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Archived News — January 2019

Konstantinos Kostarelos, an associate professor of petroleum engineering, with two graduate students (Pushpesh Sharma in the center, Parth Jain to the left) in his Subsurface Research Lab. UH Petroleum Engineering Program Receives Specialty Equipment Donation
January 31, 2019
Chevron Gift to Help Research, Prepare Students for Jobs   Scientific research takes time and involves a lot of specialized equipment that come with hefty price tags....
Joshua Frenchwood, an electrical engineering junior at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, wins a 2019 BEYA Student Leadership Award. Cullen College Junior Wins Student Leadership Award for the 2019 BEYA STEM Conference
January 30, 2019
Joshua Frenchwood, an electrical engineering junior at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, won a Student Leadership Award from the Career Communications Group Inc. and the Black...
Stuart Long, UH professor of electrical and computer engineering, with a TSA handler and his passenger-screening canine. Frequent-Flying UH Professor Helps Dogs Detect Explosives
January 16, 2019
TSA Seeking Volunteers to Test Bomb-Sniffing Dogs at Hobby UH Cullen College of Engineering professor Stuart Long, a frequent flyer and dog lover, has found the perfect way to...
A brain-skull cap is a non-invasive way to collect data on brain activity. Your Brain on Wine and on Stage: Experts Look at the Neuroscience
January 15, 2019
Wine has been around for millennia. Now engineers and wine experts at the University of Houston are teaming up to better understand how aroma, taste, color and other factors...
Researchers led by Hadi Ghasemi, Bill D. Cook Assistant Professor of mechanical engineering at UH, have created a durable silicone polymer coating capable of repelling ice from any surface. UH Researchers Report Breakthrough in Ice-Repelling Materials
January 14, 2019
Work Has Implications for Aircraft, Power Transmission Lines and More   Icy weather is blamed for multibillion dollar losses every year in the United States, including delays...
Hien Van Nguyen, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering UH Research on Machine Learning Algorithms for Medical Diagnosis Featured on CCC’s “Great Innovative Ideas” Series
January 8, 2019
The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) of the Computing Research Association recently highlighted research conducted by Hien Van Nguyen – assistant professor of electrical and...
Zhu Han, John and Rebecca Moores professor of electrical and computer engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Two UH Cullen College Engineers Among Most Cited Researchers in the World
January 2, 2019
Two Cullen College of Engineering professors at the University of Houston – Zhu Han, John and Rebecca Moores professor of electrical and computer engineering, with expertise in...