November 6, 2014
Alexandra "Sasha" Boltasseva has been named a fellow of the Optical Society (OSA). She was cited for "seminal contributions to the fields of nanophotonics and new plasmonic materials."
October 22, 2014
Virginia Booth-Womack, director of Purdue's Minority Engineering Program, has been selected to receive the 2014 National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) Outstanding Minority Engineering Program Administrator Award. She will be recognized at the 2014 NAMEPA National Conference in San Jose, California, which begins on Oct. 29.
October 15, 2014
David Ebert, the Silicon Valley Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been selected as the 2015 2nd vice president of the IEEE Computer Society.
October 7, 2014
Robert J. Frosch, professor of civil engineering and associate dean of resource planning and management, has been given the Arthur J. Boase Award from ACI, the American Concrete Institute.
September 25, 2014
Three Purdue engineering faculty members are among 77 of the nation's most innovative, young engineering educators who have been selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering's sixth Frontiers of Engineering Education
August 28, 2014
Purdue Engineering welcomes our new faculty members - profiles of each professor include their appointment and school, research interests, and photo.
August 25, 2014
Siwei Li, a recent Ph.D. graduate in civil engineering, has been awarded the 2014 Chorafas Foundation Award in recognition of her work titled “Modeling of Photovoltaic Thermal Systems with Transpired Solar Collectors Integrated in Building Operation Simulations.” performed under the supervision of Panagiota Karava, assistant professor of civil engineering and construction engineering management.
August 7, 2014
Leah Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering, has announced the first College of Engineering recipients of the university's Bravo Awards
recognizing extraordinary achievement by faculty and staff. The awards recognize outstanding contributions in four categories: moving the University forward, operational excellence, innovation/creativity, and fiscal stewardship.
July 30, 2014
July 24, 2014
, the Edward G. Tiedemann Jr. Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is one of 10 scientists and engineers recently named as U.S. Department of Defense class of National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellows (NSSEFF).
July 18, 2014
The Purdue Board of Trustees today approved Farshid Sadeghi as Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering.
Sadeghi is the Cummins Professor of Mechanical Engineering and founder and director of Purdue's Mechanical Engineering Tribology Laboratory (METL). He has been a Purdue faculty member since 1986.
June 24, 2014
Samuel Labi, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Frank M. Masters Transportation Engineering Award for his outstanding and innovative work in advancing the area of transportation infrastructure asset management systems.
June 17, 2014
Karthik Ramani, the Donald W. Feddersen Professor of Mechanical Engineering and by courtesy in electrical and computer engineering, has been chosen to receive the 2014 ASME Computers and Information in Engineering Division's Excellence in Research Award.
June 9, 2014
Leah H. Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering, will be presented an honorary doctoral degree from the Drexel University College of Engineering and School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, at its commencement ceremony this Saturday, June 14, in Philadelphia.
May 22, 2014
, assistant dean for engineering undergraduate education and director of the Women in Engineering Program, will receive the Distinguished Service Award from Women in Engineering ProActive Network
(WEPAN) at its annual awards banquet in Minneapolis on June 11.
May 14, 2014
Karthik Ramani, the Donald W. Feddersen Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering by courtesy, will speak from noon to 1 p.m. this Wednesday, May 14, as part of the National Science Foundation's "Designing Disruptive Learning Technologies Distinguished Lecture Series."
May 9, 2014
Darcy Bullock, professor of civil engineering and director of the Joint Transportation Research Program, has been chosen along with his research team, to receive the second annual Corps of Engagement Award from Purdue's Office of Engagement. The award recognizes outstanding partnership and achievement in engagement.
May 7, 2014
Carolyn Percifield, director of Strategic Planning and Assessment for the College of Engineering, has been chosen to receive the 2014 APSAC Excellence Award by the Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee at Purdue. Percifield was nominated by Arvind Raman, associate dean for Global Engineering Programs and the Robert V. Adams Professor of Mechanical Engineering.
May 12, 2014
A group of Purdue University faculty and staff who work to convert non-food plant materials into usable transportation fuels and other products will receive the 2014 College of Agriculture TEAM award.
May 5, 2014
Jennifer Alter, assistant director of the Engineering Honors Program and the program's learning community instructor, recently received the inaugural Academic Connection Award from Purdue Learning Communities. The honor is awarded by Learning Communities staff members in recognition of a learning community instructor who excels at planning events and activities that directly connect classroom learning with hands-on experiences.