CSE News & Features

Stories from the College of Science and Engineering

Researchers studying wild rice

CSE Ph.D. student receives 2023 Outstanding Service Award

Graduate Research Fellow Maddy Nyblade is collaborating with indigenous tribes to study climate and land use impacts on the wild rice ecosystem.

Futuristic image of medical researcher

U of M celebrates selection of Minnesota MedTech 3.0 as federal tech hub

Minnesota MedTech 3.0 emerged from a strong field of roughly 200 proposals from around the country to earn one of only 31 inaugural U.S. Department of Commerce Tech Hubs.

Three new associate deans - David Blank, Beth Stadler, Victor Barocas

College of Science and Engineering announces three new associate deans

Longtime faculty members David Blank, Beth Stadler, and Victor Barocas bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to their new roles.

Stock computer chip

New material could hold key to reducing energy consumption in electronics

UMN researchers have synthesized a thin film of a unique topological material that could generate more computing power and storage.

Satellite image of the East Anatolian fault and the Euphrates River

Researchers unearth the mysteries of how Turkey’s East Anatolian fault formed

The UMN-led, NSF-funded study allows geologists to learn more about the area's seismic history and tendency to produce earthquakes.

Rocket Team students at the Spaceport America Cup

U of MN Rocket Team wins 30,000-ft category at the 2023 Spaceport America Cup

CSE students launched their fully student-designed and built rocket nearly 30,000 feet to take first place in the annual competition.

CSE in the news

Google DeepMind’s new AI tool helped create more than 700 new materials
Nov. 29: MIT Technology Review 

Researchers Develop Magnet for World-First Portable MRI Scanner
Nov. 28: Magnetics Business & Technology

What Am I Thankful for This Year? Amazing Scientific Discoveries.
Nov. 24: NY Times

20 Things The World Should Thank Minnesota For
Nov. 21: B105

Unraveling the Mystery of Quantum Spin Liquids After 50 Years
Nov. 20: List 23

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