University News: Engineering
News and stories from Marquette featuring the College of Engineering. For more news, visit the College of Engineering website.

Marquette team wins $53,000 at international business plan competition

News release, April 23, 2014

Student start-up focalCast earns Trailblazer Prize at Rice Business Plan Competition MILWAUKEE – FocalCast, a mobile app that allows users to wirelessly present PowerPoints from their tablet or smartphone directly to a display device, won the $50,000 Trailblazer Capital Start-up Entrepreneur Investment Prize and the $3,000 Gimmal Group Outstanding IT Prize at the Rice Business […]

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Marquette team a finalist at international business plan competition

News release, April 1, 2014

Student start-up FocalCast lets users present PowerPoints from smartphones MILWAUKEE – FocalCast, a mobile app that allows users to wirelessly present PowerPoints from their tablet or smartphone directly to a display device, has been named a finalist in the Rice Business Plan Competition, which is billed as “the world’s richest and largest business plan competition.” […]

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NASA selects Marquette satellite to launch into space

News release, March 7, 2014

NASA has selected Marquette as one of 16 organizations to launch a CubeSat, a small student-built satellite that weighs around three pounds, into space sometime in the next three years. The Marquette satellite is designed to carry out two main objectives: collect and transmit pictures from onboard cameras back to earth, and test the reliability […]

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NASA selects Marquette satellite to launch into space

News release, February 19, 2014

NASA has selected Marquette University as one of 16 organizations to launch a CubeSat, a small satellite that weighs than three pounds, into space in 2015, 2016 or 2017. The student-built CubeSat, named Golden Eagle One, will be the first satellite built by Wisconsin college students to be launched into space. The CubeSat program, developed […]

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Marquette engineering dean honored for contributions to space flight and engineering education

News release, January 15, 2014

American Astronautical Society to present award at annual meeting Jan. 28 MILWAUKEE – Dr. Robert H. Bishop, P.E., Opus Dean of the Marquette University College of Engineering, has been selected to receive the 2013 Dirk Brouwer Award from the American Astronautical Society. The award honors those who have contributed significant technical contributions to space flight […]

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel names its “Big Ideas” of 2013; includes three Marquette innovations

News release, January 2, 2014

Three Marquette University innovations made the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s list of “Big Ideas” for 2013. The Mobile Legal Clinic, the human-powered nebulizer and the College of Nursing collaboration with Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin were all touted as examples of great ideas that came from leading research institutions in Wisconsin in 2013. Excerpts from the article […]

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Dr. Andrew Williams talks to NPR’s “Tell Me More”

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News release, December 19, 2013

Dr. Andrew Williams, professor and John P. Raynor, S.J., distinguished chair of electrical and computer engineering, and director of the Humanoid Engineering & Intelligent Robotics Lab, spoke to NPR’s Tell Me More program about his work with robotics and developing healthy nutrition and activity choices for children.

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Yahoo News, WISN – Engineering students design satellite

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News release, November 14, 2013

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Dean’s Message: Circling the globe

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Engineers design for 10 percent of the world’s population, but what about the other 90 percent? That’s where Marquette wants to be.

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Aiming for the stars

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Marquette engineering students are aiming for the stars — literally. Within three years, the college plans to send a satellite designed and built by students into space.

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Engineering Beyond Boundaries

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Home base is at 16th and Wisconsin, but the College of Engineering’s footprint is much, much larger.

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Paying it forward

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Alumni who gained pivotal experience through Marquette co-ops help introduce a new generation of students to real-world engineering.

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Peak Performers

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Get to know Engineering Hall’s new generation of tech-rich labs and the faculty and students who make them go.

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2013 Research Yearbook

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

In collaboration with colleagues and students — and often in pursuit of solutions to global problems — the faculty of the College of Engineering extend knowledge on engineering’s many frontiers, including sensorimotor control, acoustic-to-articulator inversion systems, technologies for pediatric orthopaedic disabilities, fault-tolerant electric machines and drives, advanced prosthetic design, and energy-or-nutrient generating water remediation techniques.

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Program Spotlight

Engineer, 2013

News release, October 14, 2013

Environmental Engineering Lab

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Marquette and MIAD to collaborate on innovative curriculum for industrial designers and engineers

News release, August 21, 2013

Marquette University College of Engineering and the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design are pursuing a collaborative curriculum model that will excel in educating design and engineering students to meet the multidisciplinary challenges of the global marketplace. The collaboration across the two independent institutions may be the first of its kind in the nation. “No […]

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Marquette College of Engineering and MIAD collaborate on curriculum

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News release, August 20, 2013

Karen Herzog of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel writes: “National education leaders say this is the cutting edge of how colleges and universities should be preparing students for the multidisciplinary challenges of the real world.”

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Industry reps to learn wastewater treatment techniques at Marquette

News release, August 20, 2013

Conference to focus on anaerobic wastewater treatment Marquette University College of Engineering will host international wastewater treatment and renewable energy professionals for a two-day course on anaerobic treatment of industrial waste, Sept. 4 and 5. The program will feature Dr. Davis C. Stuckey, a biochemical engineering professor at Imperial College London. Stuckey, whose current research […]

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Marquette engineering professor receives 2013 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award

News release, August 15, 2013

Dr. Chung Hoon Lee, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Marquette University, was recently named one of the 2013 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. Lee, an expert in nanotechnology, is leading the way to develop a new nanotechnology lab in Engineering Hall which will increase the College of Engineering’s research and expertise […]

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Marquette University’s Engineering Hall earns LEED certification

News release, August 5, 2013

MILWAUKEE – Engineering Hall, Marquette University’s new College of Engineering facility, has received LEED – Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED, which stands for  Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is an internationally recognized green building certification system. “Engineering Hall, including its sustainable design features, puts engineering principles and practices on display,” […]

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