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
The latest digital issue of Iowa Engineer Magazine, published for College of Engineering alumni and friends, is now available at:
Engineering alumnus Jay Dittman (BSE 2001 biomedical engineering), quality and regulatory director at NICO Corporation, Indianapolis, IN, is recipient of a Dean's Award for Early Career Achievement and will present a special seminar at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, in Stanley Auditorium, 1505 Seamans Center, Iowa City, IA.
College of Engineering undergraduate students performed exceptionally well during Fall semester 2016, overachieving in both President's and Dean's Lists for the University of Iowa.
Three College of Engineering faculty members have earned prestigious Old Gold Summer Fellowships.
P. Barry Butler, professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and executive vice president and provost of the University of Iowa, has been named president of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL. He will assume his new position March 13, 2017.
One hundred thirty-seven Engineering students were among the nearly 1,400 graduates receiving Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees from the University of Iowa at the close of the 2016 fall semester.
The Spring Engineering Career Fair will be held from 12:00 Noon-4:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 14, 2017, in the Main Lounge of the Iowa Memorial Union. About 90 employers will be in attendance looking for recent and upcoming graduates, interns and co-ops.
In 2016, Eric Pahl, a UI biomedical engineering graduate and current Ph.D. student studying health informatics from Ames, and Dalton Shaull, a UI human physiology graduate and former Hawkeye football player from Oskaloosa, won the Hubert E. Storer Engineering Student Entrepreneurial Award.
More than 5,000 donors contributed a total of $68 million to the College of Engineering during the University of Iowa and University of Iowa Foundation’s For Iowa. Forever More: The Campaign for the University of Iowa campaign.
Engineering alumnus Mark Fastabend (BSE 2000 biomedical engineering) has been selected as a member of the Emerging Leaders Class of 2017 of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Fastabend is general manager for a newly launched foodservice equipment division, Prince Castle, within the Marmon Group.
February is Black History Month and the College of Engineering commemorates many of its members of the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Academy, other distinguished alumni, its Ethnic Inclusion Effort for Iowa Engineering, and the programs and student organizations that support diversity at the college.