University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — May 2016

Straight From The Movies: Space Architecture Program Goes to Extremes
May 31, 2016
Editor's Note: This article was originally published in the Spring 2016 issue of UH Magazine. The nation’s space shuttles may be in museums, Constellation Program cancelled and...
Doctoral Student Earns Robert J. Melosh Medal for Computational Mechanics Research
May 31, 2016
A civil and environmental engineering student from the UH Cullen College of Engineering was recently awarded the Robert J. Melosh Medal for his doctoral dissertation in the area...
Cullen College Robotics Teams Place at IEEE Regional Robotics Competition
May 31, 2016
In April, two Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) undergraduate robotics teams from the UH Cullen College of Engineering’s electrical and computer engineering...
UH Researcher Recognized for Work in Clean Energy
May 26, 2016
Debora Rodrigues, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, has received the 2016 Clean Energy Education and Empowerment...
Hitting the Target: Industrial Engineering Professors Earn Grant to Improve Proton Therapy for Cancer
May 26, 2016
Two industrial engineering professors at the UH Cullen College of Engineering received a grant from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to optimize the...
PHOTOS: 2016 Spring Convocation and Graduation
May 26, 2016
The spring 2016 Cullen College of Engineering Convocation took place on Friday, May 13 at the Hofheinz Pavilion. Immediately following the ceremony, a reception for Cullen College...
Chemical Engineering Professor Honored with Owens Corning Early Career Award
May 24, 2016
Jeffrey Rimer, Ernest J. and Barbara M. Henley Associate Professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the Cullen College, received the 2016 Owens Corning Early Career...
PHOTOS: 12th Annual Graduate Research and Capstone Design Conference
May 23, 2016
The UH department of electrical and computer engineering hosted the Graduate Research and Capstone Design Conference (GRC/CDC) on April 29th at the UH Hilton. The day-long event...
UH Professor Set to Meet with Congress about National Robotics Initiative
May 23, 2016
A robotics expert with the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering will meet with members of Congress and other scientists next month to discuss the National Science...
Cullen College Engineers Discover Innovative Method to Destroy Bacteria
May 11, 2016
Researchers at the Cullen College of Engineering have discovered an innovative method for destroying bacteria in a matter of seconds by using light to heat highly porous gold...