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Tsiropoulou named IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator
August 3, 2021
Eirini Eleni Tsiropoulou, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was selected as the IEEE Outstanding Engineering Educator by the UNM Chapter of Sigma Xi. Read More...

Perfetti receives Department of Energy funding to explore physics of UNM’s nuclear reactor
August 3, 2021
Christopher Perfetti, assistant professor in The University of New Mexico Department of Nuclear Engineering, has received funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for a project to explore the physics behind UNM’s nuclear reactor. Read More...

New model simulates wildfires from single branches to local weather systems
July 27, 2021
Every year, the headlines about wildfires seem to be getting worse. For instance, this year, the Bootleg fire in Oregon became so large that it created its own weather. Read More...

Moreu presents at international webinar on bridge maintenance and safety
July 22, 2021
Fernando Moreu, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, was a presenter July 21 for a webinar presented by the International Association for Bridge Maintenance and Safety – USA (IABMAS). Read More...

UNM’s nuclear engineering student chapter earns third-place national award
July 21, 2021
The University of New Mexico’s student section of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) received a third-place 2021 Samuel Glasstone Award, given annually to the most outstanding ANS student sections in the country. Read More...

Engineering auditorium dedicated in honor of former Rep. Larry Larrañaga
July 15, 2021
The auditorium of the Centennial Engineering Center at The University of New Mexico has been dedicated in honor of School of Engineering alumnus and New Mexico state legislator Larry Larrañaga. Read More...

Engineering staff win 4 of 6 of UNM Provost Committee for Staff awards
July 14, 2021
Staff from the School of Engineering won four out of five of the 2021 UNM Provost Committee for Staff awards. Read More...

‘Excited by the opportunity’: ECE student among winners of IEEE section awards
June 28, 2021
Sara Kathryn LaTouf, who recently earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering at UNM, was awarded the IEEE Albuquerque Section 2021 Outstanding Undergraduate Engineering Student Award. Read More...

UNM project on environmental behavior of metals receives Army Research Office funding
June 21, 2021
Researchers from The University of New Mexico have received a three-year, $370,000 award from the Army Research Office, an element of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory, to contribute to the fundamental understanding of chemical reactions affecting the fate of toxic metal mixtures in conditions relevant to earth and environmental systems. Read More...