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Our graduates are ethical, globally aware citizens whose work at Iowa and throughout their careers makes the world safer and our use of resources more efficient.

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College of Engineering faculty, staff and students are engaged in research that will improve quality of life and transform our world through engineering for human health, engineering for the environment, and engineering for emerging technologies.

News

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CBE professor to serve on AIChE’s Societal Impact Operating Council

Saturday, February 10, 2024
Jennifer Fiegel, professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, will serve a three-year term on the American Institute of Chemical Engineer’s (AIChE) Societal Impact Operating Council (SIOC).
Xuan Song

ISE professor selected for Air Force’s Young Investigator Program

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Xuan Song is an associate professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Iowa who’s research focus is additive manufacturing research has been selected for funding by the Department of the Air Force’s Young Investigator Program.
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Scherer demonstrates value of University of Iowa Distinguished Chair award

Wednesday, January 24, 2024
Named a distinguished chair in 2021, Michelle Scherer is one of the scholars benefiting from the university’s efforts to support faculty excellence. Scherer, a professor of civil and environmental engineering who is highly regarded for her research in environmental chemistry, says the award has opened many new possibilities for her on campus.

Events

Presentation Skills Group

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Crafting, refining, and practicing presentations (including posters and talks)
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CBE Graduate Seminar: Weizhi Deng

Thursday, March 7, 2024 11:00am to 12:15pm
Seamans Center
Weizhi Deng is a PhD candidate at the University of Iowa, as well as a graduate research assistant in the Atmospheric and Environmental Research Lab. Topic: Improving Fire Emission Estimation Through Satellite Observation of Fire Energy and Combustion Efficiency.
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BMindful Holy Days: Ramadan (Islam)

Sunday, March 10, 7:08pm to Tuesday, April 9, 2024 7:41pm
University of Iowa Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
BMindful is an initiative that seeks to meet the needs of diverse communities by providing event and conference planners with the dates of holy days of major religious faiths for five years into the future. By providing these dates in advance, BMindful seeks to help planners avoid those dates when scheduling events. BMindful does not include all religious holy days. It focuses on three major holy days for each faith—days when faith members may choose not to go to work or send their children to...

Technical Writing Group

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Presenting and describing your data and technical writing practice.

TriNetX Basic Training

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual
This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you can gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Register by clicking the virtual event link...