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Marcia O'Malley receives IEEE award

Marcia O’Malley receives IEEE Distinguished Service Award Tuesday, May. 21, 2024

Rice mechanical engineer recognized for service to the Robotics and Automation Society, contributions to the haptics community.


Peter Lillehoj

Rice-led collaboration develops novel technique for diagnostic testing Friday, May. 10, 2024

New method of microneedle-based sampling of dermal interstitial fluid is six times more effective than existing sampling techniques.


Raudel Avila

Raudel Avila awarded Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal Friday, May. 3, 2024

Rice assistant professor recognized by American Society of Mechanical Engineers for his outstanding achievements in mechanical engineering.


Geoff Wehmeyer

Rice researchers receive $1.5M federal grant to support energy transition Friday, May. 3, 2024

Interdisciplinary team to explore applications of carbon nanotube materials for improved heat exchange.


Grace Wilson

Rice alumna aces career as PXG product test engineer Friday, May. 3, 2024

https://engineering.rice.edu/news/rice-alumna-aces-career-pxg-product-test-engineer


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Satish Nagarajaiah named to Sigma Xi Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2024

World's largest interdisciplinary scientific honor society recognizes Nagarajaiah for scholarly achievements and contributions to science and engineering.


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Rice PhD student wins Bioengineering for Global Health Conference poster contest Monday, Nov. 27, 2023

Elizabeth Clarke Wilkirson created patch that reveals a patient's tetanus vaccination status.


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Raudel Avila awarded ASME grant to research theoretical, applied mechanics Monday, Oct. 23, 2023

The Haythornthwaite Foundation support will help the Rice engineer design bioelectronic devices to respond to mechanical, electromagnetic challenges.


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O'Malley named to Women in Robotics 'need to know' list Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2023

Rice engineer researches haptics and the design and control of wearable robotic devices for training and rehabilitation.