Engineering News


  • Dr. Claudio Talarico

    Improving Amplifiers for Fiber Optic Networks
    Professor, Claudio Talarico, is working to improve the way signals are transmitted and received by fiber optic networks. The work, done in collaboration with researchers at Google and the University of Arizona, has resulted in the design of an optimized transimpedance amplifier.

  • Stream restoration

    Dr. Niezgoda Works to Create Stream Restoration Standards
    Over the last several years, Assoicate Professor, Sue Niezgoda, civil engineering, has led development of a nationally approved "body of knowledge" on stream restoration.

  • Dr. Timothy Day

    Ed and Bunny Renouard Distinguished Lecturer Series - Daniel Harmon, NAES Coportaion, Project Engineer
    Based on a generous donation from the Renouards, the School of Engineering and Applied Science is hosting a distinguished lecturer series during the 2014-2015 academic year. 

  • Josh Lankford

    T&D Graduate Prepares for a Cloud Invasion
    Josh Lankford, (METD, ’13) is the only fulltime engineer working at the Umatilla Electric Cooperative in Oregon.When he started there in 2009, UEC served 14,000 members and provided 875 million average kilowatt-hours (kWH) of power a year. Now, several technology-based companies have opened, or are planning, large data centers in the coop’s territory and within five years the power load is expected to increase by 400%.

  • Dr. Shawn Bowers

    Using Computer Science to Better Understand Species
    Computer Science Associate Professor Shawn Bowers, PhD, is helping biologists in their quest to compare and classify different species.

  • Gonzaga 2014 Zambia Trip

    Finding Local Solutions in Africa
    A multi-disciplinary team of Gonzaga engineering students is working with residents in a rural community in Zambia to improve air and water quality using existing resources.