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Archived News — December 2018

Researchers from the University of Houston and the Toyota Research Institute of America have discovered a promising new version of high-energy magnesium batteries. Photo: Getty Images Lean Electrolyte Design is a Game-Changer for Magnesium Batteries
December 21, 2018
Chloride-Free Electrolyte and Organic Cathode Boosted Energy Density, Stability   Researchers from the University of Houston and the Toyota Research Institute of America have...
Photos: UH Engineering Celebrates More Than 400 Graduates at Fall 2018 Commencement
December 19, 2018
The UH Cullen College celebrated the graduation of more than 400 engineers at the fall 2018 commencement ceremony on Thursday, December 13, hosted at the NRG Arena. The proud...
Venkat Selvamanickam, M.D. Anderson Chair professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Houston,  is one of the world’s leading experts on innovative manufacturing technologies related to superconductors. UH Superconductor Expert & Alum Elevated to IEEE Fellow
December 18, 2018
Venkat Selvamanickam, M.D. Anderson Chair professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Houston, has been named a 2019 Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and...
Jose Contreras-Vidal, a UH researcher, in discussion with a dancer for his "Brain on Art" research. World-Renowned Brain-Machine Interface Expert Named IEEE Fellow
December 13, 2018
UH Engineer Contreras-Vidal Recognized for Research to Help Patients Regain Mobility Jose Luis “Pepe” Contreras-Vidal, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen distinguished professor...
The mission of the BRAIN center – led by UH Professor Jose Luis Contreras-Vidal and ASU Professor Marco Santello –  is to develop safe, effective and affordable personalized neurotechnologies. Celebrating the Mind: BRAIN Meeting to Showcase Advances in Neurotechnologies
December 6, 2018
The Building Reliable Advancements in Neurotechnology (BRAIN) Center, an Industry-University Cooperative Research Center (IUCRC) dedicated to bringing new neurotechnologies and...
UH Professor Kaushik Rajashekara discusses the real possibilities of flying cars. Podcast on Flying Cars Features National Academy of Engineering Member and UH Professor Kaushik Rajashekara
December 6, 2018
Seeking Delphi, a podcast dedicated to futurist issues, recently released episode No. 27 titled “Future of Driving Part 2, Flying Cars with Kaushik Rajashekara.” “Whenever I’m in...
Badri Roysam, professor and department chairman of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering Electrical & Computer Engineering Chairman Elected to AIMBE’s Elite College of Fellows
December 4, 2018
Badri Roysam recognized for his groundbreaking research   Badri Roysam, professor and department chairman of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of...