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Stanko R. Brankovic, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, has received a $300,000 grant to continue his research into creating a new magnetic alloys with superior properties for induction application. ECE's Brankovic earns $300k grant for ferromagnetic alloy research
December 6, 2022
Stanko R. Brankovic, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, has received a $300,000 grant to continue his research into creating a… Read More
Jacinta C. Conrad, the Frank M. Tiller Professor in the William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, has been elected to Fellow status in the American Physical Society. ChBE's Conrad chosen as 2022 APS Fellow
December 2, 2022
Being elected to Fellow status as part of the 2022 class for the American Physical Society for Jacinta C. Conrad – Frank M. Tiller Professor in the William A. Brookshire… Read More
Mona Setoodeh, the president of CH-IV International, is the latest member of the Industrial Advisory Board for the William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Chemistry at the University of Houston's Cullen College of Engineering. ChBE grad Setoodeh, president of CH-IV, newest board member
November 21, 2022
If there's one thing that Cullen College of Engineering graduate Mona Setoodeh would stress to the young women entering the workforce, it would be for them to not shy away from… Read More
Clockwise from top left - Jiming Bao, Shuo Chen, Zhu Han and Zhifeng Ren. Four UH Researchers Named Most Cited in the World
November 17, 2022
Four University of Houston scientists have been recognized among the world’s elite researchers for the significant and broad influence of their scientific work. The annual… Read More
Debora Rodrigues, Ezekiel Cullen Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. EPA research grant funds Rodrigues, Liu work on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
November 10, 2022
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday $7.7 million in research grant funding to improve risk assessment of chemical mixtures in the environment, which… Read More
Jiefu Chen. ECE's Chen, Shan part of new research on converting methane to hydrogen
November 3, 2022
A pair of professors from the Cullen College of Engineering are partnering with a colleague from Howard University to spur clean energy development via the use electromagnetic… Read More
Hyongki Lee, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, has received about $692,410 in additional funding for a three-year extension of his research work, “Strengthening Regional and National Capacity for Operational Flood andDrought Management Services for Lower Mekong Nations via Mekong River Commission and SERVIR-Mekong.” CEE's Lee receives funding to continue flood analysis work along Asia's Mekong River
October 25, 2022
A professor at the Cullen College of Engineering will continue serving as the lead PI for a NASA project that examines land subsidence, flood forecasting and groundwater… Read More
Mingjian Wen. ChBE's Wen aims to address renewable energy challenges with computers
October 18, 2022
For Mingjian Wen, a new Assistant Professor and Presidential Frontier Faculty Fellow in the William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the Cullen… Read More
Kirill Larin, Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering. BME's Larin Pioneers Imaging Techniques of Fetal Brain and Cornea
October 17, 2022
Under the direction of Kirill Larin, high resolution optical coherence tomography (OCT) is having an extended moment. During the past 20 years, the University of Houston professor… Read More
Cullen College of Engineering Ph.D. student Marcela Strane went to El Salvador as part of the International Research Experience for Students (IRES) offered by the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Sciences (CUAHSI). CEE's Strane learns from summer research in El Salvador
October 7, 2022
For Marcela Strane, a Ph.D. student in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering, the opportunity to work on a hydrology project in… Read More