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Solar company started by UNM professor receives $1.25 million Department of Energy grant
May 28, 2020
A solar energy company started by a professor at The University of New Mexico has received a $1.25 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance one of its technologies that could add significant life to solar panels. Read More...

The University of New Mexico becomes IBM Q Hub’s first university member
May 28, 2020
Q Hub membership and new faculty hire will build on existing quantum expertise and investments Read More...

Engineering staff member recipient of Excellence in STEM Award
May 28, 2020
Stefi Weisburd, education and outreach manager in the School of Engineering, has been selected as a 2020 New Mexico Excellence in STEM Award winner. Read More...

Art imitates life during COVID-19 in machine learning course
May 26, 2020
Students who enrolled in Computer Science 429/529 (Introduction to Machine Learning) this semester were probably expecting to focus on Bayesian analysis, logistic and linear regression and empirical methodology, with a good bit of statistics and linear algebra thrown in. Read More...

Engineering professor makes history by converting in-person conference to online format
May 18, 2020
Planning had been taking place for months, but like so many other events this spring, it was on the brink of cancellation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More...

School of Engineering partners with NM high schools to teach engineering in the classroom
May 18, 2020
The University of New Mexico has recently signed on as a member of Engineering for Us All (E4USA), which is a National Science Foundation-funded pilot program to bring engineering courses to high schools. Read More...

School celebrates outstanding students, staff and faculty
May 13, 2020
The School of Engineering is celebrating its outstanding students, faculty and staff this spring. Read More...

Moses selected as a council member of the Computing Community Consortium
May 12, 2020
Melanie Moses, a professor of computer science at The University of New Mexico, has been selected as a council member of the Computing Community Consortium of the Computing Research Association. Read More...

Dreams dashed but lessons still learned despite cancellation of student design competitions
May 7, 2020
Typically this time of year, large groups of students can be found putting in long hours in various lab spaces around The University of New Mexico engineering buildings. Read More...