Engineering Programs

Engineering Programs







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Spring 2018 Commencement
College of Engineering Graduation 2018 will be on Sunday May 13, 2018, at the UIC Pavilion, 525 S. Racine Ave.
Advising week March 19 to 23
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Our 29th Annual Engineering EXPO is coming
Friday, April 27, 2018. Today’s UIC senior engineering students will become tomorrow’s engineers. Join them along with faculty, parents, and friends to experience their senior design projects at UIC’s EXPO, a celebration of invention, ingenuity, and achievement.
"Intelligent Welding" by Alexandra Del Carmen Basantes Defaz, Materials Engineering; 2nd Place
3 Engineering Students Win Image of Research Awards
Congratulations to our Image of Research winners! The Image of Research exhibition is the annual interdisciplinary exhibit competition organized by the Graduate College and University Library to showcase the breadth and diversity of research at UIC.  "Intelligent Welding" by Alexandra Del Carmen Basantes Defaz, Materials Engineering; 2nd Place"Intelligent Welding" I am not your stereotypical welder. I am an M.S. student in the Department of Civil and Materials Engineering conducting research in UIC’s Welding Laboratory under the direction of Professors Ernesto Indacochea and Didem Ozevin. I am researching traditional welding techniques and autonomous welding in “real-time” to avoid defects. It addresses weld quality assurance by developing a combined real-time diagnosis, decision, and control system based on multi-sensor fusion and machine learning methodology. The…


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Tech Talk: Building Smart Buildings
Interested in next-generation building data analytics? Please join us for the first tech talk of the year on February 22, 2018 at 5pm in SEO Room 1000.Guest speakers will include Vytenis Milunas, PE (BS '82), Director of Project Management at UIC; Paul Beukema, Consultant Engineer Specialist at Honeywell; Aaron Mason, Director of Operations at Hawkeye Energy Systems; and John Villani, Vice President at Grumman/Butkus Associates.Light refreshments will be served. RSVP here or to eaa-admin@uic.edu.
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Attention Juniors! Looking to connect with a UIC alum to gain industry knowledge?
Check out the College of Engineering Mentoring Program.The goal is to bring together students and alumni to discuss professionalism, aspirations and ideas regarding the varied career pathways within engineering. These relationships provide a learning experience outside the classroom, where you can learn more about the transition into career from a UIC College of Engineering alum.Complete the quick application here. 
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Motor Row & the Auto Show
Join the UIC College of Engineering on Saturday, February 17, 2018 for brunch at Motor Row Brewing and an outing at the Chicago Auto Show. Connect with UIC Engineering alumni and meet UIC Motorsports—the College's Society of Automotive Engineers—whose award-winning formula and baja cars will be on display for the sixth year in a row. Tickets are $25, which include brunch and admission to the Chicago Auto Show.10:30 a.m. Enjoy Brunch at Motor Row Brewing (2337 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL 60616)12:00 p.m. Meet UIC Motorsports at McCormick Place (2301 South King Drive, Chicago, IL 60616)12:30 p.m. Explore the Chicago Auto ShowSuggested Parking: Southwest corner of McCormick Place Parking Lot A. Rate is $23 for up to 16 hours. The Chicago…
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2017 Employee Recognition
College of Engineering2017 Employee RecognitionWe congratulate the recipients of Service Year Recognition Awards, 5 through 50 years of service and the UIC Award of Merit DEPARTMENTNAMETITLEYEARS OF SERVICEEngr. Administration    Zainalabedin NavabiAdjunct Professor5 Letreuma OwensAssistant  Director of the Academic Resource Center5    Bioengineering    Hananeh EsmailbeigiClinical Assistant Professor5 Hui LuAdjunct Clinical Associate Professor15 Andreas LinningerProfessor20        Chemical Engr.    Vivek SharmaAssistant Professor5    Civil & Materials Engr.    Sheng-Wei ChiAssistant Professor5 Sybil DerribleAssociate Professor5 Bo ZouAssistant Professor5 Craig FosterAssociate Professor10 Eduard KarpovAssociate Professor10 Haiying ZhangResearch Engineer10    Computer Science / EVL    Rigel GjomemoVstg. Research Assistant Professor5 Chris KanichAssistant Professor5 Patricia (Koestner) BarreraBudget Analyst I5 Brian ZiebartAssistant Professor5 Philip YuProfessor10 Caleb DrakeSenior Research Programmer15 Elena LathosProject Coordinator15 Bing LiuProfessor15 John LillisAssociate Professor20 Jon SolworthAssociate Professor30    Electricial & Computer Engineering    Junxia ShiAssistant Professor5 Kimberly FitzgeraldLecturer10 Vahe CaliskanClinical Associate Professor15 Shantanu DuttProfessor20    UIC Award of MeritMona HurtDirector of Departmental Business AffairsN/A    Mechanical & Industrial Engineering    Stacie ScottOffice Manager5 Michael BrownClinical Assocate Professor15 Sabri CetinkuntProfessor30    ERC    Graeme MillerResearch Energy Policy Analyst5 Shraddha…