Graduate Research and Scholarship Projects Day Friday, Oct. 31 This event will showcase the rich array of graduate research-related activities across all disciplines. The free event takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University Center, Ballroom and Theatre.
Each day, bold new ideas emerge from the studios of the Industrial Design (ID) program. Students envision original concepts for products, amenities, fashion and other items. They also engage in projects that enhance industries and promote innovation. This year, the ID Program’s efforts in grooming tomorrow’s top designers – as well as generating groundbreaking designs – helped place it among the top institutions in the world.
Shiv Halasyamani, professor of chemistry at the University of Houston, is the 2014 recipient of the Roy-Somiya Award from the International Solvothermal and Hydrothermal Association. The international award, given every two years, honors the work of a scientist under the age of 45.