Jacob Sindt

UI electrical engineering undergraduate pursuing research that stands out

Friday, August 12, 2022
A fascination with electronic devices and photonics – or the science of light – has led Jacob Sindt down a promising path of research and discovery as an undergraduate student at the University of Iowa College of Engineering.
Toor and Prineas

UI engineering professor honored for innovation and as a leader in the field of optics and photonics

Friday, August 12, 2022
Fatima Toor, the Lowell G. Battershell Endowed Chair in Laser Engineering and University of Iowa associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, and colleague John Prineas, UI professor of physics and astronomy, have been named Iowa Innovator of Year by the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (Iowa JPEC).

OPL’s jets take flight for DARPA Pheme capstone demonstration

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
The University of Iowa Operator Performance Lab (OPL) provided flight testing for the capstone demonstration event for DARPA’s Pheme project.
Jun Wang in front of IATL

UI researchers: Can community scientists help battle urban heat and air pollution?

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
University of Iowa researchers conducted a novel investigation into whether community scientists could map air quality and improve urban health at a time when extreme heat and air pollution threaten large cities.  
Traci Silas

Homeland Security officials visit University of Iowa campus

Friday, August 5, 2022
Leaders of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) HQ Office of Academic Engagement (OAE) visited the University of Iowa campus to gain an Iowa perspective on national security-related topics.  

NASA EPSCoR funding to help UI engineering professor advance next-generation nuclear propulsion systems

Friday, August 5, 2022
NASA has selected the research proposal of Xuan Song, a University of Iowa assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering, among four Iowa projects to receive NASA EPSCoR funding. Song’s team will collaborate with scientists at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center to develop novel additive manufacturing (or 3D printing) approaches to fabricate complex ceramic components with high strength and extreme heat resistance.
Meng Gao

Meng Gao: Co-occurrence of Heat and Ozone Extremes in China: Trends, projections, and interactive health effects

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
The University of Iowa Climate / Atmospheric Science & Engineering (CASE) Colloquium speaker series is pleased to present "Co-occurrence of Heat and Ozone Extremes in China: Trends, projections, and interactive health effects." The presentation is by Meng Gao. 
Fatima Toor works with researchers in her lab

Toor appointed chair of UI Research Council

Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Fatima Toor has been appointed chair of the University of Iowa Research Council, a UI charter committee that meets regularly each semester to advise the vice president for research on matters pertaining to the University's research enterprise.
Kristan Worthington poses in her lab

Kristan Worthington selected to take part in NAE Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering 2022 Symposium

Thursday, June 30, 2022
Kristan Worthington, assistant professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering and faculty affiliate in the Iowa Technology Institute, is among 84 early career engineers selected to present at the Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering Symposium in September 2022. She will join other groundbreaking engineers from industry, academia, and government at the event hosted by Amazon.
Aerial photo of Iowa Memorial Union and Iowa River

Program released for DHM 2022, registration open

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
The organizing committee for the 7th International Digital Human Modeling Symposium (DHM 2022) has released a tentative program featuring more than 50 papers. The event is being hosted by the Iowa Technology Institute.