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2017
21 May   School of Engineering Green Jam Team Wins Regional Microsoft's Imagine Cup 2017 and Heads to World Finals
We are going to Seattle! The School of Engineering at AUD is proud to announce its students Jamil El Helou, Abdulrahman Bin Haider and Mohamed Hassan, Green Jam team members, advancing to the World Finals of Microsoft's Imagine Cup 2017, to be held in Seatle this July. Read more
 
18 April   School of Engineering Green Jam Team Wins Microsoft's UAE Imagine Cup 2017 and Heads to PAN MEA Semi-Finals
We have our winners! The School of Engineering at AUD is proud to announce its students Jamil El Helou, Abdulrahman Bin Haider and Mohamed Hassan, Green Jam team members, winning 1st Place at Microsoft's UAE Imagine Cup 2017, and receiving a $15,000 cash prize and a place in the semi-finals in Beirut. Read more
 
15 April   AUD Engineering Students Winners at 12th IEEE UAE Student Day
The School of Engineering saw their Electrical and Computer Engineering students win two awards at the 12th IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) UAE Student Day 2017, hosted by Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi. Read more
 
28 March   AUD Students Win First Place Designing RTA APP for Public Transport
AUD Students won first place at the inaugural RTA (Roads and Transport Authority) Transport Hackathon event, which concluded on Tuesday at the RTA Innovation Lab. Read more
 
26 March   9th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition in Its Second Regional Year
The Department of Civil Engineering at the School of Engineering in partnership with the AUD`s ASCE Student Chapter held the 9th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition Read more
 
25 February   PACE Program-Engineering Fair
The School of Engineering at AUD organized a fair part of the PACE Program launched by the Admissions Office recently, to prepare them for the university application process and to assist them in taking more informed decisions regarding their choice of program. Read more
 
21 February   AUD signs agreement with Aurora Swiss Aerospace
The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai (AUD) has partnered with Aurora Swiss Aerospace (ASA) on providing internships and professional training for AUD students as well as collaborating on research and development projects. Read more
 
2016
13 October   Women in Engineering Leadership Summit
The IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summit in collaboration with the American University in Dubai (AUD) and IEEE Women in Engineering and IEEE WIE UAE Chapter took place at AUD under the theme "Beyond Boundaries". The summit was opened by AUD President Dr. Lance Read more
 
6 October   AUD Shortlisted in Solar Decathlon Middle East
The IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Summit in collaboration with the American University in Dubai (AUD) and IEEE Women in Engineering and IEEE WIE UAE Chapter took place at AUD under the theme "Beyond Boundaries". The summit was opened Read more
 
5 October   Leadership Traits in a Changing World
The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai hosted Paul A. McElhinney, Senior Vice President of GE and President & CEO of Power Services, who delivered a lecture titled Leadership Traits in a Changing World. Read more
 
5 October   Engineering Professor Appointed to World Road Association Committee
Dr. Songsu Son, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering has been appointed as a technical committee member on the World Road Association, the oldest organization in road transport sectors in the world. The World Road Association was founded in Paris in 1908 Read more
 
1 September   New Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering
The AUD School of Engineering announced the appointment of Dr. Hicham Elzabadani as Chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Dr. Elzabadani holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from the Lebanese American University, and a Ph.D. from the University of Florida. Read more
 
29 May   AUD at Middle East High Rise Summit
Dr. Edgar P. Small, Coordinator of Construction Management and Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, presented at the recent Middle East High Rise Summit at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The presentation entitled "Sustainability In Structural Design And Construction: A Practical View" explored Read more
 
21 April   Senior Showcase: Engineering Students
The School of Engineering held the spring 2016 senior design project presentations. Read more
 
24 March   Field Trip to Dubai Municipality
As a community initiative, the Drainage and Irrigation Department at the Dubai Municipality welcomed a delegation of students from the School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai. Read more
 
