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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, detection, and predictability of marine sea fog. Harindra Joseph Fernando, the Wayne and Diana Murdy Endowed Professor in the Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering and …

Four AME graduate students receive outstanding teaching awards

Yuko Inoue, Daniel Martin, Robert Neal, and Jose Padilla have received 2021 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards from the Notre Dame Graduate School and the Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning. Graduate students are nominated by faculty in their department in recognition to their …

International Space Station. (Credit: NASA)

Notre Dame experiment is in route to space station; could lead to more effective early cancer screenings

Researchers studying how bubbles form and function sent a fully automated, self-contained experiment to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard a Space X rocket that launched this afternoon. The study, led by Tengfei Luo, a professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical …

Hernan Delgado

Hernan Delgado honored with Notre Dame’s Shaheen Graduate Student Award

Hernan Delgado, a Ph.D. graduate in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has received the Eli J. and Helen Shaheen Graduate Student Award. The Shaheen Award recognizes one graduating Ph.D. student in each of the four divisions of the Notre Dame Graduate School. Students are honored for …

Congratulations Class of 2021 graduates

A Special Message to the AME Class of 2021

Congratulations! You have met all the requirements for graduation from the University of Notre Dame during a time of significant disruption. And you have done it with incredible determination and grace, taking each obstacle in stride and overcoming every challenge. You are well prepared to be a …

Congratulations 2021 Ph.D. and M.S. graduates

Congratulations to the 2021 AME Ph.D. and M.S. graduates

Congratulations! You have worked hard and have achieved an outstanding milestone in your career. We wish you every …

IrishSat students preparing balloon and payload for launch

New satellite design team IrishSat launches its first high-altitude balloon

Notre Dame students and faculty gathered on May 11, 2021, for the first high-altitude balloon launch by IrishSat, a …

John Nganga

Ph.D. student receives NASA research award to design strategies to enable four-legged robots to walk alongside astronauts on other planets

John Nganga, a Notre Dame Ph.D. student in aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been awarded a 3-year NASA Space …

Prof. Donny Hanjaya-Putra

Donny Hanjaya-Putra receives National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Donny Hanjaya-Putra, assistant professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has received a National Science …

Laura Alderfer and Donny Hanjaya-Putra

Putting up a good fight: Regenerating the body’s natural defenses by restoring lymphatic networks

The human body is an incredibly designed machine, and mechanical processes such as those in the lymphatic system play …