University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Archived News — October 2018

Kyoseung Sim, a Cullen College of Engineering alumnus, with his award winning poster. Wearable Human Machine Interface Device Wins Big at 2018 Materials Today Conference
October 31, 2018
Materials Science Postdoc Takes Home Top Poster Prize   A postdoctoral researcher working on soft functional electronic human machine interfacing (HMI) devices with the Yu...
Photos: Fall 2018 Rockwell Lecture Series Kicks Off With John Crittenden
October 29, 2018
The UH Cullen College of Engineering’s Rockwell Lecture Series kicked off this fall with distinguished speaker John Crittenden, member of the National Academy of Engineering and...
Anestis “Andy” Veletsos, a distinguished adjunct professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Cullen Colleges Mourns Andy Veletsos, National Academy of Engineering Member and UH Professor
October 29, 2018
Anestis “Andy” Veletsos, a National Academy of Engineering member and an internationally renowned educator, died last week. He was a distinguished adjunct professor of civil and...
Ali Slim, a UH doctoral student, wins Best Poster Award at the Society of Rheology meeting. Chemical Engineering Ph.D. Student Wins First Place at Society of Rheology Annual Meeting
October 25, 2018
A multitude of everyday products – ranging from cosmetics and shampoo to computers and furniture – are made of composite materials. Composites are made by combining two or more...
Student researcher presented their work at the 2018 UH REU Poster Session to students and faculty Undergrads From Across the Country Work As UH Engineering Researchers Over Summer
October 23, 2018
UH Cullen College’s REU Programs Focus on Materials Science, Neurotechnologies   For 10 weeks over the summer, undergraduate students from across the U.S. became bonafide...
UH civil engineering program makes the 2019 Best Online Colleges list. Bang for Your Buck: Three UH Engineering Online Master’s Programs Ranked Among Top in Nation for Return on Investment
October 17, 2018
Three online master’s programs in the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering were recognized for providing high return on investment and best value in the 2019 Best...
Stanko Brankovic, a UH researcher, guest edits a special issue of the The Electrochemical Society Interface. UH ECE Professor Guest Edits Special Issue of Electrochemical Journal
October 16, 2018
Stanko Brankovic, professor of electric and computer engineering and chemical and biomolecular engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, served as a guest editor for a...
Phaneendra "Phani" Kondapi brings a unique and invaluable skillset to his roles as founding director of the UH engineering programs at Katy and director of the UH subsea engineering program. Building the UH Engineering Legacy at Katy: From Foundation to New Heights
October 15, 2018
Q & A With Founding Director Phaneendra Kondapi   Plans for the Cullen College of Engineering to expand into the Katy area grow more concrete each day as the construction of...
UH Engineer's Batteries Among NASA iTech Cycle 3 Top 10 Finalists UH Startup Exostretch Powers to Top Ten Finalist Position with Battery of the Future
October 12, 2018
Haleh Ardebili’s flexible, bendable and stretchable batteries powered through the competition at the NASA iTech Cycle 3 and earned a space among the top ten finalists. NASA iTech...
Stanko Brankovic and Lars Grabow, two UH Cullen College of Engineering professors, accept the STS-AIChE Best Fundamental Paper Award. Paper Outlining Fuel Cell Discovery Wins AIChE Best Fundamental Paper Award
October 10, 2018
Cullen College engineering professors collaborate to solve monolayer catalyst mystery   The South Texas Section (STS) of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)...