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M.Eng 2015 Bootcamp Achievements

Bootcamp 2015

This year’s class of MEng students arrived 2 weeks before the first day of classes for an intensive bootcamp, allowing them to get a head-start on leadership course work. During that time the students made a huge impact in just four short days… 6,333 people were surveyed, interviewed and interacted with directly by the students. These were not impressions or exposure to… Read More »

M.Eng Class of 2016 Orientation

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We are thrilled to have our new incoming class of M.Eng students! This weekend they attended orientation where they were able to meet each other, get introduced to the program, and even go on their own “amazing race” through the Berkeley campus! Nothing but smiles at the end of the day, and a lot of excitement for… Read More »

M.Eng. Capstone teams featured for NASA research

Two Master of Engineering Capstone teams, led by Professor Alice M. Agogino, are currently working on a tensegrity robot that has the potential of becoming NASA's Next Space Robot. Tensegrity is a portmanteau of "tension" and "integrity" elaborating on “a structure of compressed components that generates a net of continuous tension, according to NASA.” An… Read More »

Capstone Success Story

The Fall Issue of Berkeley Engineering highlighted a capstone project.  Connor Landgraf (B.S.’13, M.Eng.’14 BioE) started designing digital enhancements for stethoscopes as an undergraduate. With guidance from bioengineering professor Amy Herr, Landgraf continued this work with fellow master of engineering students Jiarong Fu, Zhengda Zhao and Robert Sibilia (all M.Eng.’14 BioE), as the team’s capstone… Read More »

RanchRide Launches Nov. 10 with the Help of M.Eng. ’14 Capstone Team

Taken from KLTV Starting Monday, November 10, 2014, the new pilot program called "RanchRide" will offer a host of convenient transportation or "mobility" services exclusively to residents of the 4,000-acre Ladera Ranch community and the 6,000-acre Rancho Mission Viejo community, both in South Orange County, CA. M.Eng. '14 Capstone Team (Rahul Mehendiratta, Saddiq Nuru, Gregory Quan, Aadityeshwar Singh… Read More »

Master of Engineering Class of 2015 Visit Day

The Master of Engineering Visit Day was held last Monday, April 7. Admitted students had the opportunity to speak with Coleman Fung (Chairman of Fung Institute Advisory Board and Founder & Chairman of OpenLink Financial), Lee Fleming (Fung Institute's Faculty Director), Beth Hoch (Fung Institute's Director of Academic Affairs), other Fung Institute staff as well… Read More »