Get to know MEES’s New Program Director: Dr. Andrea Strzelec

Andrea Strzelec is returning to the University of Wisconsin–Madison to lead the Master of Engineering Engine Systems Online Master Degree Program and here’s what she tells us about her return:


What sparked your interest in combustion research?

Truly, I …

Introducing Dr. Charlene Yauch

Engineering Professional Development is pleased to welcome Dr. Charlene Yauch to the Master of Engineering: Manufacturing Systems Engineering faculty. Professor Yauch will be teaching the MSE capstone course ISyE 641: Design and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems.

Professor Yauch received her …

Tinjum Elected ASCE Fellow

MADISON, Wis.— The American Society of Civil Engineers announced the election of Engineering Professional Development (EPD) professor James Tinjum as Fellow on December 13, 2019.

Tinjum said he is honored for the recognition of nearly 30 years of involvement with …

Sarlioglu Named IEEE Distinguished Lecturer

MADISON, Wis.— The IEEE’s Industry Applications Society has included professor Bulent Sarlioglu in its 2019-2020 Distinguished Lecturer and Prominent Lecturer (DLPL) program.

Sarlioglu is a senior member of the IEEE, associate professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as …

Sarlioglu Receives Nagamori Award

Bulent Sarlioglu photo

Congratulations to Bulent Sarlioglu, UW-Madison associate professor, who has been named a recipient of the Nagamori Award. Sarlioglu is recognized by his “Pioneering research and development on high-efficiency and high-power density new and classical electric motors with wide bandgap device

Tinjum Returns From #BikeTheSun

UW-Madison Professor Continues Solar Campaign To Provide Hurricane Relief In Puerto Rico

For some Wisconsinites, Puerto Rico is closer than others.

Jim Tinjum meets with a TV station in Eau Claire, Wis., during #BikeTheSun.
James Tinjum interviewing with a TV station during his #BikeTheSun trip.

When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in September …

Hot Coffee And Waste Heat: An Afternoon With Kathy Leifer 

by Sophia Dramm, marketing intern

Kathy Leifer with Bucky Badger at UW-Madison

We sit in Colectivo during the peak afternoon hour. Over blaring indie rock music and the chatter of other coffee house inhabitants, Katherine Leifer, August 2017 graduate of UW-Madison’s Sustainable Systems Engineering master’s degree program,

Tinjum Talks Landfills on Wisconsin Public Radio

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James Tinjum

When you think of life cycles, chances are a butterfly or a tree come to mind. But landfills have life cycles, too, and their deaths can actually help sustain the environment.

James Tinjum, PhD, UW-Madison program director, recently …

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