University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — August 2012

Rimer With Another Win, Cullen College Goes Six for Six in 2012 CAREER Awards
August 23, 2012
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has put up a perfect record in the 2012 CAREER Award grant competition, with all six of its applicants receiving the honor...
Torres Engineering Research Gives Undergrads an Academic Boost
August 22, 2012
For undergraduates seeking an enriched academic experience, spending a summer conducting research opens a world of opportunities. Students from the University of Houston Cullen...
Grabow Catalysis Research Could Drive Down Biofuel Costs
August 15, 2012
While the benefits of biofuels are clear, the economics of their production hinder their widespread use. A professor with the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering,...
Liu Cooling System Research Wins NSF Support
August 13, 2012
It sounds like the setup to a bad joke: How many engineers does it take to boil water? Actually, to do so as efficiently as possible, it takes two (plus their research teams). The...
Witte Longtime Mechanical Engineering Professor Larry Witte Retires
August 10, 2012
Friends and colleagues gathered to honor Professor Larry Witte at a reception this month, celebrating his exemplary career of 45 years at the University of Houston. Witte joined...
Wilton ECE Professor Donald Wilton Retires
August 6, 2012
The UH Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering gathered to honor Professor Donald Wilton at a retirement reception this month. Wilton joined the Cullen College of...