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  •  2014 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Awards Announced

    Monday, Apr. 7, 2014

    Congratulations to Steven Chiesa '75, John Maydonovitch '73, Timothy Shih '93, and Aleksandar Zecevic '90 and '93 who are being honored with the School of Engineering's highest award. Read why they were selected here.

  •  Winter eNews is Available Online Now

    Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

    The latest edition of Engineering News, our School of Engineering quarterly newsletter, is available online now. To subscribe to our newsletter, sign up here.

  •  Nam Ling Named Outstanding Overseas Scholar

    Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

    Nam Ling, chair and professor of computer engineering, has been named "Outstanding Overseas Scholar" by Shanghai University of Electric Power (SHIEP). The IEEE Fellow was appointed due to his extensive research (more than 170 publications in top-tier journals) and because of the contributions he and his team of researchers from Santa Clara University and Huawei Tehcnologies, Inc./Hisilicon are making in the field of 3D video coding—much of which is being adopted as the normative, or required, industry standard.

  •  Solar Decathlon @ SCU

    Monday, Feb. 3, 2014

    Check out this video about Santa Clara Engineering's biggest hands-on project.

  •  Sarah Kate Wilson Named IEEE Fellow

    Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

    Sarah Kate Wilson, associate professor of electrical engineering, has been named an IEEE Fellow in recognition of her outstanding contributions to orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM). The highest level of IEEE membership, this prestigious honor is conferred on only a select few—no more than one-tenth of one-percent of voting IEEE members may be granted this distinction each year.

  •  EE Prof Named "Woman of the Year"

    Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

    Shoba Krishnan, associate professor of electrical engineering was named "Woman of the Year" for the 25th Assembly District, represented by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski. At the awards ceremony, held December 11, 2013, at the Tesla Factory in Fremont, Krishnan was recognized for her dedication to students both inside and outside the classroom as well as her work on community projects and STEM education. She was also commended for her role in motivating young women and other marginalized communities to pursue science as a profession.

  •  Student Field Work Featured in Article

    Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

    Research work to detect pathogens in drinking water performed by bioengineering's Jessica VanderGeissen '14 and the School of Engineering's Frugal Innovation Lab was featured in this article in Sci Dev Net.

  •  SCU Named One of Best 378 Colleges

    Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

    The Princeton Review features SCU in the 2014 edition of its annual survey.

  •  Computer Engineers Create App for Homeless

    Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

    Many local agencies offer services for those in need, but for the estimated 7,000 homeless people in Santa Clara County, help is often elusive. Now a small group of Santa Clara University students has transformed a simple mobile phone into a vital conduit for assistance.

  •  SCU Solar Decathlon Updates

    Monday, Sep. 23, 2013

    Catch all the news as our SCU Solar Decathletes compete in the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon in Irvine, CA, Oct. 3-13. Read regular updates on our Solar Decathlon Blog!

  •  Engineering Profs Honored

    Thursday, Sep. 19, 2013

    At the September 17 Santa Clara University Faculty Recognition event, the School of Engineering was the shining star as a number of our faculty members were honored for their distinct and far-reaching contributions to the School and to the University. Shoba Krishnan, Tim Healy, and Ed Maurer received Presidential Awards and Samiha Mourad was honored with the Faculty Senate Professor Award.

  •  SCU Solar Decathletes Shine in SJMN Article

    Monday, Sep. 16, 2013

    Mike Cassidy of the San Jose Mercury News goes looking for a heated rivalry between Santa Clara Solar Decathletes and competitors from a certain neighboring university, but finds Jesuit-inspired goodwill instead. Read his fun article.

  •  SCU Frugal Innovation Lab Featured

    Wednesday, Sep. 11, 2013

    The School of Engineering's Frugal Innovation Lab (FIL) was featured in an article in the recent edition of New Scientist. Read how the FIL is helping to shape the emerging field of frugal engineering.

  •  Santa Clara's Radiant House is Ready to Rock

    Tuesday, Sep. 10, 2013

    Read about SCU's entry in the U.S. Dept. of Energy's Solar Decathlon in this article in the San Francisco Chronicle.

  •  SCU Engineering Ranked in Top Ten

    Tuesday, Sep. 10, 2013

    In the newly released U.S. News & World Report rankings, Santa Clara University's School of Engineering is now in the top 10 undergraduate engineering programs offered by master's universities.

  •  SCU Engineering Nets Top Honors for ROI

    Tuesday, Sep. 3, 2013

    Santa Clara University has been identified as one of the nation's top engineering programs for lifetime return on investment by AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online), a leading resource for college affordability and financial aid information. Graduates of SCU, which was ranked 12 out of the 20 programs recognized, enjoy one of the largest earnings gap between non-degree holders over thirty years, and earn more on average than engineering graduates from other schools.

  •  Solar Decathlon Send-off Photos

    Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

    View a slideshow of photos from the August 19 Solar Decathlon Send-off Celebration here at SCU. Students, alumni, Santa Clara faculty and administrators were on hand as Congressman Mike Honda wished the team well.

  •  SCU Ranked Tops in Sustainability

    Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

    Santa Clara was named one of Sierra magazine's top 50 "Cool Schools" for 2013 for leading the way in sustainability initiatives and projects such as Solar Decathlon.

  •  The Solar Decathlon Team's Secret Weapon

    Friday, Jul. 26, 2013

    Fr. Jim Reites, advisor to SCU's Solar Decathlon team, is one of the keys to the project's success. Watch this video to see why.

  •  Energy Scholars Attend Summit

    Thursday, Jul. 25, 2013

    Jocelyn Tan, a junior majoring in electrical engineering, and Mindy Nguyen, a senior studying biochemistry, investigate fuel cells at SCU’s Latimer Energy Lab, a multidisciplinary laboratory focusing on renewable energy research. They recently attended the Silicon Valley Energy Summit (SVES) to broaden their understanding of local green tech endeavors and network with a diverse group of clean energy initiators, enactors and enthusiasts. Following is an account of their experience.

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