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Over the past three years, annual funding from industry partners with The University of Alabama increased nearly 500%, creating opportunities for students while bringing innovation and job growth to the…
Author: Associated Engineering Press / Published: September 26, 2022 / Posted in: Alabama Industrial Assessment Center, Center for Sustainable Infrastructure, Research, UA News
Transportation researchers at The University of Alabama developed a promising, inexpensive system to overcome one challenge of self-driving vehicle technology: GPS hacking that can send a self-driving vehicle to the…
Author: Adam Jones / Published: September 12, 2022 / Posted in: Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, Research, UA News / Features: Dr. Mizanur (Mizan) Rahman
With nearly $8 million in federal transit funds, The University of Alabama will replace a quarter of its transit system buses with electric buses, reducing emissions and further positioning UA…
Author: Adam Jones / Published: September 6, 2022 / Posted in: Faculty and Staff, UA News / Features: Dr. Allen Parrish
The research is exploring minuscule doses of a potent toxin to treat pain without opioids or nerve-block injections.
Author: Adam Jones / Published: September 2, 2022 / Posted in: Chemical and Biological Engineering, Faculty and Staff, Research, UA News / Features: Dr. Chao Zhao
The portion of faculty members engaged in externally funded research was the most in the history of The University of Alabama during the last academic year.
Author: UA News / Published: August 25, 2022 / Posted in: Engineering, In The News, Outreach, Research, UA News
Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian will take on the additional responsibility of creating and implementing a vision for connected, automated and electric mobility research and elevating the profile of the Alabama Transportation…
Author: Adam Jones / Published: August 1, 2022 / Posted in: Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, UA News / Features: Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian
The program recognizes UA faculty for outstanding research, extension and education programs that significantly advance UA’s interdisciplinary water-related communities of science.
Author: Adam Jones / Published: July 28, 2022 / Posted in: Awards and Honors, Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, Faculty and Staff, UA News / Features: Dr. Hamed Moftakhari
The University of Alabama has been awarded $3 million from the National Science Foundation to establish a unique hydrologic science research and training program for graduate students.
Author: Adam Jones / Published: July 18, 2022 / Posted in: Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science, Research, UA News / Features: Dr. Jiaqi (Jackey) Gong, Dr. Mukesh Kumar, Dr. Steven Burian
Once again UA’s student team dominated an annual NASA robotics competition, claiming its seventh title in a row and eight out of the past nine championships.
Author: Adam Jones / Published: June 14, 2022 / Posted in: Awards and Honors, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Students, UA News / Features: Dr. Kenneth G. Ricks
In an interview, astronaut Bob Hines said his education at the University helped pave the way for the chance to become an astronaut.
Author: Adam Jones / Published: June 6, 2022 / Posted in: Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, Alumni, UA News
In 1837, The University of Alabama became one of the first five universities in the nation to offer engineering classes. Today, UA’s College of Engineering has more than 5,800 students and more than 150 faculty. In recent years, students in the College have been named USA Today All-USA College Academic Team members, Goldwater, Hollings, Portz, Boren, Mitchell and Truman scholars.