Mohammad Ghashami has received a five-year, $630,000 grant from NSF’s Faculty Early Career Development Program to support his work to understand the physics of energy transport in the miniaturized components that power today's most prized electronics.More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/news/230414/mme/ghashami_nsf_career/
The College of Engineering’s Senior Design Showcase, Nebraska’s premier undergraduate engineering student design event, will be Friday, May 12 from 1-3:30 p.m. at the Coliseum on City Campus. Student teams should register by Friday, April 21 at the link below.More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/undergraduate-programs/senior-design-showcase/
Four graduating Nebraska Engineering seniors – Sarah Altman, Andrea Goertzen, Kasey Moomau and Stephanie Perez – are among the five University of Nebraska–Lincoln students who have been offered 2023 Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation.More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/news/230414/nsf_grad_fellowships/
In the latest installment of this recurring feature, which appears in the COE Update on the third Monday of each month, we recognize some of the recent accomplishments, awards and honors earned by College of Engineering faculty, staff and students:
- Rebecca Wachs received the Orthopaedic Research Society’s 2023 JOR Spine Early Career Award. https://engineering.unl.edu/kudos/230414/bse/wachs_ors_spine_award/
- MCAA awards top honor to Nebraska student chapter and scholarships to three students. https://engineering.unl.edu/kudos/230414/dsaec/mcaa_awards/
- Faculty advisor Clarence Waters and student Isabel Anderson discuss the Durham School’s 2022 NCEES Engineering Education Award Grand Prize. https://ncees.org/award_winner_profile/university-of-nebraska-lincoln-2022/
- Danika Ratnapradipa, a sophomore in architectural engineering, chosen to receive the 2023 UNO Chancellor’s Outstanding Service Learning Award.
If you know of faculty, staff or students who have been awarded major grants or awards, been published in prestigious journals, were recognized with awards at conferences or other events, or any other newsworthy achievements, please contact Karl Vogel – email@example.com – with the information so it can be included in future editions.
As the School of Computing prepares to introduce its new data science major in the fall of 2023, the school will host an open house on Tuesday, April 18 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Avery Hall (room TBD).
Events of interest for College of Engineering faculty and staff:
4/17: COE Graduate Programs Information Session, 4-5 p.m., via Zoom. https://events.unl.edu/cse/2023/04/17/169374/
4/18: School of Computing Data Science Open House, 3:30 p.m., Avery Hall (room TBD). https://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/cse/15649/87779
4/21: Durham School Distinguished Lecture: Denise Simmons, 12:15-1:15 p.m., PKI 160 or Nebraska Hall 175 or via Zoom. https://engineering.unl.edu/durhamschool/durham-school-distinguished-lecture/
4/29: Women in STEM Day, 8 a.m., Nebraska Union https://engineering.unl.edu/women-stem-day/
5/5: Raikes School 2023 Design Studio Showcase, all day, Nebraska Innovation Campus.
5/9: School of Computing Senior Design Showcase, 1-4 p.m., Nebraska Union. https://computing.unl.edu/senior-design/
5/12: Master of Engineering Management Information Session, noon-1 p.m., via Zoom. https://engineering.unl.edu/mem/upcoming-online-info-sessions/
5/12: Graduate Programs: Coffee and Conversations, 10-11 a.m., Chase Hall (room TBD). https://events.unl.edu/cse/2023/05/12/169379/
5/12: COE Senior Design Showcase, 1-4 p.m., NU Coliseum.