Solid-state sodium-ion batteries are far safer than conventional lithium-ion batteries, which...
Hadi Ghasemi, Bill D. Cook Assistant Professor of mechanical engineering, is renowned for his work involving innovative materials and icephobicity Cullen College Faculty Win UH Research Awards
April 17, 2019
Ghasemi and Vekilov in the Spotlight   Two Cullen College of Engineering faculty won the University of Houston’s Awards for Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Creative...
Students are building a robotic car capable of traveling up to 10 mph as part of the project. Could Robots Make a Documentary about a 5K Race?
April 16, 2019
UH-Led Project Focuses on Training Robots to Observe and Make Decisions   A 5K race can offer both victory and heartbreak, but capturing those moments on video requires both...
Yi-Lung Mo, professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, won a prestigious 2019 John and Rebecca Moores Professorship. UH Honors Cullen College Professors With Awards
April 12, 2019
Yi-Lung Mo Wins Prestigious John and Rebecca Moores Professorship   Each spring, the University of Houston recognizes the best and brightest faculty members, honoring them with...
B cells are lymphocytes, or white blood cells, that make protein antibodies that attack a patient’s healthy proteins in patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Photo courtesy: GettyImages Getting Closer: Finding Out Why the Immune System Attacks Itself
April 11, 2019
B Cells Gone Bad Could be the Culprit in Rheumatoid Arthritis   Biomolecular researcher Navin Varadarajan recently published in Arthritis & Rheumatology journal a first-of-...
Photos: 2019 Chevron Girls Engineering the Future at UH Cullen College
April 10, 2019
On Saturday, March 30, the hallways and classrooms in the UH Cullen College of Engineering buzzed with excitement as a thousand Houston- area girls attended the fourth annual “...
Discoveries made by NAI fellows have generated over $1.6 trillion in revenue University of Houston to Host Inventors Meeting
April 9, 2019
National Academy of Inventors Will Be in Houston April 10-11   The University of Houston will host the eighth annual meeting of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The...
UH NSBE Alumni to Share Industry Insights With Students
April 8, 2019
The UH chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is bringing together UH NSBE alumni and current student members for an information session, titled “NSBE Guy and...
Researchers from the University of Houston and Baylor College of Medicine are developing a new technology to allow simultaneous imaging of both embryonic structural development and the molecular underpinnings that occur in the developing circulatory system. Imaging Technology Will Offer New Clues to Embryonic Development
April 8, 2019
Better Understanding Could Lead to New Prevention and Treatment for Birth Defects   Soon after conception, an embryo’s circulatory system connects to that of its mother....
Photos: ECS Spring 2019 Poster Competition
April 5, 2019
The UH Electrochemical Society student chapter (UH ECS) hosted their Spring 2019 Poster Competition on Friday, March 29 in the Engineering Commons. The student organization...