Tag: Natural and Applied Sciences

Marinette, Green Bay and Manitowoc Campuses represent at Research in the Rotunda

Research in the Rotunda 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the annual Research in the Rotunda was held in the Capitol Rotunda in Madison. Undergraduate researchers from across the state, together with their faculty advisors, shared their research findings on a variety of important topics with state leaders and legislators. Take a look at this impressive list of UW-Green Bay […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Bakshi’s project receives funding

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Bakshi (Natural and Applied Sciences) received funding for his project “Regenerative Biodiesel Microemulsions for Cleaning Automobile Engines” from the WiSys Spark Grant Program. This is a technical project on the applications of biodiesel in the auto industry. Bakshi’s research group will work toward achieving the patenting with successful completion of the project.

UW-Green Bay faculty, students featured in article on Northern Pike

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Patrick Forsythe (Natural and Applied Sciences), along with UW-Green Bay students Maddi Quamme and Dominic Marr were quoted in a recent Fox 11 article on the Northern Pike spawning. “The adult population seems to be pretty strong, but the last couple of years, with the poor weather conditions, lots of snow, conditions drying up […]

WiSys Quick Pitch set for Wednesday, April 3, Green Bay Campus

The WiSys Quick Pitch will be taking place in UW-Green Bay’s Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (MAC) Room 224 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Attendees will be able to listen to seven three-minute innovative and entrepreneurial pitches from students and learn how their research will impact the community and may one day benefit the local […]

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 […]

More coverage for UW-Green Bay’s new Water Science degree

UW-Green Bay’s new Water Science degree is continuing to gain momentum in the media. WHBY has reports that the program “hopes to solve water issues in Northeast Wisconsin and around the world through a new program.” WBAY also emphasized how the new program will help meet the growing need for water science experts in the area.

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 […]

Faculty note: Prof. John Luczaj to be featured on WPR

Prof. John Luczaj (Natural and Applied Sciences) will be featured on Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) on Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019 during the 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. hour. Prof. John Luczaj will discuss the new Water Science major that will be offered by UW-Green Bay this fall. The Water Science major at UW-Green Bay is […]

The Farmory, in partnership with UW-Green Bay, makes a difference in the community

The Farmory, which is in partnership with UW-Green Bay, is making a difference in the Green Bay community in many different ways, from providing fresh perch to giving volunteers the opportunity to learn about aquaculture and hydroponics. Ken Webb, a research associate with Natural and Applied Sciences at UW-Green Bay, is overseeing the project. Read more from the […]