News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

Insoles
Research | May 21, 2015
Amputation is a serious threat to people with diabetes. A team of UNLV faculty researchers, entrepreneurial students, and economic development experts is working to bring a better way to prevent the problem to market soon.
Harriet and Fred Cox
Campus News | May 8, 2015
Gift from Fred and Harriet Cox will fund successful design competition and give students access to the materials needed to complete design prototypes.
Students participate in the Fred and Harriet Cox Senior Design Competition
Campus News | May 5, 2015
Inventions from 28 teams on display May 7, including an autonomous security rover, UAVs, designs for the world’s longest water slide and a design for elevated office desks.
Paul Oh poses with a few of his robots
Research | April 21, 2015
Las Vegas as a high-tech center for robotics? It's doable in the next decade, according to engineering professor Paul Oh.
entrance to Beam Hall
Campus News | April 21, 2015
Graduate student groups take first and third prizes in Nevada Governor's Cup contest; awarded total of $35,000 to help advance business plans.
Beam Hall entrance
Campus News | April 15, 2015
Six UNLV student groups among the competition's 12 finalists; businesses range from a diagnostic shoe insole system to an audio book streaming service.
Ying Tian
Research | April 13, 2015
After seven firefighters died in a collapsed parking garage, engineering professor Ying Tian wanted to help design more resilient buildings. His research was shored up with seed money from a UNLV grant.
Science and Engineering Building
Campus News | March 12, 2015
Discussion will feature experts in nuclear weapon program activities, plasma physics and particle accelerators.
Members of DRC-HUBO at UNLV team working on a robot
Campus News | March 8, 2015
$3.5 million in prizes at stake as human-robot teams attempt simulated disaster response in June final event.
Kwang Jim Kim in research lab
Campus News | March 6, 2015
Kim, a leading expert in active materials and energy systems, recognized with annual award from Nevada Board of Regents at March 6 meeting.
Traffic speeds past Greenspun Hall on Maryland Parkway
Campus News | February 6, 2015
A collection of news stories from 2014 highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
closeup of a person using a calculator with a keyboard and mouse to the side
Campus News | January 21, 2015
UNLV removing some of the stumbling blocks for getting students interested in the science and engineering fields. The key: Get 'em while they're young.