News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

UNLV student with engineering building in background
People | May 28, 2020
Engineer’s research on improved flood control for Las Vegas led to a flood of research publications and a bright future.
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Research | May 28, 2020
Physical therapy professor Szu-Ping Lee relies on patients – particularly veterans and seniors – as well as clinicians to help guide his research on ways to improve mobility after limb loss.
Lied Library at UNLV
Campus News | May 19, 2020
As daily life around the country came to a sudden halt in March, UNLV rapidly reconfigured the rhythms of its day-to-day operations and lent its considerable expertise to fighting the virus in Nevada.
Two women stand in front of an image of a Martian rover
Research | May 19, 2020
Pair of geoscience professors at the forefront of UNLV’s contributions to Mars exploration, but plenty more academics are involved in the Red Planet.
UNLV graduate seated with decorated cap
Campus News | May 14, 2020
An enduring UNLV end-of-semester tradition is to highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
A man in a suit pulls a cord on a dune buggy
Research | May 1, 2020
Annual College of Engineering competition will hold all of its team presentations and judging virtually.
Computer Science Faculty-In-Residence Jorge Fonseca by server racks.
People | April 27, 2020
Fueled by a long-time curiosity, this alumnus-turned-professor considers his role at UNLV not as a full-time job, but a full-time hobby.
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People | April 17, 2020
Mechanical engineering major Jordan Siatuu advises that it is important to develop a daily schedule.
woman wearing face shield and face mask
Business and Community | April 16, 2020
Engineering faculty, staff, and grad students design and fabricate personal protective equipment for local health care professionals.
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Campus News | March 31, 2020
A week after remote teaching begins, UNLV College of Engineering faculty find that soliciting student feedback is key.
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Campus News | March 16, 2020
U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools ranks 22 UNLV programs within nation’s top 100 in their field.
Campus News | February 28, 2020
K-6 students get hands-on learning in how to problem-solve during Introduce a Kid to Engineering Day.