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L to R: Scientists Michael Wang, Zachary Hood and Jianlin Li with Argonne and UH. Three Renowned Argonne Scientists Accept Joint Appointments at the University of Houston

Three top researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory have accepted joint appointments in various capacities at the University of Houston. These… Read More
Marzia Cescon, the David C. Zimmerman Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has received funding for her National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER proposal, “Data-Enabled Neural Multi-Step Predictive Control (DeMuSPc): a Learning-Based Predictive and Adaptive Control Approach for Complex Nonlinear Systems.” The award amount is $655,248. ME's Cescon earns CAREER award for automatic control work

For Marzia Cescon, the David C. Zimmerman Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, the news in January that she had earned funding for her National Science Foundation (NSF)… Read More
Kripa Adhikari, a doctoral candidate in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering, will work as an intern for AI/ML Models Testing at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in Washington from May to August this year. Her advisor is Kalyana Babu Nakshatrala, associate professor and associate chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department. Ph.D. candidate Adhikari earns national lab internship

A doctoral candidate in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering has been hired for an internship with a national laboratory this… Read More
Bo Zhao, assistant professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering, has earned funding from the National Science Foundation for a pair of research proposals in the past year. Zhao earns NSF funding for Kirchhoff's Law, solar research

Bo Zhao, assistant professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering, has earned funding from the National Science Foundation for a pair of… Read More
Retailing and Consumer Science lecturer Blake Mudd was recently honored with the New Achiever Award at this year's American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Texas (AAFCS-TX) Annual Conference. Tech Division's Mudd earns New Achiever Award

Retailing and Consumer Science lecturer Blake Mudd was recently honored with the New Achiever Award at this year's American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Texas (… Read More
Alamgir Karim, the Dow Chair and Welch Foundation Professor in the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering, is a part of a collaboration between researchers at three universities to redesign robotic hands to increase their dexterity. ChBE's Karim co-PI on design research for robot hands

A professor from the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department at the Cullen College of Engineering is part of a collaboration between researchers at three universities to… Read More
Haleh Ardebili, the new assistant vice president of Entrepreneurship and Startup Ecosystem, and Michael Harold, assistant vice president for Intellectual Property and Industrial Engagements at the University of Houston. Two Cullen professors Selected to Help Advance Technology, Innovation at UH

The University of Houston is proud to announce the appointment of two distinguished professionals to key leadership roles within the Office of Technology, Transfer, and Innovation… Read More
Gül H. Zerze, an assistant professor in the William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been chosen for a two-year term as an inaugural member of the Early Career Board for the American Chemical Society's Journal of Chemical Theory and Computations. ChBE's Zerze picked for inaugural JCTC board

Gül H. Zerze, an assistant professor in the William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been chosen for a two-year term as an inaugural member… Read More
Joe Powell, founding executive director of the UH Energy Transition Institute. UH’s Energy Transition Institute Leader Appointed to Department of Energy Committee

U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm appointed Joe Powell, the founding executive director of the Energy Transition Institute at the University of Houston, to the U.S.… Read More
Supply Chain & Logistics Technology Program Director Margaret Kidd addresses students taking part in the Technology Division's second annual Catapult Career Summit. Sugar Land hosts HISD students for hands-on Catapult Career Summit

More than 450 high school students from 12 Houston Independent School District (HISD) schools recently visited UH's Sugar Land Instructional Site for a hands-on day of learning… Read More