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Celebrating Women Engineers

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The University of Delaware is committed to the success of women in engineering. Here are just a few of the women who set the course for the engineers of today and tomorrow.

Leadership and Impact

Leadership and Impact

Alumnus, department chair Kristi Kiick reflects on how engineering leaders help others.

Face Mask Fit Matters

Face Mask Fit Matters

Fit is important, but an imperfect mask is still better than none, UD researchers find.

Engineering Leader

Engineering Leader

Ten years ago, award-winning mentor Dawn Elliott founded UD’s biomedical engineering department.

In Her Nature

In Her Nature

Grad student Patricia Hurley recognized for supporting first-generation college students, environmental causes.

Light Wakes Up Freshwater Bacteria

Light Wakes Up Freshwater Bacteria

Some of the bacteria that live in ponds, lakes and other freshwater environments grow faster during the day, even though they don’t take in sunlight as an energy source, according to research from UD.

Student Spotlight: Elaine Stewart

Student Spotlight: Elaine Stewart

Many engineers dream of working for NASA someday, and chemical engineer Elaine Stewart didn’t wait for graduation to start that mission.

Highly Cited Researchers

Highly Cited Researchers

Three faculty members in the College of Engineering were named to the Clarivate Analytics list of Highly Cited Researchers for 2018.

Engineering Discovery Day

Engineering Discovery Day

High school girls learned about engineering opportunities from undergraduate students and faculty.

Skills, support, success

Skills, support, success

Alumna and Google employee Priscilla Moraes will speak on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. in Mitchell Hall, as part of the 55th Anniversary Celebration of the Department of Computer and Information Sciences.

Quantum Momentum

Quantum Momentum

UD received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to help develop the quantum electronics of the future.

Grad Student Picked for International Forum

Grad Student Picked for International Forum

Moumita Bhattacharya, a doctoral student in computer science at UD, is one of just 200 top promising young computer scientists worldwide to be selected to participate in the sixth Heidelberg Laureate Forum.

Developing Diverse Leaders

Developing Diverse Leaders

At the 2018 Future Faculty Workshop, held at UD from July 18 to 20, faculty members from 17 universities mentored senior graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from across the country who plan to pursue careers as independent academic researchers in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, and polymer science with a focus on soft materials and biomaterials.