Tag: engineering tech

Electrical Engineering Tech students tour WPS

Electrical Engineering Technology students led by Assistant Prof. M. Upal Mahfuz recently toured the Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Corporation, a utility company in Green Bay, Wis. In Northeast and Central Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, more than 450,000 electricity customers and more than 326,000 natural gas customers receive service from the WPS. Mahfuz said the tour […]

Chancellor Miller, dean Katers featured in article about UWGB’s push for an engineering program

UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller and dean of the College of Science and Technology, John Katers were featured in a story in the August 21, 2017 issue of The Business News about their efforts toward adding a full-scale engineering school to UWGB. “We have had fabulous support from the Green Bay area business community,” Katers said.

Prof. Terry seeking disaster relief for sister

UW-Green Bay Prof. Patricia Terry’s (Engineering Technology) sister teaches at a poverty-stricken elementary school in Houston that was flooded, as was the surrounding neighborhood. Terry reports that the children and school are in great need. Please contact Prof. Terry if you are interested in contributing to the cause.

Prof. Terry talks Foxconn

In the news last week, WTAQ interviewed UW-Green Bay Director of Engineering Technology, Prof. Patricia Terry on plans for a new $10,000,000,000 manufacturing facility at an undisclosed location in Southern Wisconsin. Foxconn’s Wisconsin location is expected to initially add 3,000 jobs, with the potential of that number growing to 13,000 over time. Terry believes UW-Green […]

Engineering Technology is featured story for UW System

The UW System took a new twist on a story from May and Engineering Technology graduate Dessi Koss is getting credit for “paving the way for a new era of academic programming at the University in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math.” Read the story on the UW System website. “Our college students […]

3D printers providing cutting-edge tools for UW-Green Bay Engineering Technology program

3D Printer

Engineering Technology students are benefiting from new 3D printing technology at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Faculty members say the advanced technology could rival top-ranked research universities. “The 3D printer is a cutting-edge technology which is becoming a most wanted teaching tool at universities to enhance the teaching process of the instructor and the learning […]

Faculty note: Mahfuz and Hossain lead group on WBAY tour

A group of students from the Engineering Technology Program led by Assistant Professors Upal Mahfuz and Md Maruf Hossain (Electrical Engineering Technology) visited WBAY–TV Feb. 9, 2017. The trip was organized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Northeastern Wisconsin Chapter. Students learned the internal workings of a TV broadcast station followed by […]

Faculty note: Hossain publication

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Md Maruf Hossain (engineering technology) recently co-authored a paper with undergraduate students from Bangladesh titled, “Grid Frequency Estimation Using Rife-Vincent Class I Window Based Discrete Fourier Transform.” It was presented during the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ International Women in Engineering Conference in Prune, India Dec. 19-21. He is also the […]

Prof. Mahfuz discusses expanding broadband to rural area

“Gov. Scott Walker is asking the state Legislature to pass a bill that allocates about $35 million to expand broadband and technology in rural areas. Walker was in Seymour Thursday where a year ago he held the first of more than 70 listening sessions in the past year. The governor says he heard a common […]