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David B. Go named Viola D. Hank Professor

David B. Go named Viola D. Hank Professor

David B. Go, professor and chair of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded an endowed professorship. He will become Notre Dame’s Viola D. Hank Professor in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, effective January 1, 2022.…
Notre Dame Research announces 2021 Internal Grant Awardees

Notre Dame Research announces 2021 Internal Grant Awardees

Twenty-four Notre Dame researchers, along with their collaborators at partner universities, have been awarded funding through Notre Dame Research’s Internal Grants Program. Two types of grants were awarded during this cycle, the Faculty Research Support Regular Grant…
A new 3D printing frontier: self-powered wearable devices

A new 3D printing frontier: self-powered wearable devices

    When most people think of wearable devices, they think of smart watches, smart glasses, fitness trackers, even smart clothing. These devices, part of a fast-growing market, have two things in common: They all need an external power source,...
Chemist Adam Jaffe joins Notre Dame faculty

Chemist Adam Jaffe joins Notre Dame faculty

Adam Jaffe, who studies the relationship between atomic structure and properties of hybrid organic-inorganic compounds, joined the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry as an assistant professor this fall.
ND Energy announces Energy Week 2021

ND Energy announces Energy Week 2021

The Center for Sustainable Energy (ND Energy) at the University of Notre Dame has announced the 15th annual Notre Dame Energy Week Plus. Since 2007, Energy Week has offered a broad range of events for the Notre Dame and surrounding communities to help raise...
ND Engineering welcomes 21 new faculty in 2021

ND Engineering welcomes 21 new faculty in 2021

Notre Dame Engineering is a growing community of explorers, innovators, teachers and mentors. This year, we welcomed 21 new members of the faculty. They represent wide-ranging engineering expertise, research interests, and demonstrated enthusiasm for teaching and mentoring students. “We are...
Notre Dame commits to carbon neutrality by 2050

Notre Dame commits to carbon neutrality by 2050

The University of Notre Dame committed to becoming a carbon neutral campus by 2050 and to a reduction in carbon dioxide of at least 65 percent from 2005 levels within the next nine years, University President Rev. John I. Jenkins,...
Engineers develop prototype of electronic nose

Engineers develop prototype of electronic nose

Nosang Vincent Myung and his team have developed a prototype of an electronic nose, using nanoengineered materials to tune the sensitivity and selectivity to mimic the performance and capabilities of a human nose.