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UNM researcher part global project to establish Center on Climate-Resilient Western Interconnected Grid
September 26, 2023
This month, the National Science Foundation — along with partner funding agencies from Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom — announced awards totaling $76.4 million for the inaugural Global Centers Competition, and a University of New Mexico researcher is a leader in one of the centers. Read More...

Tsiropoulou receives NSF award for innovations in disaster response systems
September 20, 2023
Eirini Eleni Tsiropoulou, an associate professor in the UNM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was recently awarded a National Science Foundation grant for a project that addresses the area of public safety systems, especially during and after disasters where victims, first responders and emergency control centers must coordinate efforts for effective rescue missions. Read More...

School of Engineering undergraduate programs ranked in latest ‘U.S. News’ survey
September 18, 2023
Two programs in The University of New Mexico School of Engineering were ranked in the 2024 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, released Sept. 18. Read More...

UNM alum awarded Air Force medal for service
September 18, 2023
Michael Sherburne, who studied with Edl Schamiloglu, distinguished professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, recently received an Air Force medal for his meritorious service while he was stationed at AFRL's Directed Energy Directorate. Read More...

Engineering Open House set for Sept. 30
September 17, 2023
The UNM School of Engineering will host its annual Open House event for prospective students and their families on Sept. 30. Read More...

Eva Chi begins as School of Engineering’s inaugural associate dean for faculty affairs
September 7, 2023
Longtime UNM professor Eva Chi has been selected by Donna Riley, Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing, as the first associate dean for faculty affairs in School of Engineering history. Read More...

Faculty, graduate students invited to sign up for Coffee with the Dean
September 7, 2023
Donna Riley, Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing, is holding a series of one-hour coffee meetings with School of Engineering faculty and graduate students in an effort to solicit feedback and ideas. Read More...

ABET evaluators to visit UNM campus in October
September 7, 2023
A team of ABET evaluators will visit The University of New Mexico campus Oct. 22-24 on an accreditation visit for the undergraduate programs in the School of Engineering. Read More...

Ceremony to honor Mansoor Sheik-Bahae planned for Sept. 30
August 31, 2023
An event to honor Mansoor Sheik-Bahae, a distinguished professor in the UNM Department of Physics and Astronomy, will be held Sept. 30. Read More...