Thermal Conductivity at Ultra-High Temperatures

As temperature increases, the population of phonons (heat carriers in most…


Using Machine Learning to Improve Wind Farms

Cover of the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy A team of researchers…


Searching for Life Out There

University of Utah graduate student Zachary Estlack, left, and U mechanical…


Ferocious Fungus

It’s called Armillaria ostoyae, and it’s a gnarly parasitic fungus with long…


Wasted Space

Space has become a trash heap. According to NASA, there are more than 27,000…


Searching for Life in Space with Microfluidics

Space travel and exploration have been interests of PhD student Zachary Estlack…


Heber Valley Fog Study

You might not initially think of fog as a form of severe weather, but when fog…


Lenzi Receives 2020 NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Tommaso Lenzi Department of Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor…


Reducing the Risk of a Fall

One of the greatest fears for anyone with a frail, aging family member is that…


Leang Named ASME Fellow

Congratulations to University of Utah mechanical engineering associate…