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Jul 06, 2010

Hashemi & Vaziri Receive $300K

MIE Professor Hamid Nayeb-Hashemi & Assistant Professor Ashkan Vaziri have received a multi-national grant from QNRF for their "Novel approaches for structural protection in the oil, gas, and petrechemical industry".

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jul 01, 2010

Deborah A. Snyder (BSCE 1999) wins the 2010 Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award for Professional Achievement from the ASCE

The Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award for Professional Achievement is made to younger members of ASCE who are judged to have attained significant professional achievements by the degree to which they have served the profession and contributed to public service outside their professional careers. Deborah Snyder is currently a Technical Operations Manager and Project Manager […]

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 30, 2010

Creating a Sticky Situation

MIE Assistant Professor Ashkan Vaziri is trying to replicate the adhesion properties of a gecko’s footpad for use in controlling small high-tech microrobots or smart adhesives.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 28, 2010

Bernal Receives NSF Grant

CIV Professor Dionisio Bernal received a $130K NSF grant to explore his research Algorithm-Fused High Performance Damage Detector: Optimal Sensor Distributions.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jun 28, 2010


Beverly Jaeger, Susan Freeman, Rich Whalen, & Rebecca Payne won Best Paper for PIC III as well as Best Paper Overall at the 2010 ASEE Annual Conference for their paper “Successful Students: Smart or Tough?”. Both awards will be announced in the November issue of Prism.

Civil & Environmental Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 21, 2010

Prof. Vittoria and Harris receive an additional $250K NSF Grant

ECE Professors Carmine Vittoria and Vincent Harris received another NSF grant to continue their work with single phase magnetolelectric materials at room temperature using cation engineered hexaferrite structures.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jun 09, 2010

Upmanyu Receives ONR Grant

MIE Associate Professor, Moneesh Upmanyu received an $93K grant from the Office of Naval Research for his research “Particle Strengthening of Alloyed Interfaced”

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jun 01, 2010

ASCE Life Member Awards

Rick Scranton, long-time CEE faculty member and College of Engineering Associate Dean, and Fred Aufiero, of Kleinfelder SEA Consultants and Chair of the CEE Industrial Advisory Board, have been awarded Life Member status from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Civil & Environmental Engineering