New effort will internationalize OpenStax's free open textbook model.
Rice University civil and environmental engineers to analyze storm‚Äôs long-term impact¬†
Jing Gu, a junior in mechanical engineering,¬†spent her summer working as a research intern at two universities in Japan. Now she has "a deeper understanding of computational fluid dynamics, and a clearer direction for the future.‚ÄĚ
Julia Ross, who earned a doctoral degree from Rice University in chemical engineering, was named the Paul and Dorothea Torgersen Dean of Engineering at Virginia Tech, effective July 31.
D. Mark Durcan, trained as a chemical engineer at Rice University and long a leader in advancing semiconductor technology, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Semiconductor Industry Association‚Äôs (SIA) highest honor, the Robert N. Noyce Award.
Arun Netravali, a Rice University alumnus in electrical engineering and former president of Bell Labs, is the winner of the 2017 Marconi Prize for his work developing the digital video technology widely used in mobile phones and televisions.
An impromptu donation drive netss big results and shows Rice's commitment to the community.
Lane Toungate, a junior in chemical engineering at Rice University, bridles at ‚Äúhero‚ÄĚ and prefers to describe his rescue of a pregnant woman during Hurricane Harvey as a case of ‚Äúright place, right time, right equipment.‚ÄĚ