Tag Archives: Engineering

Marquette, Rexnord to launch ‘Bridge to Business’ program for young engineers

News release, May 23, 2016

Effort propelled by $1 million corporate gift from Rexnord MILWAUKEE — Marquette University’s Opus College of Engineering and College of Business Administration have joined Milwaukee-based manufacturer Rexnord to develop an immersive, four-week experience to give early career engineers business fundamentals. The new program, Bridge to Business for Engineers, is being launched through a $1 million […]

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Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin announce Biomedical Engineering Department

News release, March 28, 2016

Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) have announced the creation of the Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin Biomedical Engineering Department which will bring together the engineering education and research expertise of Marquette and the medical research, technology and clinical expertise of MCW to provide an inclusive education model for the next generation of engineers, scientists and physicians.

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Marquette receives $200,000 federal grant to study drinking water treatment

News release, March 24, 2015

MILWAUKEE – A group of professors in the Opus College of Engineering at Marquette University has received a $199,679 grant from the National Science Foundation to study drinking water treatment. The research will be done in Marquette’s Water Quality Center, housed in the college’s Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering and be led by […]

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Marquette engineer to be inducted into National Academy of Inventors

News release, March 12, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Joseph Schimmels, associate dean for research and professor of mechanical engineering at Marquette University, will be included into the National Academy of Inventors on Friday, March 20. Election to the National Academy of Inventors is an exclusive professional distinction for academic inventors, who are nominated by their peers for outstanding contributions to […]

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Robots becoming mainstream topic of Marquette engineering lecture

News release, October 16, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Tim Trainer, vice president of robotic products for iRobot, will present “Robots Go Mainstream,” Friday, Oct. 24, at noon in Marquette University’s Olin Engineering Center, 1515 W. Wisconsin Ave. The lecture, free and open to the public, is part of the Opus College of Engineering Connecting with the World lecture series. For more than […]

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Soccer-playing robot built by Marquette to compete in global competition

News release, June 5, 2014

Marquette only U.S. team to qualify in RoboCup teen size division MILWAUKEE – Students from Marquette University’s College of Engineering have qualified for RoboCup 2014, an international humanoid robot soccer competition. The event will be held in Brazil, July 19-25, following the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament. The Marquette students are the only American team […]

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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 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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Marquette University to host two-day course on sustainable engineering

News release, July 24, 2013

MILWAUKEE – The Marquette University College of Engineering will host a two-day course on innovative design solutions that reduce environmental impacts of engineering and industry processes, July 30 and 31. The program will feature Dr. Baden Allenby, the Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics at Arizona State University. Before arriving at ASU, Allenby was the […]

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George Corliss

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Computing with Guarantees
  • Differential Equations
  • Validated Computation
  • Industrial Mathematics
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Global IT Sourcing
  • Scientific Computation
  • Software Development
  • Programming

News release, July 18, 2012

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Mark Nagurka

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Modeling Dynamics
  • Vehicle Suspension
  • Control and Design of Mechanical and Electromechanical Systems
  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Vehicle Control
  • Robots

News release, July 18, 2012

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Mark Polczynski

Adjunct Associate Professor of College of Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Engineering Entrepreneurship and Management
  • Data Mining and Machine Learning in Manufacturing

News release, July 18, 2012

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Nabeel Demerdash

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Electric Motors
  • Machines and Drives
  • Electric Power Systems
  • Electromechanical Propulsion and Actuation
  • Finite Element Computational Electromagnetics
  • Power Electronics Applications to Motors
  • Electric Transient and Surges
  • Electromechanical Energy Conversion

News release, July 18, 2012

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James Rice

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Experimental Design
  • Manufacturing Engineering and Processes
  • Quality Control

News release, July 18, 2012

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Jon Jensen

Associate Dean for Enrollment Management of College of Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • School/University Partnerships in Engineering
  • Enrollment Issues
  • Project Lead the Way

News release, July 18, 2012

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Xin Feng

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Marquette expert:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems
  • Software Engineering and Hardware Systems
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Optimization Theory
  • Intelligent Computing Systems
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computer Technology in Biotechnology and Bioengineering
  • Computer Networks

News release, July 18, 2012

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Marquette alumnus and wife to give $7.5 million planned gift for need-based scholarships

News release, May 8, 2012

Anonymous couple designate gift toward future science, technology and engineering scholarships A Marquette University alumnus and his wife will donate $7.5 million in need-based science, technology and engineering scholarships, Rev. Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., university president, announced today. “I continue to be amazed by the support of our Marquette alumni and friends of the university,” […]

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Kohler Center announces winners of Business Plan Competition

News release, April 25, 2012

Mobile trade show ‘game’ BoothTag earns top honors MILWAUKEE — BoothTag, a mobile barcode game for trade shows that offers to deliver foot-traffic and drives sales engagement, was the Best Overall winner of Marquette University’s 10th annual Business Plan Competition, sponsored by the College of Business Administration’s Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship. The venture was developed […]

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Marquette engineering professor awarded research sabbatical

News release, June 24, 2011

John Borg, associate professor of mechanical engineering, is the recipient of Marquette University’s Way Klingler Sabbatical Fellowship for the 2011—12 academic year. The annual award is granted based on prior scholarly research and potential for substantive contribution to the discipline. Borg researches “shock physics” and will spend the 2011-12 academic year at the Fraunhofer Institut […]

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