August 15, 2019 - Amy LaViers, in her RAD Lab at Illinois, has been collaborating with Kate Ladenheim from The People Movers dance company. Their newest project explores how the gendered normalisms that dominate screens and stages intersect with the diminutive status of being “cute” in the context of robotics.
August 13, 2019 - He takes on the responsibility of increasing the visibility and broadening of research collaborations with state, federal, and international agencies as well as industry.
August 9, 2019 - Graduate students James Carpenter and Dhawal Thakare were two of the five winners of this year's PPG-MRL Graduate Research Assistantships at Illinois.
August 6, 2019 - Alum Zach Kaplan (BSME ’01), CEO of Inventables, joins The Grainger College of Eningeering’s Illinois Innovators Podcast to discuss the Inventables’ unique technology, the business model, and his active role within the Chicago venture capital community.
August 1, 2019 - MechSE's Stefan Elbel and doctoral student Min Che won the Best Paper Award at the HEFAT Conference for their work to quantify local air-side heat transfer coefficients for realistic heat transfer surfaces and geometries.
July 31, 2019 - Alumnus William Bahnfleth received ASHRAE's 2019 Donald Bahnfleth Environmental Health Award, named in honor of his late father, also a MechSE alumnus.
July 30, 2019 - Dr. Xiao Yan has worked under the mentorship of Professor Nenad Miljkovic impactful research that has been published in ACS Nano.
July 17, 2019 - Nenad Miljkovic and Effingham, Illinois-based John Boos & Co. recently collaborated to prove the antimicrobial and hydrophobic qualities of their hardwood cutting boards.
July 16, 2019 - Local Montessori school students are the latest to benefit from MechSE faculty and students sharing their exciting research with the community.
July 12, 2019 - Pega Hrnjak won the 2019 Louise and Bill Holladay Distinguished Fellow Award from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.