University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — December 2011

The RoboShasta project team RoboShasta 2.0 Debuts at Cullen College
December 19, 2011
A team of Cullen College engineering students presented their senior design project this month, unveiling the next-generation RoboShasta, a UH mascot "bot." The semester-long...
Contreras-Vidal ECE Department Welcomes Contreras-Vidal, Brain-Machine Interface Researcher
December 13, 2011
The Cullen College of Engineering’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has welcomed Jose Luis 'Pepe' Contreras-Vidal as its newest faculty member. Contreras-...
Chen Professor Wins Grant to Improve Online Security
December 12, 2011
The days of worrying whether it’s safe to pay a bill online may soon be over. Such encrypted transmissions could end up immune to hackers thanks in part to the efforts to Yuhua...
Ghazzaly Longtime Civil Engineering Professor Osman Ghazzaly Retires
December 7, 2011
In honor of an illustrious career spanning decades, colleagues, students, friends and family of Osman Ghazzaly gathered to celebrate his achievements on Saturday, December 3 at...
Gifford UH Department of Biomedical Engineering Welcomes New Faculty Member
December 5, 2011
Associate Professor Howard Gifford joins the UH Department of Biomedical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. His research focuses on the medical...