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Monthly News Archives: January 2009

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Mizzou Engineering digging further into earthquakes

Mizzou Engineering researchers have begun digging more deeply into what triggers earthquakes, thanks to a powerful new device that simulates […]


Friday, January 2nd, 2009

Grounded in energy alternatives

Renewable and sustainable energy resources are on the minds of U. S. citizens from grade school children to grandparents, and […]


Friday, January 2nd, 2009

TigerPlace: where care and aging with dignity go hand-in-hand with technology

Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!” It’s a catchphrase that has been the stuff of jokes and parodies […]


Friday, January 2nd, 2009

Perfecting laser defenses

From “Star Wars” to “Star Trek,” the laser has captured the popular imagination like few other high-tech devices. Short for […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Mizzou Engineering launches renovation

Mizzou Engineering leaders will kick off a $21 million renovation of their campus headquarters Friday, launching a multiyear plan to […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Engineering professor awarded university’s highest academic rank

Jim Keller, professor of electrical and computer engineering with a joint appointment in Computer Science, is one of the newest […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Mizzou Engineering working to disarm growing threat

Randy Curry, professor of electrical and computer engineering in the College of Engineering and director of MU’s Center for Physical […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

In business to build young engineers

A group of Mizzou Engineering graduate students has gone into business to save a children’s robotic program that may be […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

New protein prediction software put to the test

“Bioinformatics is one of the most exciting fields in science because it is interdisciplinary—the marriage of computer science and biology, […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

CoE alumni top competitor in Big 12 business event

A College of Engineering alumni’s startup company has won a closer look from regional business leaders. Paul Pattison, who earned […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

The Annual American Society of Civil Engineers Competitions

Hundreds of Midwestern engineering students will wield their technical skills at Mizzou this week in the annual American Society of […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Seeking environmental guidelines for the next revolution

As the nanotechnology revolution builds, Mizzou Engineering and federal researchers are joining forces to try to identify some guidelines for […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Mizzou steel bridge team builds for the future

Mizzou Engineering’s steel bridge team finished 36th in this year’s national competition, laying a foundation for next year upon which […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

New nanotechnology center opens

Advanced technology research in Missouri will get a boost April 7 with the opening of the MU College of Engineering’s […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Informatics: a computational dive into some of life’s mysteries

Gordon Springer is a man who thinks big about lots of minute bits of information. As Scientific Director for the […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Team Competitions

Gallery of teams at competitions  


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Class Feature: Mid-90’s Grads

Five classmates who graduated in the mid-1990s agreed to share their experiences as engineering students at MU for this class […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

MU receives high marks in international protein structure prediction competition

The University of Missouri has raised its stature in the international protein modeling community with its remarkable success in the […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Fostering everyday engineering education

Three Mizzou Engineering faculty members are being featured in a campuswide campaign to increase public understanding and support for science. […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Center for Sustainable Energy launched

University of Missouri’s College of Engineering and College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources are seeking campuswide participation in a […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

A rising tide of calls for Mizzou Engineering water expertise

Several public water suppliers struggling to meet tougher federal standards are tapping Mizzou Engineering water quality experts in hopes of […]


Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Mizzou team focused on anti-IED surveillance system

A team of Mizzou Engineering researchers is seeking to develop complex surveillance software that would alert American troops to deadly […]