Recent News

Professor Judy Jin

Dr. Jionghua (Judy) Jin to speak at ISE:5000 graduate seminar

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Join us in welcoming Dr. Jionghua (Judy) Jin, professor within the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan, to our graduate seminar. Dr. Jin will present her seminar titled, “Data Fusion Research to Empower Smart Manufacturing,” on Thursday, February 29, from 3:30-4:20 p.m. in 4030 SC. There will be a small reception in 3307 SC from 3:00-3:30 p.m.
Reid Simmer

ESAC Sustainability Spotlight: Reid Simmer, Assistant Research Scientist

Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Under Professor Jerry Schnoor’s guidance, our group does research at IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering focused on remediating cancer-causing pollutants using nature-based techniques. Specifically, we specialize in treating contaminants with plants (phytoremediation) and microbes (bioremediation).
Jen Fiegel portrait photo in lab

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 Engineers (AIChE) Societal Impact Operating Council (SIOC).
Rethwisch, David

CBE Faculty Spotlight - David Rethwisch

Monday, February 5, 2024
David Rethwisch is a professor in the Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Department. Learn more about him and how his career path led him to the University of Iowa.
Xuan Song

ISE professor selected for Air Force’s Young Investigator Program

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Xuan Song, an associate professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Iowa, has been selected for funding by the Department of the Air Force’s Young Investigator Program.

Upcoming events

Leap Day Frog Hunt in the Seamans Center

Thursday, February 29, 2024 8:30am to 10:00pm
Seamans Center
Join us for an unforgettable Leap Day celebration on Feb. 29 at the Seaman's Center, where engineering students can embark on a Frog Hunt adventure throughout the building!    Search high and low for hidden frogs within the hallowed halls of the Seaman's Center. Each frog you discover becomes your ticket to excitement and fantastic prizes!    How it works:  Head to the Seamans Center and let the Frog Hunt begin! Frogs will be strategically placed for you to find.   Frogs will not be in...
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Student Success Workshop - Money Management: Budgeting and Financial Aid

Thursday, February 29, 2024 9:30am to 10:20am
Seamans Center
This session will provide you with tools to begin budgeting as a college student and plan for future expenses.
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CBE Graduate Seminar: Jordan Kaufmann, PhD

Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:00am to 12:15pm
Seamans Center
Jordan Kaufmann, PhD, is the Senior Director of UI Ventures and Executive Director of the Iowa MADE program at the University of Iowa. Topic: Now What? An Exploration of Next Steps Beyond Your Research Project Join us for cookies following the seminar in 3210 SC!

Origami Frogs with LED eyes (that leap)

Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:30am to 1:30pm
Seamans Center
Give your brain a break and get creative for a few minutes with monthly themed crafts. These activities should be able to be completed in 10-20 minutes. Stop by at any time during the two hours, to take a break and let your creative juices flow.   Fold up an adorable jumping frog and take it to new heights. Press the frog down and the LED eyes light up. Release the frog and it leaps into the air. You'll make a simple electronic circuit for a pair of eyes that light up inside this origami frog. 
"Unlocking the Power of Radiochemistry" Symposium: From Medical Imaging to Nuclear Energy promotional image

"Unlocking the Power of Radiochemistry" Symposium: From Medical Imaging to Nuclear Energy

Thursday, February 29, 2024 1:00pm to 5:15pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Register here! You are invited to join your colleagues in the discovery and exploration of radiochemistry education and research related to medicine, nuclear energy, and the environment and public health. Participants will learn about campus research activities, foster interdisciplinary collaborations, and shape the future of radiochemistry at the University of Iowa through seed grants for groundbreaking interdisciplinary projects. Symposium The Research Development Office (RDO) is hosting a...

College of Engineering Distinguished Speaker Series