UGA College of Engineering http://www.engineering.uga.edu/ en mwooten@uga.edu Copyright 2020 2020-07-16T16:02:00+00:00 <![CDATA[Faircloth named to UGA’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2020]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/faircloth-named-to-ugas-40-under-40-class-of-2020 http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/faircloth-named-to-ugas-40-under-40-class-of-2020#When:16:02:00Z Jason Faircloth, a 2005 graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in agricultural engineering, has been named to the UGA Alumni Association's 40 Under 40 Class of 2020. This annual recognition program celebrates the personal, professional and philanthropic achievements of successful…

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2020-07-16T16:02:00+00:00
<![CDATA[UGA Engineering alumnae named leader of Atlanta’s Department of Watershed Management]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-engineering-alumnae-named-leader-of-atlantas-department-of-watershed-ma http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-engineering-alumnae-named-leader-of-atlantas-department-of-watershed-ma#When:13:10:00Z A graduate of the University of Georgia College of Engineering is now leading the City of Atlanta’s Department of Watershed Management. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms recently announced Department of Watershed Management Assistant Commissioner Mikita K. Browning has been…

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2020-07-08T13:10:00+00:00
<![CDATA[UGA engineering student brews up alcohol detector device]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-engineering-student-brews-up-alcohol-detector-device http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-engineering-student-brews-up-alcohol-detector-device#When:18:25:00Z FABricate competition winner now able to produce his product University of Georgia engineering student Nick Robertson’s side hustle of brewing and selling the fermented health drink kombucha was going great until he ran into a problem. One…

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2020-06-26T18:25:00+00:00
<![CDATA[Jaime Camelio appointed associate dean for research, innovation & entrepreneurship]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/jaime-camelio-appointed-uga-engineerings-associate-dean-for-research-innova http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/jaime-camelio-appointed-uga-engineerings-associate-dean-for-research-innova#When:13:01:00Z The University of Georgia College of Engineering has named Jaime Camelio as its associate dean for research, innovation, and entrepreneurship following a national search. He will begin his new position Aug. 1, 2020. As associate dean, Camelio will be responsible for creating…

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2020-06-16T13:01:00+00:00
<![CDATA[Protecting the solar energy grid from cyberattacks]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/protecting-the-solar-energy-grid-from-cyberattacks http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/protecting-the-solar-energy-grid-from-cyberattacks#When:14:15:00Z Two UGA engineering professors work to secure access points from hackers A future powered by renewables promises sustainable energy and a cleaner environment – but that doesn’t mean it’s without risks. Incorporating additional points of…

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2020-06-09T14:15:00+00:00
<![CDATA[Message from Dean Leo on the death of George Floyd]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/message-from-dean-leo-on-the-death-of-george-floyd http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/message-from-dean-leo-on-the-death-of-george-floyd#When:19:09:00Z Dear Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, and Friends of the UGA Engineering Community: The tragic and senseless death of George Floyd sickens me. Mr. Floyd’s death and the details emerging in the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor…

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2020-06-05T19:09:00+00:00
<![CDATA[UGA leads study of COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on underrepresented students in STEM]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-leads-study-of-covid-19-pandemics-impact-on-underrepresented-students-i http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/uga-leads-study-of-covid-19-pandemics-impact-on-underrepresented-students-i#When:13:51:00Z Researchers use National Science Foundation grant to analyze how students cope with sudden shift to online learning When college campus across the nation were forced to close suddenly to help stop the spread of COVID-19, students had to quickly shift…

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2020-06-04T13:51:00+00:00
<![CDATA[Project to introduce middle schoolers to AI]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/project-to-introduce-middle-schoolers-to-ai http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/project-to-introduce-middle-schoolers-to-ai#When:12:14:00Z Researchers aim to prepare students for a world driven by artificial intelligence Mention artificial intelligence to the average person and you’re likely to conjure up fantastic images of science fiction shows like “Westworld” or movies…

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2020-05-20T12:14:00+00:00
<![CDATA[College of Engineering faculty earn promotions, tenure]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/college-of-engineering-faculty-earn-promotions-tenure http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/college-of-engineering-faculty-earn-promotions-tenure#When:13:00:00Z The University of Georgia has selected eight faculty members in the College of Engineering for promotion in academic rank, including four who have earned tenure. “On behalf of our faculty, staff and administration, I sincerely congratulate these dedicated educators,…

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2020-05-18T13:00:00+00:00
<![CDATA[‘Do less with less’: UGA researchers say sustainability requires lower energy use overall]]> http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/do-less-with-less-uga-researchers-say-sustainability-requires-lower-energy http://www.engineering.uga.edu/newsroom/news/do-less-with-less-uga-researchers-say-sustainability-requires-lower-energy#When:13:33:00Z Modern sustainability practices often encourage resource and energy efficiencies across separate sectors, such as food production or biofuels, but this siloed approach could actually lead to ongoing environmental decay, according to a recent commentary by researchers in the University of…

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2020-05-11T13:33:00+00:00