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CULLEN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — April 2017

Len Trombetta UH Honors Four Cullen College Professors for Excellence in Teaching and Research
April 26, 2017
Each spring the University of Houston shines a spotlight on the faculty’s best and brightest, honoring them with teaching and research awards. This year four Cullen College of...
Charged up: Yan Yao is making better batteries Yan Yao Amps Up His Game: Becomes a Scialog Fellow
April 26, 2017
If there’s one thing Yan Yao gets a charge out of, it’s the idea of creating a better battery. The Cullen College assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering is...
UH Engineers Receive NSF Grant to Improve the ‘Internet of Things’
April 25, 2017
The National Science Foundation has awarded Cullen College’s Miao Pan, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering and Zhu Han, professor of electrical and computer...
Always a proud Cougar, William C. Miller, Jr. shows off his UH ring Remembering Proud UH Engineer William C. Miller, Jr.
April 25, 2017
UH alumnus and prominent South Texas oilman William C. Miller, Jr. (1955 BSPE) died April 16, 2017. He was 94. Miller was a lifelong supporter of the UH Cullen College of...
Winners all around at the UH-MRS symposium! UH Materials Research Society Student Chapter Hosts Campus Symposium
April 20, 2017
The University of Houston-Materials Research Society Chapter (UH-MRS) hosted its first student symposium in the main lobby of engineering building 1. At the symposium students...
Top, Karun Kumar Rao works at a battery panel. Below, he holds a solid non-liquid battery with advisors (from left) Yan Yao and Lars Grabow Ph.D. Student Studies Solid-State Batteries With Prestigious NASA Fellowship
April 20, 2017
Karun Kumar Rao, a first-year chemical engineering doctoral student in the UH Cullen College of Engineering, has been offered a place in the esteemed NASA Space Technology...
Youssef El Waziry is representing UH internationally Cullen College Grad Student Analyzes Oil Fractures, Wins SPE Best Paper Award
April 19, 2017
Petroleum engineering Ph.D. student Youssef El Waziry nabbed first place in the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Gulf Coast North America regional student paper contest and is...
Chong Dai is using chemistry to clean up the environment Environmental Graduate Student Wins Highest ACS Honor
April 18, 2017
Chong Dai, Ph.D. candidate in environmental engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, has won the American Chemical Society (ACS) Environmental Chemistry Graduate Student...
Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen University Professor of electrical and computer engineering, will head the new NSF-funded BRAIN Center Academia, Industry Collaborate on Solutions to Neural Disease, Injury
April 17, 2017
Neurological disorders like Parkinson’s, the aftermath of stroke, limb loss and paralysis significantly diminish the length and quality of life – affecting about one in six people...
Space-Savvy UH Students May Apply for Moscow Summer Intern Program
April 17, 2017
Students at the University of Houston are eligible to participate in the Moscow Summer Intern Program as part of a student initiative of the Baker Institute Space Policy Program....

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