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Announcing the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering

Published: May 17th, 2016

And a $50 million gift to catalyze a $300 million transformation.


UF ASCE Wins 2016 Distinguished Chapter Award

Published: May 17th, 2016

UF’s American Society of Civil Engineers was recognized for their outstanding contributions and activities – including a “Triple Crown” of wins.


Materials Science & Engineering team developing biodegradable heart stent at UF

Published: May 17th, 2016

Materials Science & Engineering professors Josephine Allen and Tony Webb have been awarded $3.3M to innovate solutions for improved vascular health.


Faculty experts attract world-class hardware security lab

Published: May 17th, 2016

Industry partner invests in UF facility that will expand capabilities of Florida Institute for Cybersecurity Research


UF Innovation Station Sarasota County hires Al Carlson as regional director

Published: May 12th, 2016

The retired CEO of Sun Hydraulics will join the leadership team at the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering.

Honorary Doctorate recipient Wally Rhines

UF extends highest honor to Wally Rhines

Published: May 3rd, 2016

An icon in the microelectronics industry, Wally received an honorary doctorate in technology last weekend. Rhines Hall, the Materials Science & Engineering building, is named after his father, founding chair of the department.

Mind-controlled drone race

Mind-controlled drones race to the future

Published: Apr 28th, 2016

Engineering students at the University of Florida are pushing the edge of what’s possible with Brain-Computer Interface technology. Featured in The New York Times, ABC News, Yahoo News and more.

Spring 2016 Commencement

Spring 2016 Commencement

Published: Apr 28th, 2016

On May 1, we are celebrating the first graduating class of the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering. View streaming links, schedule, venue information and more.


Three UF Engineering Faculty Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Published: Apr 26th, 2016

Awards highlight interdisciplinary research in computer science, biomedical and coastal engineering.


Building trust: engineering stronger human-robot relationships

Published: Apr 21st, 2016

In a recent editorial, UF robotics expert Riccardo Bevilacqua explores the role of human dependence in autonomous systems.