Accessibility Help

Welcome to Rice Engineering

The George R. Brown School of Engineering delivers world-class research, unsurpassed education and global impact.

 About image:

Students arriving early to work at the Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen   |   Credit: Marilee Dizon, Rice University

Quick Facts

News

Allen, Padgett win Teaching and Research Excellence Awards

Genevera I. Allen, assistant professor of statistics (STAT), and Jamie E. Padgett, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering (CEE), are the winners of the third annual Teaching and Research Excellence Awards presented by the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice... Read more

image of ribbon cutting at the new kavraki lab

Ribbon cut for new Kavraki robotics lab

Igor the Robot and his helper, Engineering Dean Edwin L. “Ned” Thomas, cut the ribbon March 3 in a ceremony dedicating the new robotics laboratory of Lydia E. Kavraki, the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science (CS) at Rice University. 

“Our research aspires to develop robots that are... Read more

imageof babies and cpap machine in malawi

Rice 360° in running for $100 million MacArthur grant

At current rates of progress, it will take more than 150 years before a baby born in Africa has the same chance of survival as one born in the United States, but an international team of global health experts has mapped out a plan to do it in 10 years. All it needs to get started is $100 million... Read more

image of mark dank berg

Rice grad Mark Dankberg elected to NAE

Mark D. Dankberg, a Rice University graduate and co-founder, chairman and CEO of ViaSat Inc., a leading satellite communications firm, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for his “contributions to broadband Internet communications via satellite.”

Dankberg earned a B.S... Read more

image of the Rice Oxycal team

OxyCal helps patients `breathe easy'

The prescription is a familiar one for medical devices designed for use in underdeveloped parts of the world: “They want something that’s fast, portable, easy to use and inexpensive.”

The speaker is Peter Suzuki, one of three sophomores at Rice University who make up OxyCal, a design team... Read more

Events

Date:
Thu, Mar 23 6:00 pm
Location:
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall
Date:
Fri, Mar 24 12:00 pm
Location:
1064 Duncan Hall
Department:
Date:
Thu, Mar 23 4:00 pm
Speaker:

Department:
Date:
Thu, Mar 23 4:00 pm
Speaker:

Junchen Jiang
PhD candidate
Carnegie Mellon University

Department:
Date:
Thu, Mar 23 4:00 pm
Speaker:

Florian Potra
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department:
Date:
Thu, Mar 23 6:00 pm
Speaker:

George Hirasaki
A.J. Hartsook Professor Emeritus, Research Professor
Rice University

 

Top