Tag: Engineering

WiSys names UW-Green Bay’s Prof. Md Maruf Hossain 2019 Innovator of the Year

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Green Bay, Wis. — For exemplary contributions to Wisconsin innovation, UW-Green Bay’s Md Maruf Hossain will receive the 2019 Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovator of the Year Award. The honor will be presented to Hossain at WSTS, a UW System-focused research and innovation symposium, that will be held at UW-Stout, July 22-23. “Dr. Maruf Hossain is a worthy recipient of this […]

Wisconsin Public Service Foundation Endows $200,000 Engineering Professorship

Green Bay, Wis. — As its inaugural mechanical engineering students prepare to begin class this fall, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and the Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) Foundation are announcing the creation of a $200,000 endowed professorship fund as part of the foundation’s $1 million gift to the collaborative Phoenix Innovation Park project. The fund will […]

UW System seeks funding for fast-growing program at UW-Green Bay – The Press Times

UW President Ray Cross, UW-Green Bay Chancellor Gary Miller and Dean of UW-Green Bay’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology, John Katers, discussed funding to improve instructional spaces Monday, June 10. The Press Times has the story. via UW System seeks funding for fast-growing program at UWGB – The Press.

Journal Times documents Foxconn winners (including Prof. Ahmed)

The Journal Times reported on second-round winners of the Smart Cities-Smart Futures contest, including UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Md. Riaz Uddin Ahmed (Natural and Applied Sciences). The Smart Cities—Smart Futures competition encourages members of Wisconsin’s higher education community to generate innovative ideas that enhance quality of life, improve working environments, expand transportation networks, inspire creative […]

Engineering Club students tour KI

UW-Green Bay Engineering Club students toured KI in Green Bay on Friday, March 8, 2019. KI is one of the top 10 furniture manufacturing companies in the world (and much of the furniture used on the campus is from KI). The tour provided a great opportunity for the students to see first-hand how a big […]

Congratulations to Prof. Ahmed, named round two winner in Smart Cities-Smart Futures Competition

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Md. Riaz Uddin Ahmed (Natural and Applied Sciences) has been selected as a round two winner for the Smart Cities-Smart Futures Competition sponsored by Foxconn. Ahmed will now move on to the third and final round of the competition. Evaluation of round three will occur in the month of April, with winners being […]

STEAM Engine VIII at Neville Public Museum , Wednesday, Mar. 13

The STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) Engine VIII event at the Neville Museum will be taking on Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2019 at 6 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. The STEAM Engine is an interactive event that features speakers with exciting projects, new business ventures and cutting edge research. The […]

Two projects from UW-Green Bay faculty selected for next round of Smart Cities-Smart Futures competition

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Two projects from UW-Green Bay faculty have been selected to go on to the next round of the Smart Cities-Smart Futures competition sponsored by Foxconn. The competition has the goal of generating new, unconventional ideas to develop smart, connected communities throughout the state. Assistant Prof. Maruf Hossain (Natural and Applied Sciences) project is an Integrated Wind […]

Faculty note: Holzem and Katers publications

Eric Short ’17 (Environmental Engineering Technology), along with Ryan Holzem, Ph.D. former faculty member in engineering technology at UW-Green Bay, had an article published as part of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2018 through the American Society of Civil Engineers.  The article is entitled “Evaluating the Potential of Using Portable Probes for the […]