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Monday, February 20, 2017

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Friday, January 20, 2017

The North Carolina Board of Examiners welcomed a new set of Professional Engineers and Professional Surveyors on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. This catered evening event was for both the spring and fall 2016 licensees who successfully passed the PE or PS exam. The College of Engineering was proud to host this event for the final time at UNC Charlotte. A photo of the new PEs and PSs is below.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Research Teams Collaborating to Better Understand Wildfire Spread

With a wall of fans six-stories high creating winds in a huge, one-of-a-kind laboratory, researchers from UNC Charlotte’s Fire Safety Engineering Technology program and the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) are burning building materials and wildland vegetation to study wind-driven wildfire embers. The large-scale tests are part of three-year study to understand, and in the long run mitigate, the risks involved when embers from wildfires spread.

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Monday, January 16, 2017

Craig and Darla Albert, who established the Albert Scholars program in the Lee College of engineering in 2014, paid a visit to EPIC in November 2016, meeting with Dean Bob Johnson and the current Albert scholars.

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Monday, December 19, 2016

The U.S. Department of Transportation has announced new grants to 32 University Transportation Centers, including $7.7 million to establish the Center for Advanced Multimodal Mobility Solutions and Education (CAMMSE) at UNC Charlotte.

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

The William States Lee College of Engineering held its fall semester Senior Design Expo on Dec. 9, 2016. Thirty teams presented their completed two-semester projects, and 50 teams presented their first-semester design-concept posters. A photo gallery of the winners and the Expo is here.

The three completed projects judged to be the best were: