April 21, 2014
Purdue President Mitch Daniels and leaders from some of the top U.S. manufacturers will be among the speakers at a National Academy of Engineering regional meeting on economic development.
April 21, 2014
Officials from NASA and the nonprofit entity that manages the International Space Station's U.S. National Laboratory will visit Purdue University on April 30 to meet with faculty and students.
April 15, 2014
The Office of the Provost recently announced the 2014 University Faculty Scholars, four of whom are from the College of Engineering.
April 7, 2014
Haefa Mansour, a junior majoring in chemical engineering from Mentor, Ohio; and Sean McDowell, a junior from Stevensville, Mich., majoring in biomedical engineering, have been chosen to receive Barry Goldwater Scholarships.
April 4, 2014
We congratulate these outstanding educators and researchers.
April 1, 2014
Five College of Engineering faculty are among eight at Purdue who have been awarded the 2013 Faculty Early Career Development award by the National Science Foundation.
March 31, 2014
Three College of Engineering faculty members are among seven Purdue professors to receive 2014 Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Awards and the first Exceptional Early Career Awards.
March 26, 2014
Arvind Raman, the Robert V. Adams Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been named associate dean of Global Engineering Programs. Leah Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering, announced the appointment yesterday (3/25/14). It will be effective on May 1.
March 25, 2014
Purdue's School of Industrial Engineering has received the first incentive award to support the design and launch of its new program in China that will help the university meet its goal of encouraging more students to study abroad.
March 10, 2014
Dimitrios Peroulis, professor of electrical and computer engineering, and mechanical engineering by courtesy, has been awarded the Outstanding Young Engineer Award from the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society.
March 4, 2014
In its 40th Annual Salute to Women tonight (March 4), the Greater Lafayette YWCA will present Leah Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering, the Mary Keller Ade Woman of Wisdom Award.
February 21, 2014
The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Feb. 21) ratified five named professors and approved a posthumous degree.
February 13, 2014
Eight individuals and a team have been announced as recipients of the College of Engineering's Faculty Awards of Excellence for 2014.
February 7, 2014
Jan Allebach, the Hewlett-Packard Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been elected to membership in the National Academy of Engineering, the NAE announced Feb. 6, 2014.
February 4, 2014
Tamara Moore, associate professor of engineering education, has been named a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. The award, also known as PECASE, is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.
January 14, 2014
Professor Rakesh Agrawal, Winthrop E. Stone Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering, was elected as a NAI Fellow.
November 27, 2013
Ahmed Hassanein, the Paul L. Wattelet Professor and Head of Nuclear Engineering and the director of the Center for Materials Under eXtreme Environment, has been elected a fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA).
November 22, 2013
Wenbin Yu, associate professor of aeronautical and astronautical engineering, who joined the Purdue Engineering faculty this fall, was recently recognized as a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
November 22, 2013
John W. Sutherland, the Fehsenfeld Family Head of Environmental and Ecological Engineering (EEE) at Purdue University, is the recipient of the 2013 ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) William T. Ennor Manufacturing Technology Award.
September 11, 2013
Two engineering disciplines, electrical engineering and biomedical engineering, moved up in the latest US News & World Report undergraduate program rankings released Tuesday, Sept. 10. Purdue's EE program stepped up two spots from No. 9 to No. 7, and BME rose from 18th to 15th. Agricultural and Biological Engineering continues its reign at No. 1 for the third consecutive year.
Overall, the College of Engineering's undergraduate programs remain at No. 10 among doctoral-granting universities, tied with UT-Austin.