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UNM’s Optical Science and Engineering Program celebrates 40th anniversary
February 22, 2024
The Optical Science and Engineering Program at The University of New Mexico will be celebrating 40 years with a series of events March 7-8. Read More...

Lobo Hackathon seeking participants from School of Engineering
February 22, 2024
Registration is open for the 2024 Lobo Hackathon, an annual event that brings together collaborative teams charged with improving or developing a new idea that addresses societal or technological challenges. Read More...

Perry Outreach Program coming to UNM on Feb. 24
February 22, 2024
The University of New Mexico will again be hosting the Perry Outreach Program Perry Initiative, a one-day, hands-on workshop designed to attract more young women into the fields of orthopedic medicine and engineering. Read More...

Wolford chosen to lead School of Engineering development team
February 16, 2024
Experienced fundraising professional Mary Wolford has been chosen by The University of New Mexico Foundation to lead the School of Engineering fundraising efforts as senior director of development. Her appointment is effective March 4. Read More...

UNM’s Lobo Launch team on an upward trajectory with three rocket projects
February 13, 2024
For 22 seniors in mechanical engineering this year, their capstone design project is literally rocket science — and they wouldn’t have it any other way. Read More...

School of Engineering researchers part of $478 million NASA space station contract
February 8, 2024
Several researchers from the UNM School of Engineering will be part of a $478 million contract that will support the work of the International Space Station Program based at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. Read More...

Datye receives award from catalysis division of the American Chemical Society
February 5, 2024
Abhaya Datye, a Distinguished Regents Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at UNM, has received the 2024 award for Exceptional Achievements in Catalysis from the American Chemical Society (ACS). Read More...

Quadruple success: IEEE conference accepts four research works from PROTON Lab
February 5, 2024
The productivity and innovation in the PROTON Lab, located in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been showing. The lab, led by Associate Professor Eirini Eleni Tsiropoulou, recently have had four research projects selected for presentation at the IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2024), one of the two main flagship conferences of the IEEE Communications Society. Read More...

Inaugural School of Engineering Teaching Innovation Fellows selected
February 2, 2024
The first School of Engineering Teaching Innovation Fellows for spring 2024 have been selected, with projects ranging from cybersecurity to photovoltaics. Read More...