April 2015

April 23, 2015
Fernando J. Muzzio and Charles M. Roth Recognized at Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception Cherasia and Tyson Chairs Also Named Along with Promotions and Reappointments
April 21, 2015
Sight-restoring procedure allows 68-year-old man to see his wife of 45 years for the first time in a decade When surgeon Raymond Iezzi implanted a bionic eye in his blind patient at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, earlier this year, he expected local media to notice.

March 2015

March 27, 2015
“The School of Engineering is a small community of scholars that has access to the incredible resources of the whole university. For me, it was the best of both worlds.” – Brian Spatocco
March 25, 2015
Coming in at 18% of GDP and rising, the U.S. healthcare industry is facing polarizing challenges as it continues to represent a growing sector of the economy. Finding innovative solutions to ensure the benefits of a world class healthcare system on a global scale is what School of Engineering alumnus Gene Saragnese likens to “a great ride at Disney World.”  
March 24, 2015
Congratulations to Rohan Rath, Josh Levy, Kyle McKinnon and Dylan Vas on winning first place in the Technical Paper Competition at the IIE Northeast Regional Conference, March 20-22, 2015. The purpose of the competition is to encourage undergraduate students to write and present outstanding technical papers.
March 23, 2015
Specially trained engineers will be prepared to address major global challenges of the 21st century In a letter of commitment presented to President Barack Obama today, more than 120 U.S. engineering schools announced plans to educate a new generation of engineers expressly equipped to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing society in the 21st century.
March 2, 2015
On the evening of February 17, 2015, the Rutgers and New Jersey chapters of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers held the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering’s first annual networking mixer and awards presentation. Organized by Professor Fuat Celik, the collaboration gathered a crowd of undergraduates, alumni, and professionals, all eager to meet and discuss their academic and professional experiences.
March 2, 2015
Rutgers School of Engineering students celebrated National Engineers Week (February 22-28, 2015) with everything from a NERD Olpympics competition that included a chicken wing eating contest, to partnering with Verizon to expose middle school kids to engineering and a spirited cardboard canoe competition. Other events included SoE students sharing their internship experiences with other students and alumni and a discussion on health care innovation with returning alumnus Gene Saraganese ENG'79, CEO of Imaging System at Philips Health.

February 2015

February 25, 2015
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of William H. Bauer who passed away on February 16, 2015 at the age of 95. Born January 29, 1920, in South River, Dr. Bauer graduated from Rutgers College in 1942 with a degree in ceramic engineering. He earned a master’s in 1947 and doctorate degree in 1950 from Rutgers, both in physics. He influenced many lives as a professor of ceramic engineering at Rutgers School of Engineering from 1947 until his retirement in 1993.
February 17, 2015
Business services consulting firm Accenture, in partnership with Rutgers School of Engineering, hosted a case study competition on Wednesday, January 23, 2015, where students applied their analytical and quantitative skills to a unique business situation. Seven teams (28 students) took part in the five-hour competition which also provided students with a glimpse of Accenture’s day-to-day operations and management structure as well as an opportunity to interact with fellow Rutgers graduates now working at Accenture, including recruiters and executive leaders.