2022 Francis Alison Award

2022 Francis Alison Award

Thomas Buchanan recognized with UD’s highest faculty honor When the University of Delaware’s Thomas Buchanan was a young man, he really didn’t want to be a mechanical engineer like his father. It’s a good thing, especially for athletes with injured knees, that he did...
Super-Semiconductors

Super-Semiconductors

Researchers report new material that could enable ultra-low-power electronic devices University of Delaware mechanical engineer Bingqing Wei and an international team of colleagues have discovered a promising new material they say could pave the way for...
Programming Agility

Programming Agility

UD engineers aim to give robots a leg up In Professor Ioannis Poulakakis’ lab at the University of Delaware, a human-sized robot is almost ready to play its role in engineering a better future. The robot, which walks on two legs and looks like something you would be...
Designs for the Real World

Designs for the Real World

Senior engineering students team up to solve industry problems Helping children with disabilities complete everyday tasks that many of us take for granted — like picking up a water bottle or throwing on a backpack — was an effort University of Delaware biomedical...
Sustainable Manufacturing

Sustainable Manufacturing

UD and LSU collaborate to advance manufacturing technologies that employ carbon dioxide and renewable energy Reducing the world’s reliance on petroleum and natural gas is a worthy goal, one that could help us achieve a smaller carbon footprint. It will, however, mean...