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Archived News — April 2018

PROMES Celebrates its 40th Annual Banquet
April 19, 2018
The Program for Mastery of Engineering Studies (PROMES) held its 40th annual banquet on Thursday, April 12, celebrating the students, faculty, staff, alumni and donors of the...
Researchers Design ‘Soft’ Robots that Can Move on Their Own
April 18, 2018
Robots Could be Used in Medicine, Rescue and Defense   If Star Wars’ R2-D2 is your idea of a robot, think again. Researchers led by a University of Houston engineer have...
Benton F. Baugh Cullen College Announces 2018 EAA Gala Honorees
April 16, 2018
The 2018 UH Cullen College of Engineering Alumni Awards Gala will be held at the Bayou City Event Center on Thursday, June 7. The annual event, hosted by the Engineering Alumni...
Over 100 High School Seniors visit the UH Cullen College on Saturday, April 7 Cullen College Hosts April Recruiting Event for Future Engineers
April 13, 2018
The Engineering Commons was buzzing on Saturday, April 7 as the UH Cullen College welcomed over 100 high school seniors and their families to the New Student Welcome Event....
Zhu Han, a UH engineering professor, is working on a $7.5 million DoD grant project using game theory to analyze and influence social behavior. UH Engineer Part of Team Awarded $7.5 Million MURI Grant to Analyze Social Behavior and Predict Outcomes
April 12, 2018
It’s no secret that data is everywhere today – endless streams of information are constantly being collected through our smartphones and mobile devices, by sensors placed on...
Distinguished chemical engineer and BASF executive Heidi Alderman will serve as the spring 2018 commencement speaker for the UH Cullen College of Engineering. BASF Executive Heidi Alderman to be UH Cullen College 2018 Commencement Speaker
April 10, 2018
Distinguished chemical engineer and BASF executive Heidi Alderman will be the featured speaker at the UH Cullen College of Engineering 2018 commencement on Friday, May 11....
University of Houston chemical and biomolecular engineering researcher Mehmet Orman is investigating bacterial cells, called persisters, that won’t die when antibiotics hit them. Researcher Takes New Approach to Antibiotic Tolerance
April 4, 2018
Wins National Award to Further Research   With a perfect score on his research proposal, chemical and biomolecular engineering researcher Mehmet Orman received the National...
Venkat Selvamanickam, MD Anderson Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Houston Researchers Seek to Improve Quality Control for Nanomanufacturing
April 3, 2018
New Monitoring Tool Would Be Able To Detect Imperfections Almost Instantaneously Researchers from the University of Houston are developing a new quality control tool for...