Marquette and Varian receive $2.5 million NIH grant for CT scan radiation study

Dr. Taly Gilat-SchmidtDr. Taly Gilat-Schmidt, associate professor of biomedical engineering, and Dr. Josh Star-Lack, principal scientist of applied research at Varian, have received a $2,482,601 U01 grant from the National Institutes of Health to study Computer Tomography radiation dosages in patients. Their research is in collaboration with the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Click hear to learn more about the grant and research.


Dr. Somesh Roy awarded grant from National Science Foundation

Dr. Somesh RoyDr. Somesh Roy, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has been awarded a 2-year grant from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $174,951 for support of the project entitled "CRII:OAC: Novel techniques for improving convergence and scalability of a Monte Carlo radiation solver for large-scale combustion simulations." The proposed project aims to develop a portable, high-efficiency radiation solver suitable for massively-parallel combustion simulations in HPC environments. 


Faculty Scholar Development Awards announced

Congratulations to the faculty members who received Faculty Scholar Development Awards, which are made possible through endowments to the Opus College of Engineering. Each award is up to $20,000 for a period of one year. Click here for a complete list of the 2018 awardees