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Engineering Honor Named After Pioneering Emerita Faculty Member Margaret Petersen

Margaret Petersen is regarded a role model for women in engineering education and practice, and is a pioneer in the water resources and environmental engineering profession.
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UA-France Engineering Program Ranked Best in Class, Awarded $300,000

Grant awarded by Partner University Fund, Univ-Link and French ministry of higher education and research promotes collaborative exchange in research and education.
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UA Engineering Selected as High-Performance Parallel Computing Teaching Center

Graphics technology company Nvidia selects the University of Arizona department of electrical and computer engineering as one of its teaching centers.
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Industry Helps Engineering Students Reanimate Robotic Mine Vehicles

The autonomous vehicles, which replace human drivers with computer control, satellite navigation and robotic vision, were originally part of a research program at Freeport-McMoRan in Safford, Ariz.