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Professor Abbott advising mechanical engineering Ph.D. candidate Lisandro Leon on their cochlear implant device.

Jake Abbott – Intrigued by Robots

“I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t into robots” reflects Jake Abbott, mechanical engineering associate professor at the University of Utah. “Whether it was Luke Skywalker’s artificial hand in The Empire Strikes Back, or the robotic suit that Ripley wears in Aliens, I was always intrigued by robots that extend human capabilities. But who isn’t intrigued by robots?”…

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M.E. News

COE Ranking Moves up in Rankings

COE Ranking Moves up in Rankings

The University of Utah’s College of Engineering moved up two spots to 57th place in the U.S. News & World Report America’s Best Colleges rankings of [...]

College Outstanding Teacher Award — Mathieu Francoeur, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

College Outstanding Teacher Award — Mathieu Francoeur, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

The University of Utah College of Engineering announced the 2014 Outstanding Staff Awards, honoring teachers and staff members who have excelled in their fields this[...]

College Service Award — Tony Roehrig, Electronic Engineer, Mechanical Engineering

College Service Award — Tony Roehrig, Electronic Engineer, Mechanical Engineering

The University of Utah College of Engineering announced the 2014 Outstanding Staff Awards, honoring teachers and staff members who have excelled in their fields this[...]

Announcements

Distinguished Seminar: Karthik Ramani, Ph.D.

Distinguished Seminar: Karthik Ramani, Ph.D.

Using Hands Naturally for Design & Creative Expression   Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, 3:00 p.m. Mechanical EngineeringDistinguished Seminar SeriesWarnock Engineering Bldg. (WEB) 2230Reception to follow at 4:00 p.m. Karthik[...]

UDCC Invites Engineering Students to Open House

UDCC Invites Engineering Students to Open House

With the soaring popularity of cloud computing and the need to store big data, it only seems natural that the University of Utah would begin[...]

Distinguished Seminar: K. L. DeVries, Ph.D.

Distinguished Seminar: K. L. DeVries, Ph.D.

  A Walk Down Memory Lane: Successes and Frustrations Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, 3:00 pm Mechanical Engineering Distinguished Seminar Series Warnock Engineering Bldg. (WEB) 2230 Reception to [...]