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’s (SIA) highest honor, the Robert N. Noyce Award.
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.
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.
Nearly 400 students take part in these camps over the summer, learning about opportunities avaialble to them in STEM studies and careers.
The Distinguished Service Professor in Computational Engineering was honored for transforming Communications of the ACM, the monthly journal of the Association for Computing Machinery.
Modular, off-grid destination technology could supply families, towns.
Startup incubator's new location provides for collaboration,
Engineers at Rice University and their colleagues have discovered it may be possible to selectively open gaps in the endothelial cells that line blood vessels just enough to let large molecules through -- and then close them again.