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Faculty Awards: Summer 2022

Awards and Honors Five members of the Whiting School’s faculty recently received National Science Foundation CAREER Awards, which recognize early-stage…

A New Major and New Minor Make Their Debut

Venturing beyond the confines of traditional engineering coursework, the Whiting School’s new bachelor of science degree program in Systems Engineering,…

Lifelong Learning for Engineers

Early-career engineers and seasoned professionals wishing to remain at the cutting edge of their professions can now enroll in executive…

Impact View All

3 Questions: Michael Falk

On the job, physicists who identify as LGBTQ+ experience—and also witness —behaviors ranging from shunning and homophobia to harassment at…

Trending: Summer 2022

“The first thing we’re thinking of is testing at airports and stadiums.” 4/13/22, Fast Company Ishan Barman, Mechanical Engineering, on…

Students View All

Solving Real-World Problems with AI

As artificial intelligence transforms the world, Michael Chungoyn,  a PhD candidate in chemical and biomolecular engineering, doesn’t want public school…

Space Ambassador

When he was 12, Apurva Varia wrote to NASA to ask if a deaf person could go to space. It…

Alumni View All

Blooming Opportunity

Using low-cost but accurate tools, Ikbal Choudhury ’21 and his partners are bringing science education and environmental conservation to young…

Ready for Takeoff

Ayushi Mishra, MS ’16, grew up the daughter of academics. Her father held a doctorate in physics; her mother, a…

My Other Life View All

‘Attuned to the Clay’

Tamer Zaki is an expert on turbulence and how fluids twist and whirl—when waves break on the ocean surface or…

From The Dean

From the Dean: Spring 2022

An academic year that started with an undercurrent of uncertainty and caution has drawn to a close with the campus again bustling with activity. Spring Fair, commencement ceremonies on Homewood Field, and students hanging out on the “Beach” signal a return to normalcy that I think we all craved.