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UH Researchers Discover New Form of Stretchable Electronics, Sensors and Skins

A team of researchers from the University of Houston has reported a breakthrough in stretchable electronics that can serve as an artificial skin, allowing a robotic hand to sense the difference between hot and cold, while also offering advantages for a wide range of biomedical devices.

Artificial ‘Skin’ Gives Robotic Hand a Sense of Touch
Cunjiang Yu, Bill D. Cook Assistant Professor of mechanical engineering, center, and co-first authors Xu Wang, left, and Kyoseung Sim, right)

Discovery Has Applications for Eco-Friendly Disposal, Data Security and Healthcare

Researchers from the University of Houston and China have reported a new type of electronic device that can be triggered to dissolve through exposure to water molecules in the atmosphere.

Researchers Report New Way to Make Dissolving Electronics
Cullen College

Throughout the Cullen College of Engineering 15 new faces and brilliant minds are joining the faculty in the 2017-2018 school year. The Cullen College proudly welcomes them to its ranks of excellence in academia.

 

Brilliance Descending on UH as 15 New Engineering Faculty Join the Cullen College

The University of Houston MD Anderson Library is providing a guide to help navigate through the resources available in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and its devastating aftermath.

UH Library Provides Hurricane Harvey Resource Guide
Daniel Araya, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, demonstrates how his wind tunnel can generate electricity. Photo courtesy of Michael Ciaglo, Houston Chronicle Staff

Clean energy research in the UH Cullen College of Engineering was the subject of a front page story in last Sunday's Houston Chronicle, which explores why the city of Houston is failing to draw new tech ventures for a world shifting away from the use of fossil fuels.

Is Houston Missing the Next Energy Wave? Houston Chronicle Features the UH Engineers Who Are On the Case
  • Cullen College Engineer in the News: Is Houston Missing the Next Energy Wave?
    Cullen College Engineer in the News: Is Houston Missing the Next Energy Wave?

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  • New issue of Momentum Magazine now available
    New issue of Momentum Magazine now available

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  • The Influence of Andrea Prosperetti: Building A New Class of Engineer
    The Influence of Andrea Prosperetti: Building A New Class of Engineer

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  • Hadi Ghasemi’s Frog-Inspired Anti-Icing Surface Wins Top Nasa Award
    Hadi Ghasemi’s Frog-Inspired Anti-Icing Surface Wins Top Nasa Award

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  • Theo Baxevanis: Taking the Boom out of Sonic Boom
    Theo Baxevanis: Taking the Boom out of Sonic Boom

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  • Yashashree Kulkarni’s Twinning Work Garners Her a Singular Award
    Yashashree Kulkarni’s Twinning Work Garners Her a Singular Award

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  • Speeding to the Finish Line: Senior Grant Mottershaw Wins Prestigous Automotive Award
    Speeding to the Finish Line: Senior Grant Mottershaw Wins Prestigous Automotive Award

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  • Making Smart Buildings Smarter: Cullen College Alumnus Profile
    Making Smart Buildings Smarter: Cullen College Alumnus Profile

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  • Mechanical Engineering Online Master's Program
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  • Named Best Engineering School of 2017 by U.S. News & World Report
    Named Best Engineering School of 2017 by U.S. News & World Report

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