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Monthly News Archives: August 2012

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Team’s proposal earns ‘Most Creative’ prize at RevCon Challenge

Two University of Missouri mechanical and aerospace engineering graduate students traveled to the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL) […]


Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Competitions, conventions highlight year for mechanical engineering organizations

Student organizations and competition teams in mechanical engineering wrapped last spring having attended at least four competitions, hosted a regional […]


Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Chen joins MAE Department

After an accomplished career working on unconventional projects for NASA and, more recently, Teledyne Scientific — formerly Rockwell Science Center […]


Monday, August 27th, 2012

South African study abroad trip opens new doors for MU, African students

In a South African classroom built during Apartheid, where metal bars slide across doorways, high school students who normally filled […]


Monday, August 27th, 2012

MU assistant professor earns back-to-back Best Paper Awards at international symposium

A team led by Michela Becchi, an assistant professor in the University of Missouri College of Engineering’s Department of Electrical […]


Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Research solves fundamental inkjet problem

After more than 100 years of research, inkjet-printing technology reached consumer markets in the form of desktop printers in the […]


Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Mentoring program for women in engineering redesigned, expanded

Mizzou now has a revamped mentoring program for women, featuring a redesign of the application process and increased options for […]


Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Engineering sorority emphasizes combination of social, professional activities

The Beta Zeta chapter of the international engineering sorority Alpha Omega Epsilon (AOE) will mark its first full semester as […]


Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

MAE alumnus finds multiple ways to give back

Over 60 years after graduating, Mike Pedicini continues to use the engineering principles he learned at Mizzou. Pedicini graduated Mizzou […]


Monday, August 20th, 2012

When late news is good news: Doctoral student receives late summer NSF fellowship

When writing code, Brittany Morago knows that her first results may not always be her final results. She knows one […]


Monday, August 20th, 2012

New executive director of advancement joins College of Engineering

Carla Wiedmier has joined the University of Missouri College of Engineering as the new executive director of advancement. She began […]


Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

MU quarter-scale tractor team finishes third at student design competition

The University of Missouri College of Engineering quarter-scale tractor team, Torque ‘n’ Tigers, placed third overall at the American Society […]


Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

Rocket Team competes after 5 year hiatus

After a five-year interval of inactivity, students from the University of Missouri College of Engineering’s American Institute of Aeronautics and […]


Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

High schoolers reach new heights at summer camp

Empty 2-liter soda bottles may not be the material that engineers first turn to when designing rockets, but for high […]