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NIST Announces Bala Muralikrishnan as Flemming Award Winner

Muralikrishnan’s research is leading what’s next in international standards.
   May 16, 2022
Dr. Bala Muralikrishnan, College of Engineering alumnus, has been named a 2021 Arthur S. Flemming Award recipient. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (“NIST”), in the U.S. Department of Commerce, nominated Dr. Muralikrishnan to be recognized for his outstanding service in the federal government.

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MEET THE GRADUATE: KENDALL BRITTON

   May 12, 2022
Kendall Britton '22 B.S. in Computer Engineering discusses his academic journey, learning by doing, and his exposure to industry.

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Health Monitoring System for Elderly Wins NSF Grant

Dr. Mona Azarbayjani (architecture) and Dr. Hamed Tabkhi (engineering) are co-PIs.
   May 2, 2022

A project co-led by Dr. Mona Azarbayjani...

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Charlotte and EPIC: A Powerful Energy Partnership

   April 20, 2022
The Energy Production and Infrastructure Center has been in operation for more than a decade and is a centerpiece of the region's exponential growth within the energy industry. Offering a collaborative industry/academic partnership, EPIC produces a technical workforce and advancements in technology while supporting the Carolinas’ multi-state economic and energy security.

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Paying Homage to the Past

   March 28, 2022

A team of students from the William States Lee College of Engineering are participating in a trolley restoration project. A non-profit organization called Belmont Trolley is working to restore three 100+ year-old trolleys to working condition. Two of them operated in Europe, and one of them operated here in Charlotte in the early 20th century. It ran...

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Dean Emeritus Bob Johnson Honored In EPIC Atrium Naming

   March 22, 2022

In recognition and honor of dean emeritus Bob Johnson, the atrium in EPIC has been named the Robert E. Johnson Atrium.  A special naming ceremony took place Thursday, March 17, 2022 as part of the University's 75th Anniversary year-long celebration. Learn more...

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Engineering Charlotte's - and North Carolina's - Future

   March 14, 2022

UNC Charlotte has announced plans to grow the William States Lee College of Engineering by building a focus on computational engineering. Through the “...

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First Senior Design Expo in 2 Years is a Success!

   February 10, 2022

At the end of every fall and spring term, seniors at the William States Lee College of Engineering attend an expo to present their senior design projects. Senior design projects are spread across two semesters; students spend the first semester learning about a problem and planning for how to solve it with their design and the second semester building, testing, and delivering their solution....

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Seminar - Smart Helmet: Sensor Integrated Personalized Defense System, Dr. Paul Cherukuri, Monday, December 6th at 11:00 a.m.,EPIC G256

   December 2, 2021

The William States Lee College of Engineering Presents Dr. Paul Cherukuri, presenting a seminar on smart helmet sensor integrated personalized defense system on Monday, December 6th at 11:00 a.m. in EPIC G256. 

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Developing (and messing about with) Robotic Autonomous Surface Vessels

   October 14, 2021

As the quote says, “there is nothing–absolutely nothing–half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats”. This holds true for Michael Brancato, whose research finds him splashing around the campus lakes getting to mess with his boats. Because Brancato is a Mechanical Engineering master’s student, he finds his boats even more interesting than most, as he is designing and...

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