High Rankings from U.S. News & World Report for Online Master's Programs in Engineering and IT
January 21, 2016

The online graduate programs at Johns Hopkins Engineering maintained high rankings from U.S. News & World Report this year.

In the new report, released January 12, 2016, Johns Hopkins Engineering secured #11 in the overall Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs rankings, up one spot from last year.

In Memoriam: Dr. Bob Cammarata
January 20, 2016

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Robert Charles Cammarata II, chair of the Materials Science and Engineering program at Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals.

A well-respected scientist and beloved mentor, Bob Cammarata died on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 from cancer. He was 58.

Systems Engineering Seminar: Device Will Help Doctors Treat Asthma and Allergies
January 7, 2016

As it happens with many medical conditions, doctors often have to rely on their patients’ memories to help them come up with the best treatments.

In the case of asthma and allergies, an allergist might ask his/her patient questions about weekly inhaler use, typical symptoms, the locations and situations where the inhaler was needed, and specific activities that might have triggered the symptoms.

It then falls to the patient to accurately recall the answers.

Hopkins Instructor Recognized as Outstanding Young Engineer by Maryland Science Center
December 17, 2015

At the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab, Robert Armiger is focusing on improving the lives of U.S. service members.

TechTalk Delves into Blockchain and Bitcoin
December 17, 2015

On November 17, Dr. John Callahan joined us as part of our regular TechTalk series to lead a discussion on Blockchain: The Part of the Iceberg Beneath Bitcoin.

Systems Engineering Seminar: Improving the Safety of Taxis in India
November 10, 2015

The taxicab industry in India is booming. Due to advancements in technology, the availability of low-cost Android smart phones, and growing high-speed Internet access, it's become a rapidly growing intra-city business throughout the country.

Because the growth has been so sudden, however, Indian taxicab systems are notoriously unreliable and unavailable. Unfortunately, in recent years, there have also been reports of crimes either committed by passengers or the drivers themselves.

Systems Engineering Seminar: How to Advance CubeSat Technology
October 13, 2015

In the aerospace industry, CubeSats—which are essentially mini satellites—have become a valuable platform for technology demonstration and scientific discovery.

Johns Hopkins Partners with Coursera to Offer Five New Courses Plus Capstone Project in Web Development
September 2, 2015

Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals just launched a new series of online courses through Coursera, the world’s largest open online education provider.

The five-course series along with its associated capstone project is titled Ruby on Rails Web Development and will be available to anyone with Internet access.

STEM Teacher Benefit Extends to Maryland Private Schools
August 19, 2015

For many years, Johns Hopkins Engineering has provided a tuition benefit to Maryland public school teachers pursuing our part-time programs. Recently, that benefit has expanded to include private school teachers as well.

Johns Hopkins Boosts Online Options with Applied Biomedical Engineering Master's Degree
June 30, 2015

Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals, the division of the Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering that administers part-time and online graduate programs, has announced that students can now complete its Applied Biomedical Engineering program online.