Archived News — December 2019

Daniel Ajuzie, a biomedical engineering doctoral student at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, presented a poster at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ inaugural AfroBiotech Conference 2019. UH Biomedical Engineering Student Wins NSF Grant to Present Research At AfroBiotech Conference
December 19, 2019
Daniel Ajuzie, a biomedical engineering doctoral student at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, presented a poster at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers’ inaugural...
Stanko Brankovic, a globally-renowned electrodeposition authority at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, and Robles Hernández, an associate professor at the UH College of Technology have teamed up for the Semiconductor Research Corp.– funded new materials research project. UH Researchers Win Grant to Create Superior Class of Magnetic Materials
December 19, 2019
The Semiconductor Research Corp. awarded a three-year, $240,000 grant to University of Houston researchers to design a new electrodeposition process and solution to create a new...
Hamid Fekri Azgomi, an electrical engineering doctoral student the UH Cullen College of Engineering, presented at the 53rd IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers. UH Engineering State-Space Estimation Course Projects Presented At Two IEEE Conferences
December 18, 2019
Dilranjan Wickramasuriya and Hamid Fekri Azgomi, doctoral students of Rose Faghih, assistant professor of electrical engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, made...
Nhung Nguyen, a junior majoring in petroleum engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, is one of 100 students chosen from around the world to attend the Education Week program of the 2020 International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC). UH Petroleum Engineering Student Selected to Attend IPTC 2020
December 18, 2019
Nhung Nguyen, a junior majoring in petroleum engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, is one of 100 students chosen from around the world to attend the Education Week...
Muna Naash, John S. Dunn Endowed Professor with joint appointments at the UH Cullen College of Engineering and the UH College of Optometry. UH and Harvard Researchers Join Forces For Usher Syndrome Research
December 13, 2019
NIH-funded project to explore whether gene therapy can correct genetic deafness A world-renowned authority on genetic mutations associated with hereditary retinal disorders...
Adesola Saba, PhD candidate in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, was awarded a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship for his work studying the metabolome of bacterial persisters in assistant professor Dr. Mehmet Orman's lab. UH Engineering Student Wins Prestigious Department of Defense Graduate Fellowship
December 11, 2019
Research Has Potential for Valuable Medical and Military Applications   University of Houston doctoral student Adesola Saba won a highly competitive 2019 National Defense...
UH Cullen College Women of PROMES is Holding an essentials drive for the holiday season. UH PROMES Scholars Give Back This Holiday Season
December 11, 2019
Engineering students address needs in the UH and Houston communities   It’s the season of giving, and students who are enrolled in the UH Cullen College of Engineering’s Program...
Jeffrey Rimer, Abraham E. Dukler Professor of Chemical Engineering at UH, has received the 2020 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award in Engineering from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas UH Engineer Honored For Work in Crystal Engineering
December 4, 2019
TAMEST Awards Recognize Texas’ Most Promising Researchers   An engineer from the University of Houston has received the state’s top honor in engineering for his pioneering...
Gerhard “Gerry” F. Paskusz, professor emeritus of electrical engineering at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and founder of its award-winning Program for Mastery in Engineering Studies (PROMES). UH Engineering Mourns Loss of Gerhard F. Paskusz, PROMES Founder and Academic Visionary
December 3, 2019
Gerhard “Gerry” F. Paskusz, professor emeritus of electrical engineering at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and founder of its award-winning Program for...
Researchers led by Hadi Ghasemi, Bill D. Cook Associate Professor of mechanical engineering at UH, have created a durable silicone polymer coating capable of repelling ice from any surface. New Thinking In Materials Development Could Affect Future Design And Fabrication
December 2, 2019
Failure Could Be the Answer to Lower Costs and Higher Efficiency   While most people consider cracking, peeling, stress and other similar factors to be negatives, a group of...