28 March  AUD Signs MoU with SELEM DMCC
The School of Engineering at AUD and Smart Engineering Leadership & Excellence in Management (SELEM DMCC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the AUD Campus in Dubai to collaborate in the field of continuing engineering education and professional training. Read more
 
21 March  8th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition Goes Regional
The Department of Civil Engineering at the School of Engineering in partnership with the ASCE Student Chapter at AUD held the 8th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition, which saw the UAE University team take home the first place prize for their outstanding work on building the most load efficient bridge. Read more
 
17 Jan  AUD talks Construction in Dubai
The Department of Civil Engineering and the ASCE Student Chapter at AUD recently hosted construction management students and faculty from Central Connecticut State University (CCSU) in the US. The CCSU study tour visited AUD part of a visit to explore construction activity in the UAE under the direction of their professors.  Read more
 
09 Jan  School of Engineering hosts 1st MSCM Thesis Defense
The Civil Engineering Department invited the AUD community to attend the first Thesis Defense of a student in the Master of Science in Construction Management program. The student, Zena Mattar defended her thesis entitled "Construction Delays and their Effects on the Oil and Gas". Read more
 
2015
25 Oct  AUD's School of Engineering Launches Women in STEM Mentorship Program
AUD's School of Engineering launches Women in STEM Mentorship Program through its Women in Engineering (WIE) Student Chapter. This is the first of many events and activities geared toward the program’s main objective of 100 mentors and mentees by the end of the year.    Read more
14 Jun  AUD holds Graduate Open House
The Admissions Office at AUD recently held a Graduate Open House for 2015. The event served as a vibrant gathering of prospective graduate students who had the chance to meet the Admissions team and learn about AUD's graduate programs including ...    Read more
08 Jun  AUD Engineering Students Winners at 10th IEEE UAE Student Day
The School of Engineering saw their Electrical, Computer and Mechanical Engineering students win two awards at the 10th IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) UAE Student Day 2015, hosted by the Petroleum Institute in Abu Dhabi....    Read more
03 Jun  AUD School of Engineering in the lead
The School of Engineering at AUD is proud to announce that its students have won multiple prestigious competitions in the last month alone. The School congratulates its students for the efforts...    Read more
27 May  President of the American Society of Civil Engineers visits AUD
The American University in Dubai welcomed Dr. Robert Stevens, the President of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), on campus for a talk with students and faculty.    Read more
26 Apr  Mechanical Engineering Department Senior Design Project Presentation
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at AUD recently saw its senior students presenting their final Design projects to a board of industry professionals, students, faculty and staff.Read more
26 Apr  AUD Engineering Students Winners at 7th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference on Applied Computing
The School of Engineering at AUD saw their Electrical and Computer Engineering students win two awards at the 7th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference on Applied Computing, hosted by Zayed University, under the theme “Today’s Students, Tomorrow's Entrepreneurs".   Read more
23 Apr  Civil Engineering Department Senior Design Project Presentation
The Department of Civil Engineering at AUD saw its senior students presenting their final Design Project today. The Spring 2015 project that they were asked to explore was the Proposed Expansion of the School of Engineering Building under the supervision of Dr. Alaa Ashmawy, Dean of the School of Engineering .   Read more
19 Apr  Electrical & Computer Engineering Department Senior Design Project Presentation
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at AUD saw its senior students presenting their final Design Project today.   Read more
09 Apr  Leading Engineering Researchers Gather at AUD
The School of Engineering at AUD organized and hosted last week the third Middle East Society of Asphalt Technologists (MESAT) Conference, an international three-day conference on performance-based specifications and design for sustainable pavements.   Read more
26 Mar   AUD Takes Home Wooden Bridge Competition Award
The Department of Civil Engineering at the School of Engineering in partnership with the ASCE Student Chapter at AUD recently held the 7th Annual GCC Wooden Bridge Competition which saw the AUD team take home the first place prize for their outstanding work on building the most load efficient bridge.   Read more
29 Jan   SAP CEO Urges UAE Employers to Embrace Potential of Millennial Generation
UAE employers must embrace the potential of the Millennial generation to transform their businesses, SAP Chief Executive Officer Bill McDermott announced in Dubai.

