Rice University professor and engineer Richard Baraniuk has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Baraniuk is the Victor E. Cameron Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Reginald DesRoches, chair of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will become dean of Rice University’s George R. Brown School of Engineering July 1.
A freshman design team took on NASA's challenge to build a robot costume for training astronauts to interact with robotic helpers.
A group of mechanical engineering students accepted the challenge of building an attractive, effective indoor food growing system for Chalmers University in Sweden.
Ictal Inhibitors won the top prize in the George R. Brown Engineering Design Showcase held April 13 at Rice University’s Tudor Fieldhouse. The Excellence in Engineering Award brought with it a prize of $5,000. Team members are, left to right, Sarah Hooper, Erik Biegert, Justin Pensock, Marissa Levy, Randy Zhang and Luke Van der Spoel, all seniors..
Rohan Palanki and Constantine Tzouanas, bioengineering (BIOE) undergraduates at Rice University, have been named Goldwater Scholars for the academic year 2017-2018.