2017 Steiner Awards: Honoring Undergraduate Excellence

2017 Steiner Awards: Honoring Undergraduate Excellence

ND Energy congratulates Tessa Clarizio, graduate of the Energy Studies Minor, on receiving the 2017 Reverend Thomas A. Steiner Award!  The College of Engineering is pleased to announce the 2017 winners of the Reverend Thomas A. Steiner Award. They, like the namesake...

Plasma Electrochemistry: Transforming Greenhouse Gases

Notre Dame researcher uses plasma electrochemistry to transform greenhouse gases. Photo courtesy of the Electrochemical Society Reutilizing Carbon Dioxide to Produce Clean Burning Fuels David B. Go has always seen himself as something of a black sheep when it comes to...

Simonetti Receives USGS Service Award

In recognition of his outstanding contributions and the integrity of his scientific and scholarly activities, Antonio Simonetti has been granted the Citizen’s Award for Exceptional Service from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). He is an associate professor and director of graduate studies...

Engineer named editor-in-chief of journal

Joseph M. Powers, an AIAA Associate Fellow, and professor and associate chair of the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, with a concurrent appointment to the Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, has...

Two engineering faculty named 2016 IEEE Fellows

Patrick Fay and Xiaobo Sharon Hu, faculty in the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, have been named fellows of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The grade of fellow is the highest grade of...

Recycling in a Nuclear Age

Dr. Peter C. Burns In the purest sense recycling is taking what has once been used and changing it, treating it, processing it so that it can be re-used. Paper, aluminum cans, plastics ... all of these can be found...

Notre Dame Engineering Faculty Named Winners of Zollman Award

Yahya Kurama, professor and associate chair of the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, and Brian Smith, assistant teaching professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, have been named recipients of the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute’s…...

Four College of Engineering faculty awarded $1.8M in DURIP grants

Four faculty members from the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame have received Defense University Research Instrumention Program (DURIP) grants from the Department of Defense for 2015, totaling more than $1.8 million. These highly competitive awards will...

Schmid recognized for manufacturing contributions

Steven Schmid Steven R. Schmid, associate professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been named an American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Foundation Swanson Fellow and assistant director for research partnerships in the Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office (AMNPO), which...