University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — July 2015

UH Research & Innovation Magazine Now Available
July 28, 2015
The 2015 Research & Innovation magazine exemplifies the University of Houston’s revolutionary scientific discoveries, scholarship and ingenuity. In this issue you will read...
Jonathan Claydon Mechanical Engineering Alumnus Honored with Presidential Teaching Award
July 28, 2015
Mechanical engineering alumnus Jonathan Claydon was recently recognized as a state finalist for the 2015 Texas Presidential Awards for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching (...
UH Forum to Consider Offshore Safety, Environmental Practices
July 24, 2015
Representatives from industry, academia, government and nongovernmental organizations will meet Wednesday when the Ocean Energy Safety Institute hosts a forum on “Taking Safety...
UH Receives $54 Million in Construction Bonds to Expand in Sugar Land
July 24, 2015
State leaders have paved the way for new construction at UH Sugar Land (UHSL), a campus of the University of Houston. UHSL received a $54 million allocation in HB100, which the...
UH Engineering Professors Offer Unique Research Experiences to Undergrads
July 17, 2015
UH Cullen College of Engineering professors are known for offering undergraduate students unique opportunities to get involved in high-level research projects. One such...
Houston Matters Interviews UH Engineer Using Lasers to Discover Ancient Civilization
July 14, 2015
The National Public Radio’s Houston Matters recently interviewed the University of Houston’s Dr. Ramesh Shrestha, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor of civil...
Engineering Students Now Have Seamless Transfer Option With UH
July 13, 2015
Beginning this Fall, San Jacinto College students will be eligible for a seamless transfer into the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering. San Jacinto College has...
G.R.A.D.E. Camp Redefines STEM Field Roles
July 13, 2015
Engineering and computer science professions attract fewer women than other STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields in the United States. For more than a...
Chairman of ECE Industry Advisory Board Talks Advice for Engineering Students
July 9, 2015
Doug Verret is a high school physics and math teacher turned university physics professor turned tech industry engineer. In his over three decades of experience working in...
Journal Cover Features UH Bioartificial Heart Research
July 2, 2015
Heart failure remains a major epidemic in today’s society, which makes development of novel treatment strategies critical. In cases of end stage heart failure, heart...