College of Engineering

Peter Lelkes looking at a device in the lab.
Professor’s bone-repair technology moves closer to the OR
Type: News Story
A Temple University bioengineering professor is developing a cutting-edge biodegradable material for use in orthopedic surgery.
January 17, 2017
Thomas Edwards standing in front of a chalkboard with his arms crossed.
Supporting autism in the workplace
Type: News Story
Engineering professor explores with his students how to best manage individuals on the autism spectrum in the workplace.
November 30, 2016
A prototype being created in a lab.
Engineering takes brain hackathon prize
Type: News Story
A team of graduate students won the top prize with a muscle-controlled car.
October 12, 2016
A man wearing a Temple “T” tie, standing in front of the engineering building.
Next stop: Hensel Phelps | Orlando, Florida
Type: News Story
Civil engineering major Gregory Jones is taking the leadership skills he honed at Temple to the planning and design firm Hensel Phelps.
April 21, 2016
A Temple engineering students welds a portion of a race car.
Engineering students build race car
Type: News Story
The single-seat car will be on display at the 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show.
January 28, 2016
Engineering partners with NASA to launch experiment
Type: News Story
The College of Engineering has teamed up with NASA to collect biological samples of both the upper atmosphere and near outer space.
June 24, 2015
New class of expanding magnets has potential to energize the world
Type: News Story
A new class of magnets that offers a host of possible energy applications has been discovered by researchers at Temple University and the University of Maryland.
May 21, 2015
Next stop: Georgia Institute of Technology
Type: News Story
Upon receiving his PhD in engineering from Temple, Kyle Gilroy will head to Georgia for a prestigious post-doctoral fellowship at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
May 4, 2015
Grant will help develop more powerful disinfectants
Type: News Story
Temple chemist William Wuest has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the University City Science Center to develop the next generation of antibacterial cleansers and disinfectants.
February 2, 2015
Temple-created summer camp boosts math
Type: News Story
A one-week science, technology, engineering and math camp created at Temple helped eighth- and ninth-graders brush up on their math skills and prepare for the upcoming school year.
January 21, 2015
Mohammad Kiani's research makes a real-world impact
Type: News Story
For his novel technology and groundbreaking research, Mechanical Engineering Professor Mohammad Kiani received the 2014 Temple University Faculty Research Award.
November 24, 2014
Temple-sponsored MESA team has winning hand at national competition
Type: News Story
A team representing Temple College of Engineering’s Pennsylvania MESA (Math Engineering Science Achievement) initiative has won second place in a prestigious national competition for designing and building a functioning prosthetic arm.
August 5, 2014
James Furman II: Community-driven engineering
Type: News Story
As president of Temple’s Engineers Without Borders student chapter, mechanical engineering major James Furman II led the group in establishing a connection with a local community garden. Now, the organization is designing a solar-powered, hydroponic growing system that will increase the garden’s yield.
May 9, 2014
Temple students interview space-station crew live on TUTV
Type: News Story
An event last week marked the first time a person being interviewed on TUTV was weightless. Astronauts Mike Hopkins, Rick Mastracchio and Koichi Wakata fielded questions from Temple students during a live interview from the International Space Station Feb. 27.
March 5, 2014
Technology originated by Temple researchers one of the “Top 10 Innovations for 2013”
Type: News Story
SynVivo, a synthetic, in-vivo vascular environment on a chip that has its origins in a technology developed by Temple Mechanical Engineering Chair Mohammad Kiani, was selected as one of the “Top 10 Innovations for 2013” by 'The Scientist' magazine.
December 5, 2013
Temple Made: C. Mark Halberstadt
Type: News Story
If you met him when he was a sax player, you might not have known that he was dreaming about being an engineer. In the latest entry of our student profile series, meet C. Mark Halberstadt, co-leader of Temple's NASA Lunabotics Mining Competition team. This May, he and his team will take their robot to Cape Canaveral to compete against other colleges' robots. Will they win?
October 11, 2013
Using nanoparticles to detect heart attack, stroke risk
Type: News Story
Omar Fisher, assistant professor of bioengineering, is collaborating on an NIH-funded project to develop a nanotechnology that will help doctors determine the location and severity of plaques in artery walls before they rupture. The project is supported through a two-year, $418,000 grant from the National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.
October 2, 2013
New wastewater treatment developed at Temple is more effective and environmentally friendly
Type: News Story
Researchers in Temple University’s Water and Environmental Technology Center led by Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Rominder Suri have developed a new novel adsorbent that is reusable and more effective and environmentally friendly in removing emerging contaminants from wastewater.
September 9, 2013
STEM programs are focus of summer camp programs for youth
Type: News Story
Temple held a variety of programs and experiences this summer to help build interest and enhance STEM skills among middle and high school students.
August 30, 2013
STEM director speaks at U.S. Mayors Conference
Type: Accolade
College of Engineering's Jamie Bracey discussed Temple's STEM education outreach at U.S. Conference of Mayors' annual meeting in June in Philadelphia.
July 9, 2013
NASA robotics program is summer destination for Temple engineering grads
Type: News Story
Engineering graduates Vadim Linevich and Andrew Powell have been accepted into the prestigious NASA Robotics Academy and will spend 10 weeks this summer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
May 15, 2013
"A different dream": Student Commencement speaker has long, bumpy journey
Type: News Story
Joseph B. Stoney was a 23-year-old out of Northeast Philadelphia when he started his Temple journey almost a decade ago. After overcoming a series of obstacles that would have defeated many students, he will become the first person in his family to earn a college degree. The mechanical engineering major has been chosen to be the student speaker at Temple's 126th Commencement Exercises.
May 15, 2013
Fuel mileage estimates are questioned
Type: In the Media
May 6, 2013
Bioengineering program begins at Temple in newly renovated space
Type: News Story
Nearly 50 engineering faculty, staff, students and alumni got a sneak peek at the College of Engineering's new Bioengineering Department during an informal open house last week.
April 24, 2013
Cybersecurity lessons are focus of Temple MESA students’ DC visit
Type: News Story
During a trip to Washington D.C. last month, 30 Philadelphia middle and high school students who are part of Temple Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement's Mobile Apps/Technology Initiative heard presentations on the importance of cybersecurity from members of the White House National Security Staff, the U.S. Navy and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service.
April 22, 2013