CEA News

CEA Sees 66-point Increase in US News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings

Tue, May, 15 2018

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) sees a 66-point increase in ranking in the U.S. News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings. This historic increase over the past three years places CEA in the nation's top 12 percent of engineering colleges. Read More >>

Highlights from Our 2018 Recognition and Awards Ceremony

Mon, May, 14 2018

Days before our CEA Recognition and Awards Ceremony, campus grounds were buzzing with the excitement of family members anticipating the moment that their graduates would walk the stage. Staff and faculty were equally excited! Read More >>

Perfect Timing for CEA End-of-the-Year Student Appreciation BBQ

Fri, April, 27 2018

As we close in on another amazingly productive and successful academic year, our student council met with Dean Messac to brainstorm an idea to appreciate our students who are all extremely well-deserving, diligent and hard-working. The result: The CEA End-of-the-Year Student Appreciation BBQ! Read More >>

Architecture

Bui Receives Honorable Mention in eVolo Magazine 2018 Skyscraper Competition

Fri, April, 27 2018

Fourth year Architecture student Huy Bui's project receives one of twenty-seven honorable mentions out of 526 projects that were submitted to the eVolo Magazine 2018 Skyscraper Competition. Read More >>

Architecture and Computer Science Students Collab on Howard West Design

Fri, March, 30 2018

The architectural design process of Howard West is underway. Architect Danish Kurani, in partnership with Google, Inc., led the Vision Workshop in the Howard H. Mackey Building yesterday to gauge computer science students' learning space needs directly through students' thoughts and suggestions. Read More >>

Associate Professor William W. Taylor Released Book of Architectural Theory

Tue, March, 6 2018

Associate Professor William Wesley Taylor’s book Drylongso: Excursions in the Production of Place and the Maintenance of Identity was released by college textbook publisher Linus Learning. Professor Taylor comprehensively writes about place and identity from a perspective of over forty years of design practice and thirty-three years of teaching. Read More >>

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Chemical Engineering

Assistant Professor Patrick Ymele-Leki Mentors Postdoctoral Researcher and 2018 Research Week Winner

Fri, April, 20 2018

Chemical Engineering postdoctoral researcher Jyothirmai Simhadri was announced as the Post Doc/Resident/Fellow/Research Associate winner in the Physical Sciences and Engineering category for her research submission titled: Development of Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 Biofilms for Iodate Reduction in Groundwater. Read More >>

Howard, Bajracharya & Shakya Win 2017 ExxonMobil/AIChE-NCS Award

Tue, April, 3 2018

Seniors April Howard, Diwash Bajracharya, and Preety Shakya (pictured left to right) were the 2017 recipients of the ExxonMobil/AIChE-NCS Award.Read More >>

Stanley Wins First Place at 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco

Wed, March, 1 2017

Chemical engineering students participated in the 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference in San Francisco, CA, November 14-18, 2016. Senior Simone Stanley and juniors April Howard, Anayia Reliford, Mahtab Waseem, Bekuechukwu Uzondu, Diwash Bajracharya and Okeoghene Osevwe were our shining participants.Read More >>

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Civil and Environmental Engineering

Joseph Receives the 2018 NCC ACI Outstanding Student Award

Mon, April, 23 2018

Florantine Monica Joseph, a graduating senior in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, is the recipient of the 2018 National Capital Chapter - American Concrete Institute (NCC ACI) Outstanding Student Award. She was recognized at the NCC ACI Student Award Dinner on April 18, 2018 in Tysons Corner, Virginia. Read More >>

Associate Professor Ahlam I. Shalaby Publishes Fluid Mechanics Textbook

Mon, March, 26 2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering Associate Professor Ahlam I. Shalaby recognizes three basic problems in fluid mechanics, which she meticulously addresses in her textbook Fluid Mechanics for Civil and Environmental Engineers. Read More >>

Associate Professor Robert Efimba Recognized for Lifetime Achievements

Tue, February, 6 2018

Civil and Environmental Engineering Associate Professor Robert Efimba was recognized for his lifetime of outstanding achievements and contributions in civil engineering by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) in the February 2018 issue of the ASCE National Capital Section eNewsletter.Read More >>

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Computer Science

Howard West: A First Step in Creating More Opportunities for African-American Engineers

Fri, February, 2 2018

Howard West, an educational and career development initiative between Howard University and Google, Inc., is a first step in creating more opportunities for African-American engineers. Howard West, a vision of President Frederick, was realized in 2017 with a successful pilot program. (Photo credit: Google) Read More >>

Dr. Burge to speak at TedX Howard University

Mon, August, 29 2016

TEDx brings together bright minds to give idea-focused talks that range from a wide scope of subjects, which foster learning, inspiration and provoke impactful conversations. Read More >>

Howard University CS Department featured in Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Thu, January, 21 2016

Why Doesn’t Silicon Valley Hire Black Coders?
Howard University fights to join the tech boom.
By Vauhini Vara | January 21, 2016Read More >>

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Electrical and Computer Engineering

Meet 2018 Spring Ceremony Student Speaker Breyonna Pinkney

Tue, May, 8 2018

High-achieving electrical engineering graduate Breyonna Pinkney will address the class of 2018 this Friday, May 11, 2018.Read More >>

Hill Receives 2018 BEYA Student Leadership Award

Fri, May, 4 2018

Computer Science senior David Hill received the Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) 2018 Student Leadership Award for his outstanding achievements and contributions as a student leader in engineering. BEYA represents global excellence and competitiveness in STEM. Read More >>

Assistant Professor Hassan Salmani Publishes Book on Cybersecurity Issues

Thu, May, 3 2018

Assistant Professor Hassan Salmani’s Trusted Digital Circuits: Hardware Trojan Vulnerabilities, Prevention and Detection was recently released by the global publishing company Springer. Read More >>

All Electrical and Computer Engineering News

Mechanical Engineering

Associate Professor Gbadebo Moses Owolabi Named ASME Fellow

Thu, April, 5 2018

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director Gbadebo Moses Owolabi has been elected Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) at a remarkably early stage in his career, after nomination by Mechanical Engineering Department Chair Nadir Yilmaz. Read More >>

Associate Professor Grant Warner Receives 2018 BEYA Innovators Award

Thu, March, 1 2018

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Grant Warner received the Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) Innovators Award.Read More >>

Professor Emmanuel Glakpe Named ASME Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

Mechanical Engineering Professor Emmanuel Glakpe elected American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Fellow after nomination from Mechanical Engineering Department Chair Nadir Yilmaz. Dr. Glakpe’s nomination was supported by ASME Fellows from within academia, industry and government positions.Read More >>

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News

CEA Sees 66-point Increase in US News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings

Tue, May, 15 2018

The College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) sees a 66-point increase in ranking in the U.S. News 2019 Best Graduate Schools Rankings. This historic increase over the past three years places CEA in the nation's top 12 percent of engineering colleges. Read More >>

Highlights from Our 2018 Recognition and Awards Ceremony

Mon, May, 14 2018

Days before our CEA Recognition and Awards Ceremony, campus grounds were buzzing with the excitement of family members anticipating the moment that their graduates would walk the stage. Staff and faculty were equally excited! Read More >>

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