College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota
College of Science and Engineering

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Reaching Out for Science and Engineering

October 23, 2014

CSE students are inspiring young students to become the innovators of tomorrow

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MnDRIVE advances promising research

October 21, 2014

Researchers in the College of Science and Engineering are working to position Minnesota as a leader in key industries.

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The Road Less Traveled

October 21, 2014

Technical skills and roaming curiosity lead College of Science and Engineering alumni down unexpected paths.

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What’s in your backpack?

October 20, 2014

Mechanical engineering student Sophia Martin is rarely without a tape measure that she uses to design and sew many of her own clothes.

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Collaboration seeks to boost renewable energy in Minnesota

October 13, 2014

As renewable energies continue to expand, a team of experts at the University of Minnesota are researching new ways to integrate them into the power grid.

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Treating brain disorders through wearable electronics

October 7, 2014

A team of researchers at the University of Minnesota has its sights set on treating the symptoms of tinnitus, the first in a line of neurological disorders — without the need for surgery.

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Making plastic more sustainable

September 29, 2014

Plastic is everywhere. It’s in the clothes we wear and the cars we drive. It holds and protects the food we eat and beverages we drink. We can’t get through a day without using plastic in some way, shape or form. And its ubiquity is part of the problem.

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What is C-SPIN all about?

September 23, 2014

It’s one of the largest research centers on campus. It boasts funding from industry, academia, and the federal government. It’s building the foundations fast and ultra-energy-efficient computers. It’s C-SPIN, and you’ve probably never heard of it.

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Deltas: Catalyzing action towards sustainability of deltaic systems

August 22, 2014

Deltas are dynamic landforms at the land-ocean boundary, involving intricate mazes of river channels, estuarine waterways and vast, often flooded landscapes.

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Faculty research fuels record 15 startups in FY14

August 13, 2014

University discoveries often hold a lot of potential for improving people’s lives, but they aren’t ready to sell when they leave the lab. The University of Minnesota’s Office for Technology Commercialization helps bridge that gap.

On July 1, 2010 the Institute of Technology changed its name to the College of Science and Engineering.