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Rice names architect for new engineering and science building Wednesday, Apr. 28, 2021

SOM to oversee structure that will replace historic Abercrombie Engineering Laboratory


Neuroengineering

Houston Methodist, Rice U. launch neuroprosthetic collaboration Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021

Center for Translational Neural Prosthetics and Interfaces to focus on restoring brain function after disease, injury


Desal prize

Rice team vying for $1 million Solar Desalination Prize Wednesday, Apr. 21, 2021

System is designed to run around the clock using only solar energy


Yang Zhao

Rice PhD student, Yang Zhao receives 2020-21 Cadence Women in Technology Scholarship Thursday, Apr. 1, 2021

Zhao's research has focused on developing AI hardware acceleration, computer architecture, and design automation tools for AI and their system security.


Akane Sano

Akane Sano wins NSF CAREER Award Monday, Mar. 29, 2021

Engineer developing software to predict emotional stress from wearable and Internet of Things tech