Swanson School of Engineering
Thursday, September 21, 2017
National Science Foundation Funds Study Led By Leanne Gilbertson to Design Sustainable Carbon Nanomaterials
A research project led by Leanne Gilbertson, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of...
Friday, September 15, 2017
Engineer Steven Little and colleagues may have found the cell-sized source of irritation caused by contact with allergens.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Engineer Anna Balazs has modeled behavior in nonliving particles which could lead to advancements in the construction of robots from highly flexible materials similar to those found in living organisms.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
A new school, new degree programs, new majors and opportunities for novel research open up to students as Pitt continues to anticipate the needs of an evolving workforce.
Monday, August 21, 2017
Warren Ruder, assistant professor in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Pitt’s Shadow Bandits, a research team of students, faculty and staff, will livestream the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse and conduct research — from 100,000 feet — as part of a nationwide NASA project.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Creating new metals has long been a trial and error process, but Pitt engineering research could help to make producing everything from steel beams to solar cells more efficient and sustainable.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
With partly cloudy skies and an inconsistent tail wind, the Pitt team members gave their 24-foot aircraft a running shove off a platform on the Allegheny River. Find out how they did.
Friday, August 4, 2017
On Aug. 5, the "Roc-ettes" team of engineers will put their skills to the test at Red Bull Flugtag, a flying-machine competition.