McDermott is visiting the Emirates, having recently written and published "Winners Dream" - his autobiographical memoir that chronicles how relentless   Read more
2014
09 Sep   AUD's School of Engineering hosts the 10th Global Student Forum
The School of Engineering at AUD recently hosted the 10th Global Student Forum (GSF) in conjunction with the World Engineering Education Forum (WEEF).

The GSF is a global conference organized by the Student Platform for Engineering Education Development (SPEED), which draws academicians,  Read more
12 Nov   AUD's School of Engineering hosts GIS Week
The School of Engineering recently hosted the GIS Week which included a series of workshops and conferences.

The events of the GIS week included the Fourth International 3D Cadastre Workshop, ORACLE Workshop on Storage and Management of Large Scale Point Cloud Data Read more
09 Sep   AUD's School of Engineering Earns Prestigious Accreditation for the Mechanical Engineering Program
AUD's Bachelor of Science Program in Mechanical Engineering has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (www.abet.org), the recognized accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.  Read more
28 May   "Drones For Good" Award Gets AUD Students To Put Their Innovation Caps On
The School of Engineering at AUD welcomed representatives from the "Drones for Good" Award, which was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, at the Government Summit in February 2014.  Read more
15 May   AUD Center For Research And Education In Smart Technologies Organizes Seminar On Cancer Treatment
The AUD Center for Research and Education in Smart Technologies held a technical seminar on cancer treatment and ultrasound in collaboration with IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Chapter, and the IEEE Student Chapter and Women in Engineering at AUD. 
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06 May   AUD announces Scholarships for its Masters of Science in Construction Management Program
The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai (AUD) announced the availability of scholarships for Fall 2014 semester admission to the Masters of Science in Construction Management Program (MSCM) offered at the university. 
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22 April   The 6th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition Held at AUD
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) AUD Student Chapter held the 6th Annual Wooden Bridge Competition recently in the School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai, providing an opportunity for Civil Engineering students to shine outside the confines of their classrooms.
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14 April   AUD Hosts Leading Foundation Engineering Conference
The School of Engineering at AUD hosted the second edition of the Deep Foundations Institute Middle East Conference (DFIMEC) 2014 recently, one of the most sought after and leading technical conferences in the region in the field of foundation engineering. 
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01 April   ASME Essential Skills Series: Part 2
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) AUD student branch held the second session in its recently launched ASME Essential Skills series. The second talk entitled "Research & Writing in Peer Reviewed Publications" focused on introducing undergraduate students to professional research in the field of mechanical engineering. 
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30 March   AUD Hosts the Gulf Programming Contest 2014
The 4th edition of the Gulf Programming Contest (GPC) 2014, held at the American University in Dubai (AUD) and organized by the AUD School of Engineering, saw the participation of over 130 students from universities all over the GCC.  
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18 March   AUD Holds Annual Engineering Fair
The Annual Engineering Fair held at AUD recently brought together UAE high school students to demonstrate their engineering skills. This year’s main competition was to build a Rube Goldberg Machine, a deliberately over-engineered or overdone machine that performs a very simple task in a very 
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17 March   IEEE Conducts LaTeX Workshop
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) AUD branch held a LATEX workshop open to all students. The workshop was given by Sharbel Dahlan, a senior computer engineering student and current Student Government Association (SGA) president. 
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24 February   ASME Essential Skills Series
The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) AUD student branch recently launched a new initiative called ASME Essential Skills, a series of talks and workshops focuses on providing engineering students with the holistic skill-set required to succeed in their field; including presentation techniques, technical writing abilities, and software practice. 
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17 February   IEEE offers MATLAB® Workshops at AUD
A two-day workshop on MATLAB® conducted by Dr. Mulhim Al Doori, Professor of Computer Science at AUD, which was open to all faculty and students, was offered for free by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) AUD branch. 
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13 February   AUD Students Create Community focused App
A team of students at the American University in Dubai (AUD) have been working across departments to create and promote an app focused on supporting government services. The AUD team, under the supervision of Dr. Adnan El Nasan, Chair and Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer  Read more
2013
30 November Engineering Competition Day at AUS
13 May ASME/IEEE Engineering Seminar with Dr. Jaeweon Kim on Wireless Communications
18 April AUD and Total Hold Full-day Seminar on Oil & Gas
24 March Mechanical Engineering Department Hosts Seminar on Solar Power Technologies
2012
10 December ICT Scholarships for UAE National Students
09 December BIM And Technology The Focus Of The 2nd Construction Executive Roundtable Series
19 November "Dewatering in GCC" One day Workshop
21 October AUD Hosts ASME Leadership Meeting
21 October AUD School Of Engineering Launches The Construction Executive Roundtable Series
09 October 3rd Civil Engineering Advisory Board Meeting
26 September Green Apple day of Service
11 June AUD Signs Scholarship Agreement with ICT Fund
26 April AUD Organizes Data Communications and Networking Seminar
25 March AUD Signs Agreement With SHELL
18 March AUD School of Engineering organizes Database Operations and Development Symposium (DODS2012)
14-15 March The American University in Dubai Hosts the 2012 Deep Foundations Institute Middle East Conference
 
