The latest issue of the digital, interactive Iowa Engineer Magazine is now available on line at This issue features:
Nicole Grosland, professor and departmental executive officer of biomedical engineering, and Er-Wei Bai, professor and departmental executive officer of electrical and computer engineering, are being named College of Engineering Distinguished Professors, endowed positions, effective July 1, 2017.
Kat Tillman, a senior majoring in biomedical engineering from Shoreview, MN, and Nolan Teubel, a sophomore majoring in electrical engineering from Lisbon, IA, have been named to the 2017 Spring Academic All-Big Ten team. Tillman competes in rowing while Teublel earned the honors in men's track and field.
Jacob Herrmann, PhD candidate in biomedical engineering, is featured as an Early Career Professional in the Respiratory Structure-Function (RSF) Assembly of the American Thoracic Society (ATS).
The Center for Computer Aided Design (CCAD) is a multidisciplinary research center within the University of Iowa College of Engineering that conducts basic and applied research in computer modeling and simulation.
Karim Abdel-Malek, professor of biomedical engineering and director of the UI Center for Computer-Aided Design, has been named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's Who.
Cellular Engineering Technologies, a Coralville, Iowa biotechnology company, and the John Paul II Medical Research Institute, an Iowa City, Iowa based non-profit organization have announced a new milestone to create safer and non-controversial pluripotent stem cells.
The graduating class of 2017 has recognized 74 College of Engineering faculty and staff members among University of Iowa faculty and staff for making a positive difference in their lives during their time at the university. The list was published May 3 by the Daily Iowan.
College of Engineering faculty and staff members were honored April 25 at a special reception and ceremony at the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences.
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The College of Engineering will host about 40 alumni and friends April 29 as part of the university's celebration of the successful conclusion to the Iowa Forever More campaign. The Saturday event will begin with a special 9:00 a.m. brunch that will be served at the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences.
David Frazee, chief technology officer at 3M Health Information Systems, is recipient of a Dean's Award for Distinguished Service and will be the keynote speaker at the Biomedical Engineering Senior Design Day dinner at 7:45 p.m. Friday, April 28, at the Sheraton Downtown Iowa City.
This week, the University of Iowa and College of Engineering will celebrate generous UI donors with an annual series of campus-wide events highlighting the impact of their philanthropy -- PHIL -- and raising awareness on campus about the importance of private support in the university.
Charlie Catlett, senior computer scientist at Argonne National Laboratory, a U.S. Department of Energy scientific research laboratory, will deliver a special technical a lecture on "Measuring Cities: New Opportunities for Embedded Systems and Data Analytics" at 1:30 p.m. April 17 in Stanley Auditorium, 1505 Seamans Center.
Engineering alumna Jessie Huisinga (BSE 2004, MS 2007, PhD 2010 biomedical engineering) has received the Distinguished Promising Professional Award from the College of Education at the University of Nebraska Omaha.
The Daily Iowan covered a presentation by Karim Abdel-Malek, professor of biomedical engineering and director of the Center for Computer-Aided Design, April 6 about the Virtual Soldier Research Program and how the University of Iowa is part of a discovery about how a U.S. soldier stands in the battlefield, exposed to possible injury.
The University of Iowa College of Engineering will hold its 2017 Research Open House Thursday, April 6.  The open house includes:
“Engineering in Ergonomics” will be the subject of the 2017 Paul D. Scholz Symposium on Technology and its Role in Society to be held from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Thursday, April 6, at W10 Pappajohn Business Building.
Seven College of Engineering faculty members and a distinguished alumnus of the college are featured in the 2017 edition of the DARE to Discover banner campaign, created by the UI Office of Research and Economic Development to showcase researchers, scholars, and creators from across the University of Iowa, including a series of banners throughou