ME NEWS - 2010

ME NEWS - 2010
 


Lisa Pruitt and students examine faulty hip and knee implants to improve design.

 


ASEE PRISM
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December 13, 2010


Ömer Savaş receives U.S. Geological Survey Director's Award for his contribution to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill response and exemplary service to the nation

 


December 2, 2010
 


ME senior Maha Haji's project, Interaction of Wave Energy Devices and the Environment: Biofouling Concerns and Mooring Systems, wins best poster award at SACNAS conference

 


October 7, 2010


Mechanical Engineering shares #1 ranking by National Research Council in 2010

 


October 6, 2010


Roberto Horowitz receives 2010 DSCD Henry M. Paynter Outstanding Research Award

 


September 14, 2010


ME sophomore Spencer Wong leads team to second place at the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest

 


September 13, 2010


Success Through Failure, a memorial symposium honoring Professor Iain Finnie's life and many technical accomplishments, September 24 through September 26

 


September 7, 2010


Alice Agogino's ME110 Students Make Surfing Greener

 


August 26, 2010


Ronald Yeung and Co-Workers Win ASME/OMAE Ocean-Renewable-Energy Best Paper Award

 


August 25, 2010


David Steigmann elected Chair of the Society for Natural Philosophy and Fellow of the Society of Engineering Science

 


August 23, 2010


Dave Dornfeld awarded the ASME William T. Ennor Award

 


August 13, 2010


Xiang Zhang's group develops Nano Optical Motor

 


August 9, 2010


Dave Dornfeld appointed Chair of Mechanical Engineering

 


July 23, 2010


Boris Rubinsky's work on the NanoKnife

 


July 21, 2010


Emeritus Professor Franklin Charles Hurlbut dies at age 90

 


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July 6, 2010


Liwei Lin and team talk about the future of clothes

 


June 30, 2010


Lisa Pruitt and graduate students Eli Patten and Sara Atwood receive 2010 ASEE Best Paper Award

 


June 29, 2010


Ronald Yeung conferred honorary professorship at Harbin Engineering University

 


June 23, 2010


ME PhD Student Celeste Roschuni reports on 2010 AIDS LifeCycle

 


June 8, 2010


Tony Keaveny is the Winner of 2010 Van C Mow Medal

 


June 7, 2010


Van P. Carey is 2010 HP Innovation Research Program Award Winner

 


June 4, 2010


Acting Chair David Dornfeld has announced the appointment of Van Carey to the A. Richard Newton Chair in Engineering and Carlos Fernandez-Pello to the Almy C. Maynard and Agnes Offield Maynard Endowed Chair in the Department of Mechanical Engineering

 


June 2, 2010


James Casey named 2010 Pi Tau Sigma Professor

 


June 2, 2010


ME Grad Jason Valentine wins prestigious MRS Gold Graduate Student Award
 


June 2, 2010


Ömer Savaş and Flow Rate Group Provide Preliminary Best Estimate Of Oil Flowing from BP Oil Well

 


May 27, 2010


Albert P. Pisano appointed to lead Operational Excellence Program Office

 


Daily Cal article on Pisano's appointment
(June 1, 2010)

 


May 27, 2010


LA Times features article on nanotechnology work done in Liwei Lin's lab

 


May 20, 2010


David B. Bogy awarded Berkeley Citation

 


May 18, 2010


Explosi-Divas is competing as finalists in the Staples Global EcoEasy Challenge
Update: Explosi-Divas shares First Prize!

 


April 21, 2010


Professor Liwei Lin's research on nanogenerators featured on KRON4 News and in Science Magazine

 


April 8, 2010


Work by Alice Agogino's students, Kimberly Lau and Maha Haji, is profiled in the current issue of Innovations

 


April 8, 2010


David A. Dornfeld elected Fellow of the School of Engineering at the University of Tokyo, Japan

 


March 8, 2010


Costas Grigoropoulos awarded continuation funding of DARPA grant

 


March 1, 2010


Albert P. Pisano named Columbia University 2009 Egleston Medalist for Distinguished Engineering Achievement

 


February 25, 2010


Professor Emeritus Erich G. Thomsen has died at 103

 


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February 22, 2010


Zhang Xiang elected to National Academy of Engineering

 


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February 17, 2010


New fiber nanogenerators could lead to electric clothing says Liwei Lin

 


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February 12, 2010


ME 102, Hami Kazerooni's Mechatronics class, is featured in Berkeley Innovations

 


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February 5, 2010


George Johnson has been named 2009 recipient of the Leon Henkin Citation

 


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February 4, 2010


Professor Lydia Sohn's research on limb and organ regeneration has been awarded a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation

 


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January 27, 2010


ME PhD student Jessica Vechakul one of three Berkeley students stranded in Haiti

 


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January 15, 2010



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