Led by senior Laura Stieghorst, a team of University of Miami students will use the award to advance their idea for reducing atmospheric carbon levels.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/11/students-win-100,000-prize-from-elon-musks-carbon-removal-competition.html



Mechanical and Aerospace

New Alloys Could Reduce Air Travel’s Carbon Footprint

College of Engineering researchers James Coakley and Giacomo Po are helping to develop a new class of refractory alloys that would increase aircraft engine efficiency and lower CO₂ emissions.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/11/new-alloys-could-reduce-air-travels-carbon-footprint.html


Industrial

One-day Course Explores Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technologies

The College of Engineering’s daylong session will examine the digital currency and its financial transaction database and their impact on the local economy.

stories/2021/10/one-day-course-explores-cryptocurrency,-blockchain-technologies.html