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First-of-Its-Kind Tornado Panels Installed
September 1, 2015

With the 2011 Alabama tornado catastrophe still lingering in the minds of many, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) research has led to the creation of…

Inspiring Sandcastles
September 1, 2015

If you want to form very flexible chains of nanoparticles in liquid in order to build tiny robots with flexible joints or make magnetically self-healing gels, you need to revert to childhood and…

DOE Announces Notice to Close Public Comment Period
August 31, 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a pre-publication Federal Register notice to close the public comment period regarding energy conservation standards for commercial and industrial fans and blowers.

Webinar on New LEED Interpretation Announced
August 31, 2015

As of 2015, a new LEED v4 credit interpretation means more products with Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) can contribute to LEED credits.

SPI to Launch New Trade Show
August 28, 2015

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association announced its newest event, MRO Expo…

Incoming Students Tour NASA Langley
August 27, 2015

Incoming female engineering students in Old Dominion University’s (ODU) Early Engineering Advantage Program received a rare insider’s look at projects happening inside NASA’s Langley Research Center.

Second Place Won in the 2015 NCEES Engineering Award Competition
August 26, 2015

George Mason University’s Engineers for International Development (EfID) won the Second Place prize of $7500 in the 2015 National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Engineering Award competition.

Woolpert Selected to Evaluate New Lidar Technologies for 3DEP
August 25, 2015

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has contracted with Woolpert to evaluate new lidar (light detection and ranging) technologies to assess the suitability to support the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP).

LIGHTFAIR® International 2016 Call for Speakers
August 24, 2015

The LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2016 Call for Speakers is now open in a global invitation…

2015 Tilt-Up Convention Scheduled
August 21, 2015

The 2015 Tilt-Up Convention is scheduled to be held in New Brunswick, NJ from September 29th to October 1st.

Rice Associates and Navigator CS Announce New Partnership
August 21, 2015

Rice Associates, Inc. and Navigator CS, LLC have announced the formation of a new business partnership.

Insights About New 'Industrial Revolution' Shared
August 20, 2015

Old Dominion’s Ahmed Noor, who recently retired as the University’s William E. Lobeck Professor of Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Engineering, delivered the keynote address at a worldwide conference…

The CPI Announces Finalists For 2015 Polyurethane Innovation Award
August 19, 2015

The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) recently announced the finalists for the 2015 Polyurethane Innovation Award…

NAFA Announces 2015 Clean Air Award Recipients
August 19, 2015

The National Air Filtration Association, the trade association for heating, ventilating and air conditioning air filter manufacturers and distributors, has announced its recipients of the Clean Air Awards for 2015.

Inaugural Katona Scholarship for Bioengineering Excellence Received
August 18, 2015

Alex Nixon may be studying the small world of nanotechnology, but he has big plans for his future.

New Technology Developed Helps Personalized Medicine
August 18, 2015

A new technology that will dramatically enhance investigations of epigenomes, the machinery that turns on and off genes and a very prominent field of study…

DOE Issues Guidance on Handling High-Static Blowers
August 18, 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced publication of long-awaited guidance on how to handle high-static blowers during enforcement testing.

Fundraising Campaign To Launch Insect Repellent Exceeds Goal
August 17, 2015

A Virginia Commonwealth University student’s fundraising campaign to begin production of her all-natural insect repellent for horses has exceeded its $15,000 goal.

Vision For Growth of Naval and Marine Engineering
August 14, 2015

Jennifer Michaeli’s vision is to bring to Old Dominion University (ODU) a robust center of excellence for naval and marine engineering, and help create the next generation of future maritime engineers.

DOE Issues Final Rule for Grid-Enabled Water Heaters
August 14, 2015

The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a final rule to place the energy conservation standards for grid-enabled water heaters into the Code of Federal Regulations.

Safety Projects Help Reduce Roadway Deaths and Injuries
August 13, 2015

Virginia’s Highway Safety Improvement Program is showing life-saving results.

Concrete Pavement Joint Design & Construction Workshop Scheduled
August 12, 2015

The American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) will present a two-day national workshop on concrete pavement joint design and construction, as well as the closely related subjects of load transfer, tie bar systems, and dowel alignment.

Finalist Team Will Compete In $4M Cybersecurity Competition
August 11, 2015

Four University of Virginia (U.Va.) computer scientists from the School of Engineering and Applied Science are on one of seven finalist teams that will compete in a $4 million cyber security competition…

Teaching Model Wins $900K Google Award
August 11, 2015

Replacing the 19th century conveyor belt model of education with a 21st century black belt model is the aim of the Mason Self-Paced Learning Increases Retention and Capacity (SPARC) project…

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