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.

"DevOps" Method Explored in Latest TechTalk
June 29, 2015

On June 23, featured speaker and Hopkins alumnus Jeffrey Garonzik addressed a crowd of students and faculty at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab to discuss the newest buzzword in software development—DevOps.

Civil Engineering Chair Rachel Sangree Honored by American Society of Civil Engineers
June 16, 2015

Rachel Sangree, chair of the Civil Engineering program at Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals, recently received the 2015 Outstanding Engineering Educator Award from the Maryland section of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Dr. Sangree has been serving as the chair of the Civil Engineering program since 2010.

June 3, 2015

This is your time, said Salvatore Tory Bruno, president and chief executive officer of United Launch Alliance. Whether you choose to join me in building spacecraft and rockets, or whether you choose to do noble work right here focused on earth to make all of our lives better … you will be a part of it.

May 8, 2015

On March 31, 2015, Karthik Shyamsunder led the third in the new TechTalk series offered by Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals.

Top Instructors Receive 2015 Faculty Awards
April 29, 2015

Every year, Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals recognizes outstanding faculty members for their contributions in the classroom—both on-site and online.

Congratulations to the dedicated faculty members selected for the 2015 Faculty Awards. They represent a broad spectrum of real-world skills and professional expertise in many fields.