No longer scolded for taking things apart, Nestor Camacho's childhood curiosity leads to a career path. Read More
Among the highlights of this issue of the Capstone Engineer is a profile of Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian, former vice president of research Daimler AG who joined the faculty in the College of Engineering, bringing decades of industry experience into the classroom and labs. Read More
Two engineering students were awarded scholarships by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation, and two more engineering students recognized for an honorable mention. Read More
The University of Alabama is celebrating 175 years of engineering and computer science education. UA’s fully accredited College of Engineering is hitting its stride as it begins its next chapter. Learn More
As the demand for engineers and computer scientists continues to grow, UA's College of Engineering is focused on preparing our students for the infinite number of opportunities available. Watch the video
Dean Charles Karr
The College of Engineering recently launched a new program for current and prospective students incorporating the many available activities they can pursue while at the Capstone. The Engineering and Program specifically is designed so our students can meet their personal education goals while also allowing them to experience life fully at a major liberal arts and research university.
As the demand for engineers and computer scientists continues to grow, UA's College of Engineering is focused on preparing our students for the infinite number of opportunities available. Our impressive numbers would not be possible without the support of our alumni and friends who have given scholarships that enable the College to provide our students superior educational experiences. Read more From the Dean
News and Events
Tech Tour to visit UA, Tuscaloosa
June 19, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDUThe autoXLR8R "TechTour," a 13-week program to visit several of the region's top automotive research institutions to refine autoXLR8R's technologies and work... with world-renowned engineers and entrepreneurs, will bring its program to Tuscaloosa and The University of Alabama June 24 and 25.
UA Leads Multi-Institute Research of Oklahoma Tornado Damage
June 3, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDUThe University of Alabama is the lead on a research grant to study the damage left by the tornado that struck Moore, Okla., to understand whether past tornadoes... influenced building practices to better withstand future events. As part of the grant, the research team is also studying whether social media and engineering can combine to influence future building practice.
UA Part of National Alliance to Spur African-American Computer Science Graduate Students
May 30, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDUThe University of Alabama is one of seven universities recently chosen by the National Science Foundation to launch the Institute for African-American Mentoring... in Computing Sciences, or iAAMCS.
Did You Know?
The College has had six Goldwater Scholars, all honored since 2005.
Are you thinking about coming to UA? We'd love to have you! Perhaps you should Plan A Visit or check out E-Day. Want to expand your education opportunities? Check out the Engineering and Program or the Freshman Engineering Program.