2011
23 November Lecture: Contract Administration under FIDIC 1999
26 September Alstom Grid meets AUD Students
25 September AUD School of Engineering First Academic Member of the International Telecommunication Union in the UAE
18 April AUD Launches New Engineering Master’s Program
6 April AUD participates at Arabian Construction Week
22 March Advisory board meeting held at AUD School of Engineering
2 March AUD Civil Engineering Department hosts seminar on "Uranium Contamination in Water Supply Wells"
24 February Electrical and Computer Engineering Students Visit Dubai Circuit Design
8 - 10 February SMAR 2011 Dubai
12 January Al Mazroui Medical and Chemical Supplies Fellowship 2011 at American University in Dubai
 
2010
16 June New Mechanical Engineering Program Accepts Students for Fall 2010
8 May AUD Engineering Students win IEEE Competition 4th Year in a Row
8 March AUD to Host SMAR 2011
2009
30 October From Programs to Departments: AUD School of Engineering Restructured
20 October AUD Hosts International Symposium on Architectural Membranes (ISAM) 2009
5 July Emirates Foundation Awards AED 500,000 Grant to AUD
21 June Short course on LEED Green Building Design and Construction at AUD
27 May AUD hosts workshop on Nuclear Energy in the UAE
02 May AUD hosts 2009 IEEE-UAE Student Day: AUD students place first
07 April Students Monitor Red Tide in Dubai
25 March AUD hosts professional delegation from Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
21 March Annual Wooden Bridge Competition: AUD wins first place
10 February School of Engineering hosts IBM Vice President Sandy Carter
04 February Civil Engineering hosts short course on seismic design
2008
15 November Civil Engineering professor helps launch national remote sensing program
02 September AUD Engineering Programs ABET accreditated
27 May Engineering students tour "The World" islands
20 May Engineering students share accomplishments with US Education Secretary
19 May Electrical Engineering student delivers valedictorian speech at Commencement
13 May Engineering students earns top honors at AUD Annual Gala Dinner
11 May IEEE student branch organizes France study tour
04 May AUD students place first at national IEEE design competition
19 February Hong Kong government delegation visits School of Engineering
24 January IEEE Women-In-Engineering Chair visits AUD
06 January AUD accreditation makes history
2007
08 November AUD hosts international seminar on Sustainable Concrete
18 September AUD and Nakheel sign MoU for Chair Professorship
20 June Civil Engineering receives leading software for structural analysis and design
28 May AUD honors top Engineering Students
23 May IEEE senior design project award goes to AUD Students
16 May AUD hosts Workshop on Solar Energy and Its Application in the Gulf
22 April Engineering student receives 2007 President's Award
15 April First AUD Engineering and Technology Fair a success

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