Engineering and Applied Science Year in Review 2019

The University of Cincinnati’s College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS), already known for its popular experiential learning program and world-class research, had quite a year in 2019.

Summer Bridge students standing on steps

The 2019 Summer Bridge class. Photo/Corrie Stookey/CEAS

Students

UC students delivering the winch they designed and built.

UC engineering students worked with the nonprofit group QL+ to design and build a custom winch for a retired military veteran to help him attach his heavy scooter lift to his truck. Photo/Michael Miller

Faculty

Faculty in CEAS were busy in laboratories and classrooms, getting plenty of recognition for innovation and excellence.

CEAS faculty accomplished the following in 2019:

Left to right Daewoo Han, PhD student, UC professor Andrew Steckl, PhD and Serdar Tort, PhD talk in professor Andrew Steckl’s lab at Rhodes Hall. UC/ Joseph Fuqua II

UC engineering professor Andrew Steckl, center, talks with senior research associate Daewoo Han, left, and visiting research fellow Serdar Tort. Photo/Joseph Fuqua II/UC Creative Services

Other accomplishments

In addition to student and faculty accomplishments in 2019, CEAS accomplished or was recognized in other ways. UC's College of Engineering and Applied Science:

This review is just a partial list. To read about more CEAS accomplishments in 2019, visit the college’s news page.

Honored on the field during the UC vs. UCLA football game Gary Slater, left, Paul Orkwis, Rick Armstrong, Awatef Hamed, Ralph Spitzen, Mark Armstrong, and Tom Black. Photo/Corrie Stookey/CEAS Marketing

Honored on the field during the UC vs. UCLA football game Gary Slater, left, Paul Orkwis, Rick Armstrong, Awatef Hamed, Ralph Spitzen, Mark Armstrong, and Tom Black. Photo/Corrie Stookey/CEAS Marketing

Featured image at top: A student in UC's chapter of Engineers without Borders talks with children at a local school in Tanzania. In Roche, the chapter recently built several water distribution lines for a school, serving 1,400 people. Photo/Provided

Related Stories

1

Nineteen faculty join College of Engineering and Applied Science...

November 23, 2022

The University of Cincinnati's College of Engineering and Applied Science continues to expand with the addition of nineteen new faculty members in 2022. Two professors were announced in January. Seventeen faculty members joined CEAS at the start of the fall semester, including two new department heads: Ying Sun, head of the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, and Justin Zhan, head of the newly established Department of Computer Science.

2

‘Empowered to drive innovation’

November 22, 2022

For the second year, four students from the University of Cincinnati have been named University Innovation Fellows (UIF), a program run by Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design.

3

UC engineering professor named highly cited researcher

November 22, 2022

Dionysios (Dion) Dionysiou, University of Cincinnati professor of environmental engineering, was named a 2022 Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate for the fifth consecutive year for his research work developing technologies and strategies to identify, monitor and treat water pollutants and toxins, including PFAS and cyanotoxins. He was recognized in three categories — engineering, environment/ecology and chemistry.

Debug Query for this