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Eight UF engineering faculty honored with prestigious NSF CAREER Awards 

In Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Featured, Honors & Awards, In the Headlines, J Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, News

The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering proudly announces that eight of our faculty members have been honored with the 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Early CAREER Awards.

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UF engineering students awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

In Engineering Education, Honors & Awards, News, Research & Innovation

Ten students from the University of Florida’s Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering were selected to receive awards from the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) for their exemplary work and contributions to their departments. The NSF GRFP recognizes outstanding graduate students from across the country in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. Recipients are identified as …

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2024 AI Educator of the Year awardees

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Three Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Faculty were chosen to receive the 2024 AI Awards in recognition of their expertise in adopting, implementing, creatively using, and championing AI. Diego Alvarado, Ph.D., an Instructional Assistant Professor in EED, and Sanethia Thomas Ph.D., an Assistant Instructional Professor in CISE, both took home the AI Educator of the Year awards, in recognition of …

Gator engineers honored in 2024 Gator100

In Alumni Spotlight, Honors & Awards, News

For the 10th year, the UF Alumni Association salutes the trailblazing Gator business leaders who have not only founded but also steered some of the most groundbreaking enterprises to success nationally and globally. Join us in applauding the remarkable success of our esteemed alumni from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering for their well-deserved spot on the illustrious roster of …

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UF engineering professor elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

In Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Featured, Honors & Awards, In the Headlines, NewsBy Drew BrownStory originally published on UF News

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has elected University of Florida computer science professor and National Medal of Technology and Innovation (NMTI) laureate Juan E. Gilbert, Ph.D. as a 2024 Academy member.

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American Association for the Advancement of Science honors 2 engineering faculty as Lifetime Fellows

In Department of Chemical Engineering, Featured, Honors & Awards, J Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, NewsBy Brittany SylvestriStory originally published on UF News

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of the Science family of journals, has elected twelve faculty from the University of Florida, including two faculty from Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, to its newest class.

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Engineering alumni honored in 2024 “40 Under 40” awards

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We are thrilled to announce that five exceptional Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering alumni have been honored with the university’s “40 under 40” awards. These remarkable individuals exemplify the spirit of innovation and leadership, making significant contributions to their respective fields. Their achievements reflect the excellence of our college and showcase the enduring impact of The Gator Nation, both locally …