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Monthly News Archives: September 2013

Friday, September 13th, 2013

New camp teaches basics of rocketry to Columbia Public Schools students

A group of Columbia high school students will have the opportunity to learn all the necessary skills to build and launch a rocket, thanks to Mizzou engineering students.


Friday, September 13th, 2013

Traineeship brings grad students outreach skills to the spotlight

In Feng “Tom” Zhao Zhang’s world, social experiments are as common as his engineering ones. The doctoral student thrives working in a team and is looking forward to working in industry.


Friday, September 13th, 2013

Professor joins young ME program at Baylor

After 11 years as a faculty/researcher in the MU Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Professor Doug Smith’s career path has joined the faculty of the Mechanical Engineering Department at Baylor University.


Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Engineers work on medical device targeted to meet surgical needs

A team of researchers aims to create an easily inserted and withdrawn device to block any debris from reaching the brain during aortic valve replacement surgery.


Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

What’s new with MAE’s student organizations?

The student organizations involved in the MAE Department have had a busy year building cars and rockets. Read about their past year and what to look forward to.


Monday, September 9th, 2013

MU Engineering welcomes 11 new faculty members

The College of Engineering welcomes 11 faculty members to its ranks this fall, four in industrial engineering, three in the computer science, two in mechanical and aerospace engineering, one in bioengineering and one in chemical engineering.


Thursday, September 5th, 2013

As annual gifts grow, so do the entities they support

A company without operational support won’t succeed and the same is true for Mizzou. It’s through annual giving that MU has the ability to do more, and be more, year after year.


Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Broadband networks as a city utility? New app capitalizes on benefits

A project that promises to make supercomputing more accessible to American manufacturers won “Best Application for Advanced Manufacturing” at the Next Generation Application Summit.


Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Workshop focuses on smallest parts of nuclear technology

A workshop hosted by the Center for Advanced Nuclear Technology and Micro Integrated Systems focused on some of the smallest technologies and the big impact they can have.