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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


From left, Janice Quiroz Perez, director of the Engineering Career Service Center, and Fluor rep Allison Welch check out the new closet Ribbon Cut on New Fluor-Sponsored Cullen College Career Closet
April 7, 2017
Just yesterday it seemed to be an empty office space you probably ignored as you walked off the elevator on the third floor of the Cullen College of Engineering Building Two. What...
Chevron Inspires Houston-area Girls to Engineer the Future at Annual UH Event
April 6, 2017
A group of girls cheer ecstatically as they drop their carefully-engineered egg crate from a balcony of the UH Engineering building. It hits the ground with a thud and another...
Subsea Engineering Leader Joins Cullen College as Founding Director of Engineering Programs in Katy
April 5, 2017
As one of the pioneering instructors in the subsea engineering program, Phaneendra Kondapi is a familiar name at the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Now Kondapi is forging new...
Ryan Poling-Skutvik examines a nanocomposite made of polystyrene grafted to silica particles Strong as Metal, Yet Lightweight Nanocomposite Materials from the Mind of Ph.D. Student
March 30, 2017
Ryan Poling-Skutvik, a Ph.D. candidate in chemical and biomolecular engineering at the Cullen College, took first place in the graduate student poster competition at the Society...
Rawan Almallahi is packing for graduate school with a NSF fellowship in her bag NSF Graduate Research Fellow is Cullen College Senior
March 30, 2017
The chances of not winning a National Science Foundation (NSF) research fellowship are much greater than walking off with the coveted award. The odds go down substantially if you’...
Sponsor Cynthia Oliver Coleman (left) with winner Tam Nguyen Women in Engineering Become Women in Red at Spring Event
March 30, 2017
The Cullen College played host to the 3rd Women in Engineering spring event on March 8. The free event was funded by alumna Cynthia Oliver Coleman, P.E. (BSChE ’71). The event...
Faceoff: Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal and his brain control interface cap National Science Foundation Honors Scientists, like Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal, who Support Troops
March 29, 2017
In honoring scientists who support U.S. troops, the National Science Foundation (NSF) shined a light on UH Cullen College engineer Jose Contreras-Vidal for his work improving...
Konstantinos Kostarelos with his prototype that electro-kinetically removes sludge and gunk from crude oil pipes UH Engineer Creates New Technology to Keep Oil Flowing
March 28, 2017
Konstantinos Kostarelos, associate professor in petroleum engineering, is building a new device to address the issue of blockage inside crude oil pipes. It’s a big problem in the...
James can manipulate the size and position of a hologram — in this case, a three-dimensional topographic map. Photo courtesy of Evan James Senior’s Hologram Software Could be Used to Augment Reality
March 24, 2017
This article was originally published in the Daily Cougar. Please click here to read the article on the Daily Cougar website.   Wearing a bulky version of La Forge’s visor from “...
Debora Rodrigues (left) and Yandi Hu hold mesh polyamide filter they will modify to advance water purification UH Engineers Join Forces to Transform Water Purification System
March 23, 2017
When it comes to clean water, Yandi Hu and Debora Rodrigues have a thirst for it. Hu, UH assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, works with Flint, Michigan on...