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Gateway Engineers and Ruthann Omer establish scholarships at Pitt's Swanson School

have established two funds at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering to help more women earn engineering degrees and to be able to build the professional networks that will enable them to continue in the profession. Omer recently ... read more

Pitt grad, engineering firm set up funds to help promote women, diversity at university

Donations from Ruthann L. Omer, the first female municipal engineer in Allegheny County, and the engineering firm she used to head will establish two funds at University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering to encourage women to pursue engineering ... read more

Pitt names James Martin II new Dean of Swanson School of Engineering

PITTSBURGH—James R. Martin II, the Bob Benmosche Professor and Chair of the Glenn Department of Civil Engineering at Clemson University, has been named dean of the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering, Pitt Provost and Senior Vice ... read more

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Engineering team develops radiation-resistant computers capable of high-performance computing in the harshness of space

The Pitt H6 system's dual high-resolution cameras can take 2448 x 2050 pixel images of Earth from the International Space Station Credit: Swanson School of Engineering In T minus 8,760 hours, or roughly one year, the Space Test Program-Houston 6 (STP-H6 ... read more

Bringing MomTech to life: Engineering professor designs a gadget to help moms breastfeed

Hornbostel with a prototype of the Pump2Baby breast pump accessory. Credit: Swanson School of Engineering Breast milk has many known health benefits, but breastfeeding is not always an option for moms, and many turn to pumping as an alternative. read more

Pitt professor develops breast pump accessory to help moms breastfeed

Katherine Hornbostel, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and materials science at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering, wanted to make this often cumbersome process easier. She decided to tackle the antiquated design of ... read more

Pittsburgh Steps Up City-Scale Microgrid Initiative

housed in the Swanson School of Engineering, and the Energy Grid Research and Infrastructure Development (GRID) Institute. Pitt will also provide the socioeconomic expertise to build a data-driven model of robust energy infrastructure pathways for the city. read more

Bringing MomTech to life: Pitt Engineering professor designs a gadget to help moms breastfeed

Katherine Hornbostel, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and materials science at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering, wanted to make this often cumbersome process easier. She decided to tackle the antiquated design of ... read more

Silicon Valley accelerator admits two Pittsburgh tech startups

Four Growers CEO Brandon Contino, who recently earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering at the Swanson School of Engineering, was not available for comment. Y Combinator is a startup fund based in Mountain View, Calif., that not only makes ... read more


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