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UH Engineering Students Test Creative Skills in 'Impromptu Design Competition'
Thirteen interdisciplinary teams of University of Houston engineering students showed up in the Engineering Commons on a Friday morning this fall...

Thirteen interdisciplinary teams of University of Houston engineering students showed up in the Engineering Commons on a Friday morning this fall with no idea what they were going to be asked to do.

UH Engineering Professor Wilton Honored for Achievements in Computational Electromagnetics
University of Houston engineering professor Donald R. Wilton received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Electrical & Computer Engineering...
Donald Wilton

University of Houston engineering professor Donald R. Wilton received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on Sept. 27 in Urbana.

UH Engineering Student to Be Honored at White House for Public Service Efforts
University of Houston electrical engineering student Russell Crake III will be honored June 17-19 in Washington, D.C. by the American Institute for...

University of Houston electrical engineering student Russell Crake III will be honored June 17-19 in Washington, D.C. by the American Institute for Public Service. He will receive the 2002 Jefferson Award for public service from Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, and will be honored at the White House.

Engineering Honors Graduate Awarded Tau Beta Pi Fellowship
Recent graduate Benjamin J. Fasenfest of the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has been awarded the prestigious Tau Beta Pi...
Ben Fasenfest, Graduate Student, Electrical Engineering

Recent graduate Benjamin J. Fasenfest of the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering has been awarded the prestigious Tau Beta Pi graduate fellowship for the upcoming academic year.

Fasenfest was one of only seven electrical engineering majors in the country to receive the fellowship.

Excellence in Teaching, Research on ‘Project Mohole’ Highlight Retiring Professor’s Career
The audience at this year’s Faculty and Staff Meeting gave a much-deserved standing ovation for Professor William P. Schneider, who is retiring from...

The audience at this year’s Faculty and Staff Meeting gave a much-deserved standing ovation for Professor William P. Schneider, who is retiring from the faculty of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering after 37 years of teaching at the Cullen College of Engineering. Click here to read more.

UH Robotics Team Places Third in IEEE Competition
A robotics team from the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering claimed third place at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics...

A robotics team from the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering claimed third place at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Region 5 Student Robotics Competition on April 20 at the NASA Hilton.

Cullen College Faculty Members Honored at Awards Ceremony
Three Cullen College of Engineering faculty members were honored Tuesday at a University of Houston luncheon where 17 UH educators and researchers...

Three Cullen College of Engineering faculty members were honored Tuesday at a University of Houston luncheon where 17 UH educators and researchers received awards based on nominations from faculty, staff and alumni.

William G. Rixey, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, received the Enron Corporation Teaching Excellence Award, which carries a $5,000 stipend and a trophy and is made possible by a fully funded endowment.

Two robotics teams from UH Engineering will compete in IEEE Robotics Competition April 20
Two robotics teams from the University of Houston will compete in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Region 5 Student...

Two robotics teams from the University of Houston will compete in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Region 5 Student Robotics Competition on April 20 at the NASA Hilton. The UH teams were chosen according to the results of a run-off race held last Friday in the Cullen College of Engineering.

UH Researchers Work To Upgrade Computer Memory
A new high-speed, high-capacity computer memory technology could make rebooting your computer a thing of the past, and may allow PC users to transfer...

A new high-speed, high-capacity computer memory technology could make rebooting your computer a thing of the past, and may allow PC users to transfer and download large files - such as digital movies - in a few seconds, rather than hours. UH researchers developed and patented the memory technology, and announced that Sharp Corp. has exclusively licensed the technology.

Texas Industry Needs Electrical Engineers: UH Helps Meet Demand
Scholarships, smaller classes and summer camps for high-school girls are some of the ways the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering...

Scholarships, smaller classes and summer camps for high-school girls are some of the ways the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering will help meet industry's demand for more electrical engineers and bring more women into the profession.

Robot Race To Determine IEEE Region 5 Representatives
Five robotics teams will race their robots through a maze in the Commons area in Engineering Building 1 at 10 a.m. Friday, April 5 to determine which...

Five robotics teams will race their robots through a maze in the Commons area in Engineering Building 1 at 10 a.m. Friday, April 5 to determine which two teams will compete in the 2002 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Region 5 Robotics Competition on April 20 at the NASA Hilton.

NIH Grant Will Fund UH Engineer's Study of Epileptic Seizures in Newborns
Electrical Engineering Professor John R. Glover has won a $600,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study epileptic seizures in...
John R. Glover, Professor of Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering Professor John R. Glover has won a $600,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study epileptic seizures in newborn babies over the next four years. The research will take place in collaboration with researchers at the Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital.

Engineering Professor Elected Officer of Faculty Senate
Electrical engineering associate professor David Shattuck was elected as an At-Large Member of UH Faculty Senate. Shattuck joined UH in 1982 and has...

Electrical engineering associate professor David Shattuck was elected as an At-Large Member of UH Faculty Senate. Shattuck joined UH in 1982 and has received numerous teaching excellence awards. His research work involves medical ultrasonic and oil field applications, and he teaches courses in electronics, circuit analysis, microprocessors and communication theory.

Electrical & Computer Engineering Alumni Reunion set for November 1
WHO: Join Department Chair Fritz Claydon and the University of Houston Electrical and Computer Engineering Alumni Advisory Board for an alumni...

WHO: Join Department Chair Fritz Claydon and the University of Houston Electrical and Computer Engineering Alumni Advisory Board for an alumni reunion on Thursday, Nov. 1.

WHAT: Catch up with old friends and classmates at a special alumni reunion in celebration of the UH Cullen College of Engineering's 60th Anniversary!

IEEE/AES Honors UH Engineering Professor and Alumnus
University of Houston engineering professor Guanrong "Ron" Chen and alumnus James N. Ortiz have been selected to receive the M. Barry Carlton Award...
Dr. Guanrong "Ron" Chen, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

University of Houston engineering professor Guanrong "Ron" Chen and alumnus James N. Ortiz have been selected to receive the M. Barry Carlton Award from the IEEE Aerospace and Electronics Systems Society for their article, "Intelligent Control for a Planning System for Astronaut Training."

UH Hosts Second Annual REU Conference
This summer 13 students from across the country gathered at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering to participate in the Research...

This summer 13 students from across the country gathered at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering to participate in the Research Experiences for Undergraduates Conference.

Engineering Professor Liang Shen Receives Gold Medal for Technical Acheivement Award from the Society of Professional Well Log Analysts
Liang C. Shen, professor of electrical engineering and director of the UH Well Logging Laboratory, received the Gold Medal for Technical Achievement...
Liang C. Shen receives the Gold Medal for Technical Achievement Award from the Society of Professional Well Log Analysts on June 19.

Liang C. Shen, professor of electrical engineering and director of the UH Well Logging Laboratory, received the Gold Medal for Technical Achievement Award from the Society of Professional Well Log Analysts (SPWLA) on June 19, 2001 at the 42nd Annual SPWLA Symposium in Houston.

Engineering Professor Liang Shen Receives Gold Medal for Technical Acheivement Award from the Society of Professional Well Log Analysts
Liang C. Shen, professor of electrical engineering and director of the UH Well Logging Laboratory, will receive the Gold Medal for Technical...
Liang C. Shen, Professor of Electrical Engineering Director of the Well Logging Laboratory

Liang C. Shen, professor of electrical engineering and director of the UH Well Logging Laboratory, will receive the Gold Medal for Technical Achievement Award from the Society of Professional Well Log Analysts (SPWLA).

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