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  Changchun Liu Receives 2016 W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Research Award
  Changchun Liu, Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, is the recipient of a one-year, $100,000 W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Research Award for his proposal titled, "A New Approach for Concurrent Detection of HIV Co-Infections."
 
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  Cutting Edge: Senior Design Project WAZER is a Million-dollar Idea
 
Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics major Nisan Lerea graduated in 2012, but he is still working on his Senior Design Project: WAZER; a low-cost, tabletop machine that can cut any material with an ultra-high pressure stream of water. Lerea and former Penn's FSAE racing teammates Matt Nowicki, Dan Meana and Christian Moore are now turning WAZER into a business.
 
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  New Bolton Center Pigs Star in International Competition
  For the past seven years Penn Engineering has partnered with the FIRST LEGO League for their annual challenge based on a real-world scientific topic. This year's theme is Animal Allies. According to the League, more than 28,000 teams of students, ages nine to 16, in 80 countries will participate and learn to think like scientists and engineers. The Robotic Waffles team, one of the youngest teams competing, chose Penn Vet's Swine Center for the focus of their project.
 
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  $14 million grant to improve mobility and safety in transportation
  Penn, in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), is participating in a $14 million, five-year transportation research grant to establish a new national University Transportation Center (UTC) called Mobility21. The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DoT) with the hopes of increasing both mobility and safety on the road. It is the third DoT national UTC award Penn and CMU have won since 2013.
 
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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

 

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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

 

 

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