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Photo Dr. Rajasekaran Named an AAAS Fellow

Dr. Sanguthevar Rajasekaran, the UTC Chair Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, was named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world.
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Photo UConn Women Garner Women of Innovation Awards

The School of Engineering was well represented among the Connecticut Technology Council's 2010 Women of Innovation finalists and award recipients. The women were feted during a January 20 networking and awards event at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington. Read More

Photo School Honors Exceptional Alumni and Friends

The School of Engineering inducted six accomplished alumni into the Academy of Distinguished Engineers and also feted two other exceptional engineers during its annual awards banquet on December 10, 2009. The festive event, held at the University's Alumni Center, capped a day in which the new inductees presented seminars on a range of technical topics, including waste water treatment, sustainable building design, combustion research, efficient energy production and shock-tolerant submarine design.
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Photo Geometric Skeletons

New theoretical results can shift even fundamental concepts. That is the premise behind Dr. Horea Ilies' new grant from the National Science Foundation. An assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Ilies has proposed a new way to define classes and families of skeletons that characterize, describe and manipulate geometry.
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Photo DeMaria Invited to LaserFest

Dr. Anthony J. DeMaria, Professor-in-Residence in the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, has been invited by the Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History and the founding partners of LaserFest to participate in a program and black tie reception in celebration of the now-indispensable laser.
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Photo Lanbo Liu Awarded a Fulbright Fellowship

Dr. Lanbo Liu, an associate professor in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE), won a prestigious Fulbright Scholar grant in the fall ('09) to conduct research at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim.
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Photo School of Engineering Honors Staff

Before 2009 drew to an end, the School of Engineering gave special recognitions to two esteemed staff members, Chris LaRosa and Mary McCarthy, during an all-school faculty meeting held December 3rd.
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Alumnus Scott Case to Headline Engineers Week

Timothy "Scott" Case, alumnus, co-founder of Priceline and world-class philanthropist, will present the keynote address. . .read more

Mark Your Calendar

Engineers Week
February 14-20; UConn Storrs campus

Senior Design Expo
April 30; UConn Storrs campus

Connecticut Invention Convention
May 1; Gampel Pavilion, UConn Storrs campus

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