Press Releases

College of Engineering faculty earn promotions

The University of Georgia has announced the promotion of six five members in the College of Engineering.Stephan Durham, Jenna Jambeck, Sudhagar Mani, Leidong Mao and Yajun Yan have been promoted to professor. Their promotions are effective July 1.…

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UGA Engineering honors student, faculty, staff achievement

The University of Georgia College of Engineering honored outstanding students, faculty and staff during the College’s 2019 Celebration of Excellence April 2.The College presented academic awards to undergraduate and graduate students and recognized faculty for exceptional instruction and research…

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Finding space on the spectrum

Every day we rely on devices—cell phones and computers, for example—that require space on the radio frequency spectrum to carry electrical signals. But the spectrum is running out of frequencies as our dependence on technology increases.…

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Walmart Foundation grant aimed at reducing plastic waste

An $800,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to the University of Georgia New Materials Institute will help researchers understand how multilayer plastic packaging biodegrades and also help manufacturers in their attempts to design and select more sustainable materials.…

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