University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — November 2015

THECB Approves Petroleum Engineering Department at UH
November 30, 2015
Earlier this month, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved the establishment of the Department of Petroleum Engineering within the UH Cullen College of Engineering...
Doctoral Student Wins Young Investigator Award at Affinity 2015
November 25, 2015
Andrew Paterson, a chemical engineering doctoral student at UH Cullen College of Engineering, won the Young Investigator Award at Affinity 2015, a conference of the International...
PHOTOS: 2015 ECE Alumni Mixer
November 23, 2015
The Cullen College’s Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department held its annual alumni mixer last week at Saint Arnold Brewing Company, Houston’s oldest craft brewery....
SICSA Reception PHOTOS: SICSA Reception
November 19, 2015
On Wednesday, November 18, the University of Houston’s Sasakawa International Center for Space Architecture (SICSA) hosted an invitation-only reception that brought together...
NSF Website Features UH Professor’s Research on Neuroaesthetics
November 18, 2015
The National Science Foundation (NSF) published an article and video online about research conducted by Jose Luis “Pepe” Contreras-Vidal, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen...
Engineering Students Selected as GRaSP Day Finalists
November 16, 2015
The University of Houston’s Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects (GRaSP) Day offers students the opportunity to network and introduce their research to a wide audience...
Professor Elected Optical Society Fellow
November 13, 2015
Kirill Larin, professor and director of the biomedical engineering graduate program at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, was recently elected a Fellow of The Optical Society,...
More Texas Teens Want to be Engineers When They Grow Up
November 12, 2015
A whopping 13 percent of Texas teens who took the 2015 SAT test indicated that they intended to study engineering in college. Engineering was listed as the second-most popular...
ECE Chair Publishes Op-Ed on the Future of the Field in National Association Publication
November 12, 2015
Badri Roysam, professor and chair of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, was recently elected editor-in-chief of the ECE Source, a...
Dean Honors Two Organizations with Induction into the Bridgebuilder Society
November 11, 2015
At the Engineering Leadership Board (ELB) dinner on November 5, two organizations were honored with induction into the Bridgebuilder Society for the Cullen College of Engineering...