College of Engineering

Research Experience and Mentorship students, from left: Allan Chon, Trevor Lata, Justin Palacios, Rachel Gorelik and Emily English with two of their mentors, Kasi Kiehlbaugh and Pierre Deymier.
June 8, 2020
The New Frontiers of Sound Research Experience and Mentorship program provides mentors and research opportunities for underrepresented students interested in graduate school and careers in engineering.
May 28, 2020
An engineering graduate student developed a system to help mitigate no-shows for health care appointments.
Several UArizona research teams, including one co-led by Michael Johnson, assistant professor of immunobiology, will investigate novel COVID-19 treatments. (Photo: Nicole Swinteck/Department of Immunobiology)
April 28, 2020
Thirteen research teams will address various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic with financial support from a rapid-turnaround seed grants supplied through the BIO5 Institute and state funding. The grants amount to more than $500,000.
April 17, 2020
University of Arizona researchers are using quantum entanglement to detect radio frequencies with more sensitivity and accuracy than ever.
In response to a shortage of masks, researchers is working to design, 3D print and test masks for health care workers. Pictured is a mask prototype, fitted on a mannequin.
March 27, 2020
In response to a shortage of personal protective equipment, UArizona researchers are working to design, 3D print and test masks for health care facilities.
Electrical and computer engineering professor Gregory Ditzler is a 2020 NSF CAREER Award recipient.
March 9, 2020
Gregory Ditzler, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, is using a National Science Foundation grant to boost his research on machine learning.
Illustration of power, lighting and roving concepts operating in a lunar crater. (Photo courtesy of NASA)
March 5, 2020
NASA has awarded funding to research teams working on ways to find water and grow food in space. UArizona researchers are focusing on harvesting water from the lunar surface and microgravity crop production.
A grant from the Army Research Office will fund an extension of the Arizona Supersonic Wind Tunnel, making it capable of conducting experiments in transonic conditions. Stuart "Alex" Craig (left) and Jesse Little received the funding through the U.S. Department of Defense's Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority-Serving Institutions Science Program.
Feb. 13, 2020
Department of Defense funding totaling $1.7 million is helping aerospace engineers expand experiments on vehicles traveling at the speed of sound and much faster.
Erin Ratcliff is leading a project to develop new ways of collecting and analyzing the clues sweat has to offer. (Photo: College of Engineering)
Feb. 12, 2020
A team of researchers at the University of Arizona is developing new methods to collect and analyze sweat for clues about how the body is functioning.