Articles by: James Hellegaard

Girls Who Code gives young women confidence to tackle computer science

Girls Who Code gives young women confidence to tackle computer science

When FIU computer science student and School of Computer and Information Sciences (SCIS) webmaster Joshua Martinez asked a group of […]

Student a finalist to become Formula One engineering star

Student a finalist to become Formula One engineering star

College of Engineering & Computing student Alejandro Diaz is heading to England as one of 12 finalists from around the […]

FPL donates electric vehicle to FIU for wireless charging research

FPL donates electric vehicle to FIU for wireless charging research

As part of a partnership with FIU, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is donating an electric vehicle to the […]

Engineering students showcase innovations at Senior Design Day

Engineering students showcase innovations at Senior Design Day

As they reach for the finish line of their undergraduate education, students in FIU’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering […]

Tibetan Buddhist monks to construct mandala sand painting at FIU

Tibetan Buddhist monks to construct mandala sand painting at FIU

Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery will construct a Mandala Sand Painting March 31 through April 3 at FIU’s […]

FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

Distinguished Ryder Professor S.S. Iyengar has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. The director of FIU’s School of […]

Robots and rockets highlight FIU Engineering Expo

Robots and rockets highlight FIU Engineering Expo

More than 1,400 elementary, middle and high school students from Miami-Dade and Broward counties will gather at FIU’s Engineering Center […]

Stavros V. Georgakopoulos, assistant professor at FIU's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, with an origami antenna.

Putting a powerful antenna in a soldier’s pocket with origami

FIU researchers are using technology and principles derived from the traditional Japanese art of origami to create remarkably compact and […]

Ambassadors from around the world experience the impact of FIU’s Wall of Wind

Ambassadors from around the world experience the impact of FIU’s Wall of Wind

A group of 36 ambassadors representing nations on five continents visited FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing on Tuesday, Jan. […]

The OHL School of Construction has offered online graduate courses that lead to the Master of Science in Construction Management, FIU’s only fully online graduate engineering program, since Fall 2004.

U.S. News & World Report ranks FIU among best online graduate engineering programs

The online graduate engineering program offered by FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing is among the nation’s best, according to […]

FIU researcher advances retinal implant  that could restore sight for the blind

FIU researcher advances retinal implant that could restore sight for the blind

People who went blind as a result of certain diseases or injuries may have renewed hope of seeing again thanks […]

Miami’s smart bridge

Miami’s smart bridge

It’s the busiest interchange in a city where nearly everybody drives. More than 200,000 vehicles a day cross the flyover […]

Iyengar recognized with Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Medal

Iyengar recognized with Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Medal

S. Sitharama Iyengar, Ryder Professor of Computer Science and director of FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences, was presented in […]

Sustainable development proposal for Haiti wins recognition for FIU students

Sustainable development proposal for Haiti wins recognition for FIU students

Six months after they spent their spring break in Haiti to assess the reality of post-earthquake foreign aid, FIU students […]

FIU-Tsinghua team's O-House entry in the Solar Decathlon China 2013.

FIU-Tsinghua University team shines in Solar Decathlon China

The FIU-Tsinghua University team finished fifth among 20 teams from around the world in the inaugural Solar Decathlon (SD) China […]