University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering


Photos: UH Engineering Celebrates the Official Opening of New Katy Academic Building
October 30, 2019
More than 150 guests from the UH Cullen College of Engineering, the University of Houston and the University of Houston-Victoria gathered to celebrate the Grand Opening and ribbon...
Hyongki Lee, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, is working on his second NASA SERVIR project. A Collaboration of Satellites and Villages: UH Professor Continues Work With NASA and Mekong River Stakeholders To Address Flooding and Other Critical Issues
October 29, 2019
Hyongki Lee, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, has a lot of experience using data collected by Earth-observing...
Rukaiya Batliwala, mechanical engineering junior at the UH Cullen College of Engineering. Record Number of Cullen College Engineering Students Attend 2019 Forbes Under 30 Summit
October 28, 2019
Forbes, a renowned business publication, has selected seven UH Cullen College of Engineering students to participate in its 2019 Under 30 Scholars program. Last year only one...
The Energy Coalition, a UH student organization, is hosting the 2019 Energy Night. Energy Industry Experts to Visit UH Campus for 2019 Energy Night
October 28, 2019
The Energy Coalition, a collaborative University of Houston student organization, is hosting the 2019 Energy Night on Monday, November 4, at the Student Center. The event will...
Adaptive machine has potential application in a number of different fields, including medical imaging, computer vision, self-driving cars, and speech recognition. UH Engineer’s Research on Adaptive Machine Learning Wins NSF Award
October 22, 2019
Research has broad implications for health care, self-driving cars and more.   Imagine cruising down a highway in your self-driving car. Its operating system relies on...
UH Cullen College Professor Rose Faghih with her students at the 2019 EMBC in Germany. Cullen College Researchers A Big Part of EMBC 2019
October 21, 2019
Featured UH Research Marries Health Care and Engineering   Rose Faghih, assistant professor, and several other UH Cullen College of Engineering faculty and students were an...
Praveen Bollini, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Houston, says a catalyst using bulk cerium oxide – the most abundant of the rare earth elements in the earth’s crust – can efficiently remove the excess oxygen from biomass, allowing it to be economically converted to fuels and chemicals. New Catalyst Would Boost Biomass Conversion to Fuels, Chemicals
October 16, 2019
Cerium Oxide Catalyst Will Remove Oxygen, Reduce Processing Requirements   Efforts to use biomass, including wood and agricultural products, have played an important role in the...
UH wearable electronics research featured as back cover article in Advanced Functional Materials. UH Wearable Electronics Research Featured in Advanced Functional Materials
October 15, 2019
New flexible biocompatible sensor targets cardiovascular diseases   Wearable electronics – from smartwatches to fitness trackers – are experiencing rapid growth in recent years...
Cunjiang Yu, professor of mechanical engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, said the work represents a significant step toward the development of prosthetics that could directly connect with the peripheral nerves in biological tissues, as well as toward advances in soft neurorobots capable of thinking and making judgments. Researchers Build a Soft Robot with Neurologic Capabilities
October 15, 2019
Device is First Step Toward a More Sophisticated Artificial Nervous System   In work that combines a deep understanding of the biology of soft-bodied animals such as earthworms...
UH Petroleum Department Attends 2019 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition
October 14, 2019
The UH petroleum engineering department joined more than 6,000 oil and gas professionals at the BMO Centre in Calgary, Alberta for the 2019 SPE Annual Technical Conference and...