News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

A self-sufficient home sits in the desert.
Campus News | October 9, 2017
Voting for the Solar Decathlon People's Choice Award is open, and UNLV's team needs your support.
A UNLV grad student attends to a power station.
Research | October 5, 2017
Microgrids are a key building block toward a wide-ranging future smart grid better able to respond to energy needs.
Dr. Karl Kingsley and Dr. James Mah hold a model of a tooth.
Research | October 3, 2017
UNLV researchers developed a method for extracting tooth root pulp that quadruples the number of stem cells that can be harvested and replicated to treat a variety of medical conditions.
girl with robohand
Campus News | September 19, 2017
UNLV College of Engineering teams up with a baseball-loving 7-year-old to raise awareness for a rare condition. Here's how you can be part of the team for other kids who need "Robohands."
Robert Schill portrait
Research | September 2, 2017
UNLV engineer Robert Schill takes the guesswork out of deactivating explosive devices.
Alyssa Crittenden portrait
Research | September 1, 2017
What do a heist thriller, the evolving human diet, water quality, consumer behavior, literature, and Mars have in common? All were the foundation of research awards UNLV faculty gar-nered this year.
construction site
Campus News | August 24, 2017
UNLV team readying its aging-in-place home for the prestigious Solar Decathlon competition.
Rebel Racing driver Cody Mao puts UNLV SAE's car through the paces in Gorman, California.
People | July 27, 2017
UNLV's Society of Automotive Engineers chapter sets high-water marks in off-road vehicle design and race competition.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Campus News | June 13, 2017
Bills include funding for the UNLV School of Medicine, College of Engineering, and student veterans.
Yoohwan Kim
Business and Community | May 16, 2017
New cybersecurity minor paving the way for a new bachelor's in the field — making UNLV one of just a few universities in the nation to offer such a program.
Fireworks ignite during commencement
People | May 11, 2017
UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Jin Ouk Choi
People | May 8, 2017
This South Korean-born civil and environmental engineering professor has been to more U.S. cities than most Americans. In fact, it was a U.S. city that originally ignited his passion for his profession.