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Two engineering students honored with National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships
May 15, 2024
Two students in the School of Engineering are recipients of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRFP). Read More...

UNM part of project to create energy-harvesting smart soles for shoes
May 14, 2024
An associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering is leading The University of New Mexico’s part of a $2.8 million project that will develop smart soles for shoes that contain integrated energy harvesters, mostly to monitor health conditions for military applications. Read More...

New graduate scholarship established in mechanical engineering
May 10, 2024
Graduate students in the Department of Mechanical Engineering will receive more financial support beginning next academic year, thanks to a gift from an alumnus. Read More...

Department to launch renewable energy concentration
May 10, 2024
The UNM Department of Mechanical Engineering has established a new graduate concentration in renewable energy, set to begin in fall 2024. Read More...

Engineering professor receives funding for pilot study on new way to detect ovarian cancer
May 6, 2024
Nathan Jackson, an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, is receiving American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant funding for a pilot study on developing a new way to detect ovarian cancer. Read More...

$4,500 in prizes awarded at Engineering Expo IX
May 5, 2024
The ninth annual UNM School of Engineering Engineering Expo, an event to showcase senior design projects, was held May 3, with a total of $4,500 in prizes awarded to winning teams for poster and elevator pitch contests. Read More...

Perfetti receives American Nuclear Society early career award
May 1, 2024
Christopher Perfetti, an assistant professor in the Department of Nuclear Engineering, is the recipient of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) Reactor Physics Division Early Career Reactor Physicist Award. Read More...

Taha selected as 2024 UNM Innovation Fellow
April 30, 2024
Mahmoud Taha, distinguished professor in the Gerald May Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, is the 2024 UNM Rainforest Innovations Innovation Fellow. Read More...

School of Engineering students winners at Lobo Hackathon
April 25, 2024
Several students from the School of Engineering were on winning teams at the 2024 Lobo Hackathon that took place earlier this month at the Lobo Rainforest Building. Read More...