November 17, 2017 - Mattia Gazzola has launched a new program aimed at connecting the research at the university to the planting of trees in the Champaign-Urbana community.
November 14, 2017 - MechSE research associate professor Seid Koric has won Top Supercomputing Achievement in the annual HPCwire Editors’ Choice Awards.
November 10, 2017 - Ag Funder has featured IntelinAir, Inc.—co-founded by W. Grafton and Lillian B. Wilkins Professor Naira Hovakimyan—among other agricultural companies leading the way in utilizing remote sensing.
November 6, 2017 - Late Professor Emeritus and alumnus Seichi "Bud" Konzo was recognized for his definitive research on residential air conditioning, among other lifelong research achievements.
November 2, 2017 - Amy LaViers' startup AE Machines was named Product Design of the Year among companies and individuals forging innovations in manufacturing in the Chicago region.
October 26, 2017 - The phenomenon that forms interference patterns on television displays when a camera focuses on a pattern like a person wearing stripes has inspired a new way to conceptualize electronic devices.
October 20, 2017 - MechSE alumnus Stephen Blakely has studied the Egyptian Pyramids construction extensively and has formed a theory: the use of an Egyptian pulley. He's featured on the podcast Illinois Innovators, from the College of Engineering.
October 20, 2017 - Professors Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, Iwona Jasiuk, and Amy Wagoner Johnson will work on teams developing curricula and case studies for courses in the new Carle Illinois College of Medicine.
October 16, 2017 - MechSE's Arend van der Zande, Narayana Aluru, Elif Ertekin, and SungWoo Nam are among an interdisciplinary team leading materials research at the NSF Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at Illinois.
October 12, 2017 - MechSE's Gaurav Bahl and Sam Tawfick, with ECE's Jennifer Bernard, are developing a mechanical antenna that could open previously impossible communication channels for use in civilian and defense operations.