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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


Chair of Petroleum Engineering Offers Advice in Online Industry Magazine
August 18, 2017
Professor Mohamed Soliman, chair of the Cullen College department of petroleum engineering, is featured in, a leading resource for news about the oil and gas industry...
Cullen College Recruits Leading Researcher In Gynecological Cancers
August 18, 2017
The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas has awarded UH $2 million to recruit cancer researcher Rohith Reddy, who focuses on next-generation technologies for...
Peter Vekilov, center, with Jeffrey Rimer, left, and Jeremy Palmer, right, in front of the big guns - the atomic force microscopes, NSF Asks UH Engineer to Grow Better Crystals
August 17, 2017
The National Science Foundation has awarded $510,000 to Peter Vekilov, John and Rebecca Moores Professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering and chemistry, to conduct the...
Daniel Araya, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, demonstrates how his wind tunnel can generate electricity. Photo courtesy of Michael Ciaglo, Houston Chronicle Staff Is Houston Missing the Next Energy Wave? Houston Chronicle Features the UH Engineers Who Are On the Case
August 15, 2017
Clean energy research in the UH Cullen College of Engineering was the subject of a front page story in last Sunday's Houston Chronicle, which explores why the city of Houston is...
Eric Ayanegui proudly shows off his UH class ring at the Cintas facility in Houston. IE Alumnus Eric Ayanegui Engineers Safety, Reliability and Lifelong Relationships
August 11, 2017
It was 1995 and Eric Ayanegui (BSIE ’95) was an industrial engineering undergraduate student at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering. He found himself in...
The crystal clear award winner Jeffrey Rimer Expert in Crystallization and Advancing Cures for Kidney Stones, UH Engineer Wins Awards
August 7, 2017
The scientist who made the first advancement in the treatment of kidney stones in three decades, Jeffrey Rimer, Ernest J. and Barbara M. Henley Associate Professor of chemical and...
Harvesting Earthquake Fault Slip From Laser Images of Napa's Vineyards
July 31, 2017
UH civil and environmental engineering Professor Craig Glennie assisted in a new U.S. Geological Survey-led study that finds deformation below the Earth’s surface caused by...
UH Power program in the hands of the electrifying Kaushik Rajashekara The Man Who Helped Plug in Commercial Electric Cars is Plugging Away at the UH Power Program
July 28, 2017
There are many ways to describe electrical and computer engineering Professor Kaushik Rajashekara, who heads the Cullen College power and energy systems program and is director of...
More than just playing with rocks: Egor Dontsov with some shale Egor Dontsov: Tips for the Fracking Industry
July 28, 2017
In the world of hydraulic fracturing, where subterranean fractures are forced open to extract oil or gas, much is done before the drill meets the earth. Research to pinpoint the...
Award winner at the conference: Sara Pouladi (2nd from left) with (from left) Thomas Vandervelde of Tufts University, Emily Warren of National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Kyle Montgomery of the Air Force Research Laboratory Materials Science and Engineering Ph.D. Student Brings Home Poster Prize
July 28, 2017
Doctoral candidate Sara Pouladi won the Best Poster Award for her work on thin film solar cells at the 44th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference in Washington D.C. Titled “...