Oregon State University, College of Engineering
Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
Corvallis, OR USA

Our News on Newswise


Simplifying Life for Diabetics with a Nanotechnology Breakthrough

Oregon State University College of Engineering researchers have developed a means of printing transistor-based glucose sensors directly onto a catheter attached to a wearable pump. The catheter’s integrated electronics transmit blood sugar levels...
12-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Cleaning Contaminated Groundwater at the Umatilla Chemical Depot (Podcast)

How can we remove toxic contaminants like TNT from groundwater? Jack Istok and Mandy Michalsen are using pioneering bioremediation and bioaugmentation methods developed here at Oregon State to restore the groundwater at the Umatilla Chemical Depot.
8-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Inventing the Invisible to Change the World

For more than two decades, Oregon State University engineer has led an interdisciplinary team of researchers in developing the world’s first transparent transistor — a breakthrough that is moving well beyond digital display devices. Transparent...
5-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

A Clean Water Solution for the Developing World (Podcast)

How do you ensure a product designed for the developing world is useful for the people it’s intended to help? A team of researchers, led by Nordica MacCarty, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, is combining engineering with anthropology...
1-Nov-2018 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Clean Energy to Power a Brighter Future

Led by Oregon State University College of Engineering professor emeritus Jose Reyes, NuScale Power intends to become the first company to introduce Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technology to the world. NuScale's unconventional SMR design is unlike...
29-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Connecting with Communities for Clean Water (Podcast)

How can we clean up pollution from toxic chemicals that have seeped into the groundwater, hundreds of feet below the surface? Lewis Semprini, Distinguished Professor of environmental engineering, discusses strategies for bioremediation, using...
25-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Cleaning up Dirty Water with Microbes and Grease (Podcast)

How long will the world’s supply of clean fresh water last? Just the fact that we have to ask that question is enough to start worrying, as threats from pollution, climate change, and overpopulation continue to get worse. Fortunately, researchers...
19-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Innovating Our Energy Future

Energy innovations like wind, wave, and solar power, bio-fuels, and small modular reactors have the potential to change the world. Discover how Oregon State and NuScale Power are working to take these innovations from lab to market. Lecture is free...
3-Oct-2018 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

see all news

Our YouTube Videos


The Oregon State University College of Engineering’s strategic plan is guided by the vision to create a better future. It is anchored in the mission to transform lives and enhance society through impactful education and research. The plan is framed around four strategic goals:

-Become a recognized model as an inclusive and collaborative community.
-Provide a transformational educational experience that produces graduates who drive change throughout their lives.
-Lead research and innovation to drive breakthroughs that change the world.
-Establish the College of Engineering as the partner of choice for industry, government, and academia.


Keith Hautala
Public Information Representative


Jens Odegaard
Assistant Director of Advancement Communications

(541) 737-2644

Chris Palmer
Associate Director of Advancement Communications

(541) 737-4416

Thuy Tran
Senior Director of Advancement Communications

(541) 737-6020


Chat now!