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Only the most innovative and creative solutions will overcome the energy and technology challenges facing today's world. The students, faculty, and staff of the University of Wyoming's College of Engineering and Applied Sciences understand these challenges. They coordinate with leading national science and technology agencies to devise strategies to make our nation and world safer, cleaner and more technologically sound. All students have the opportunity to learn from and work alongside world-class researchers who engage our most complex topics. UW College of Engineering graduates are leaders within many of the world's most influential corporations and government agencies.

Click here to begin your journey of discovery and find a place in one of UW's eleven College of Engineering and Applied Science programs.

Rise to National Prominence - The Tier-1 Initiative

Now is the time to be part of the University of Wyoming College of Engineering and Applied Science. After a significant investment from Wyoming state government in 2012, the Tier-1 Engineering Initiative was created to elevate the college to new heights of excellence in education, research and service. The initiative focuses on the following strategic goals:

  • Excellence in Undergraduate Education
  • World-Class Research and Graduate Education
  • Productive Economic Development
  • K-14 STEM Education

Find out more about it here.

CEAS Calendar of Events

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New Career Tool Unveiled For Engineering Students

August 17, 2016 — Preparation for a career after college just became easier for students in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Wyoming.

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UW Heads Wyoming Outreach Project Using Weather Balloons to Record Eclipse

August 12, 2016 — Two University of Wyoming doctoral students see the August 2017 solar eclipse as a prime opportunity for community outreach, combining weather balloons with student participation to provide a closer look at this once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon.

Virginia Rivas Zambrano in a petroleum engineering lab in the College of Engineering and Applied Sci

Petroleum Engineering Student Relishes Opportunity at UW

August 10, 2016 — Virginia Rivas Zambrano has big plans when she is done with her education in the United States.

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Engineering Associate Dean To Publish 15th Book

August 8, 2016 — Steve Barrett’s career as a published author started out with the help of a friend and a long-running joke between the two

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Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Supports Senior Design Day

August 2, 2016 — The Rocky Mountain Power Foundation has agreed to support efforts of the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) Senior Design Symposium for the amount of $5,000.

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Electrical Engineering Student Places In Innovation Challenge

July 29, 2016 — James Kretzschmar wants to use something as simple as color to help companies save thousands in costs and help the environment.

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CEAS Duo Earns Accolades From Helicopter Society

July 26, 2016 — University of Wyoming Professor Dimitri Mavriplis and doctoral candidate Enrico Fabiano recently were honored by the American Helicopter Society (AHS) for a technical paper submission.

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UW Engineering Students Receive National Scholarships

July 25, 2016 — Three University of Wyoming students got some good news recently receiving scholarships from a national organization.

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State Teachers Receive Engineering Education at Unique UW Program

July 21, 2016 — Craig Heald remembers days as a youngster when he could disassemble a television and know exactly which parts made the thing work. But with technology advances coming nearly every day, the Cheyenne school teacher realizes that same task wouldn’t be as easy in 2016.

Petroleum engineering student Virginia Rivas Zambrano works inside the BP Rock and Fluids Lab in the

UW Student Chapter Earns Gold Standard Designation

July 20, 2016 — The University of Wyoming student chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has earned a prestigious honor, announced recently by the national organization.

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