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Brian Johnson Named Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Chair in Power Engineering
Posted: Wednesday, September 2
Professor Brian Johnson has been named the first Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Chair in Power Engineering with the University of Idaho College of Engineering. The position was made possible by a $2 million gift from Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL). The gift from SEL came last month when the Pullman-based international electrical power systems company announced its support of the UI...
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UI Signs onto National Engineering Deans Diversity Initiative
Posted: Tuesday, August 18
In a letter to the White House, UI Engineering Dean Larry Stauffer joined 122 engineering deans from across the country in committing to attract and retain a diverse student body to build the pipeline for the next generation of American engineers and entrepreneurs. Billed as the “Engineering Deans Diversity Initiative” it is part of the larger “Startup America” effort led b...
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Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Gives $2 Million to Establish Endowed Chair
Posted: Monday, August 10
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has donated $2 million to the University of Idaho College of Engineering to create an endowed chair position in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. “The Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Chair in Power Engineering” establishes a highly honored academic position that will attract and support distinguished faculty in...
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UI Academy of Engineer Member Dr. Forrest Morton Bird Dies
Posted: Friday, August 7
Dr. Forrest Morton Bird aviator, innovator, entrepreneur, scientist, professor, physician, veteran overall Renaissance man, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015 at the age of 94 at his home in Sagle, Idaho. Dr. Bird was a member of the UI Academy of Engineers, Class of 2012, he received an honorary doctorate in science from the University of Idaho in 2011. The Coeur d’Alene Press recognized Bird by w...
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Engineering | Coeur d' Alene | Memoriam
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UI Team Advances in Cyber Grand Challenge Tournament
Posted: Wednesday, July 8
A team from the University of Idaho’s Center for Secure and Dependable Systems (CSDS) is in a heated competition to increase cybersecurity in the United States. CSDS — a two-person team led by center director Jim Alves-Foss, who is working with post-doctoral fellow Jia Song — placed second and is one of seven teams to advance to the final round of the Cyber Grand Challenge, spons...
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Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering
Posted: Tuesday, June 2
The University of Idaho College of Engineering is conducting an internal search for the position of Associate Dean for Research to begin immediately. The Associate Dean for Research will report directly to the Dean of the College of Engineering. This position in the College of Engineering will be a half-time position during the academic year and up to two months full time in the summer. The other ...
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Mechanical Engineering Professor John Crepeau Receives Fulbright Scholar Award
Posted: Thursday, May 14
John C. Crepeau, professor and out-going chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Idaho, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and conduct research at Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (ESPOL) in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Crepeau will spend six months — September 2015 through March 2016 — in Ecuador teaching a course in fluid mecha...
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Engineering Alumnus Brent Keeth to Receive Honorary Doctorate
Posted: Wednesday, May 13
The University of Idaho is pleased to honor Brent Keeth, senior fellow at Micron Technology, with an honorary doctorate in engineering science during the 2015 commencement ceremony on May 16 in Moscow. Keeth, who works in the Advanced DRAM Architecture Group at Micron, was the co-principle developer on Micron’s Hybrid Memory Cube, a 4GByte stack of DRAM die on a 160GByte/second interface di...
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Engineering Welcomes 1,000 Regional Middle and High School Students to EXPO
Posted: Thursday, April 30
The College of Engineering will welcome 1,000 regional middle and high school students to its annual Engineering Design EXPO Friday, May 1, at the University of Idaho’s Bruce M. Pitman Center. Visiting students and chaperones are expected from over 25 Idaho and Washington schools, from as far north as Bonners Ferry to as far south as Grangeville. “We are very excited to welcome so man...
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Engineering Keynote to Examine Millennials’ Role in Shaping the Future
Posted: Tuesday, April 28
The College of Engineering announces Karen Higgins will be the honorary chair and keynote speaker for the 22nd annual Engineering Design EXPO on Friday, May 1, at the University of Idaho’s Bruce M. Pitman Center.  Higgins EXPO address, "Preventing ‘Interstellar’: Millennials’ Role in Shaping the Future," is derived from her upcoming book, “The Seven Colors of L...
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