Working to develop a truly "smart home," Hongzhi Guo is using an NSF CAREER Award to develop wireless communications technology that would create a digital twin of your home, providing detailed information about such things as the status of everyday items like clothes, books and pantry items.More details at: https://engineering.unl.edu/news/230522/soc/guo_nsf_career/
Engineering Forum for priority chancellor candidate Rodney Bennett is Tuesday
University of Nebraska President Ted Carter has announced public forum dates for Rodney Bennett, who is the priority candidate for the UNL chancellor's position. Bennett is undergoing a 30-day public vetting period as required by state law.
Please note that the following day/time has been designated for an Engineering Forum.
Engineering Forum for Rodney Bennett,
Priority candidate for UNL chancellor
Tuesday, June 6, 11 a.m.
In-Person: Wick Alumni Center Great Hall
Zoom Link: https://unl.zoom.us/j/93803852073
While these forums are generally targeted to specific stakeholder groups, they are all open to the entire university community, the public and the media. The full schedule can be accessed at https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/public-forums-for-bennett-chancellor-priority-candidate-are-june-5-9/
Highlighting the Nebraska Engineering community receiving recognition in the media.
FACULTY AND RESEARCH
- SWE Magazine selects Lily Wang among its 2023 “Women Engineers You Should Know.” https://go.unl.edu/6mzb
- Santosh Pitla’s research team developing “high-tech farm hand” – an autonomous planter. https://go.unl.edu/wj43
- Suh Scholarship helps ECE student Andre Tharp III flourish in pursuit of engineering degree. https://engineering.unl.edu/news/230512/tharp_suh_scholarship/
- Sarah Altman looks to use NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to pursue machine learning and AI imaging research. https://go.unl.edu/vofm
- David T. Carreon Bradley (Ph.D. in architectural engineering) named vice president for social equity and inclusion at Rhode Island School of Design. https://go.unl.edu/0wys
If you know of someone who has been featured in a newspaper or magazine, on television, radio or the internet, please contact Karl Vogel – firstname.lastname@example.org – with the information so it can be included in future editions.
Writing Center offers summer support
More details at: https://www.unl.edu/writing/
Events of interest for College of Engineering faculty and staff:
6/16: Master of Engineering Management Information Session, noon-1 p.m., via Zoom. https://engineering.unl.edu/mem/upcoming-online-info-sessions/