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Innovate-o-thon sponsored by Marmon Holdings and the Notre Dame Engineering Innovation Hub

Ready. Set. Innovate.

Like working in a team to find solutions to real-world problems? Then sign up for the College of Engineering’s 2021 Innovate-o-Thon, sponsored by Marmon Holdings. You’ll have 18 hours to work with your team to solve the mystery engineering challenge proposed by Marmon Holdings company …

bubble formation in the Space Tango CubeLab on the ISS.

Space Bubbles: Experiment on International Space Station aims to improve cancer detection

Tengfei Luo had certain hypotheses about what would happen during his scientific experiment, conducted in June aboard the International Space Station, to form water vapor bubbles in an environment without gravity. His goal was to engineer material surfaces to make bigger bubbles that adhere to …

Engineering Innovation Hub. (Photo by Barbara Johnston/University of Notre Dame)

Engineering Innovation Hub opens at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame’s Engineering Innovation Hub (EIH) has opened its doors to students and industry partners. The new 10,000-square-foot facility offers a state-of-the-art experiential learning and advanced manufacturing environment with first-rate resources for collaboration, …

Hall of Engineering relief at Cushing entrance

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering welcomes six new faculty in 2021

The Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering is pleased to announce six new appointments to the faculty. “I’m thrilled to have an incredible group of faculty joining us this year,” said David B. Go, professor and department chair. “They will elevate the department across many …

Pinar Zorlutuna

Zorlutuna named to Cellular and Molecular Technologies Study Section of NIH Center for Scientific Review

Pinar Zorlutuna, Sheehan Family Collegiate Professor of Engineering, has been named a member of the Cellular and Molecular Technologies Study Section of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center for Scientific Review. Members are selected on the basis of “demonstrated competence and …

The Gateway Concept Spaceship rendering surrounded by space, the moon to the left.

Gate Maker: AME alum Jon Olansen plays critical role in NASA’s effort to return to the Moon

When Gene Cernan and Harrison “Jack” Schmitt climbed into their lunar module nearly 50 years ago at the end of the …

Jian-Xun Wang

Jian-Xun Wang receives 2021 NSF CAREER Award for data-augumented cardiovascular modeling

Jian-Xun Wang, assistant professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has received a 2021 National Science …

2020-21 ND Rocketry Team group photo in front of the Dome

Notre Dame Rocketry Team claims multiple awards during 2021 NASA Student Launch competition

The Notre Dame Rocketry Team (NDRT) had a banner year, evidenced by the multiple awards they received at the end of …

Ship on a foggy sea, early morning

Marine fog comes under focus in new five-year study

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame will lead a five-year study to improve the fundamental understanding, …

Four AME graduate students receive outstanding teaching awards

Yuko Inoue, Daniel Martin, Robert Neal, and Jose Padilla have received 2021 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching …