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Monday, June 24th, 2013

Researcher’s aim is to produce polymer-free custom-made bone

A chemical engineering assistant professor has made the mechanical properties of bones puzzle the cornerstone of his research program. His ultimate goal is to create custom-made bone.


Monday, June 24th, 2013

Energy efficiency initiatives join forces under MU’s Mizzou Advantage program

MU researchers have taken note of the keen interest in energy efficiency in the business and construction. As a result, consortium of six campus energy initiatives has come together as the Midwest Energy Efficiency Research Consortium (MEERC).


Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Sensor and photographic images merged to offer a 3D view

For his graduate work at the State University of New York, Ye Duan explored computer vision, using a camera to […]


Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Researchers embark on quest to find durable, cost-efficient soy-based material

Efforts to identify greener, more cost-efficient materials to make the polyurethanes used to create foams and plastics has resulted in […]


Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Computational speech recognition: a complex, resource-intensive task with great potential

With the introduction of Apple iPhone’s personal assistant, Siri, the technology of speech recognition went mainstream. The ease with which […]


Thursday, November 15th, 2012

One of a kind: college soils laboratory unites characterization services, geotechnical testing

Soil science is life science. And the geotechnical engineers and soil scientists in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering […]


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Radiopharmaceutical production in the face of nuclear nonproliferation

According to the World Nuclear Association, approximately 90 percent of nuclear medicine procedures conducted worldwide are diagnostic in nature and […]


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Researchers take aim at rapid detection of sepsis in neonates

“This research started when I was working as a postdoc at Notre Dame, where we were trying to develop a […]


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Working out the logistics of biomass as a viable energy resource

Biomass is one obvious answer to the question of how this country will address its needs for renewable, sustainable energy […]


Sunday, December 11th, 2011

Breaking new ground: Ground-based radar device detects shifts in land, structures

  For several decades, geologic scientists have used satellite radar imagery and a technique called interferometry to remotely measure deformation […]


Saturday, December 10th, 2011

Bridges under troubled surfaces

Research project builds on more than two decades of investigation into bridge wear


Saturday, December 10th, 2011

Engineers, wildlife biologists join forces for an inside view of life in the wild

Humanity’s interconnection to the animals that share our planet is an inevitable fact of life and, at the same time, […]


Friday, December 9th, 2011

Smart engineers extend capabilities of smartphones

With funding from a U.S. Army/Leonard Wood Institute research grant, the University of Missouri College of Engineering professor has enhanced […]


Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Electrical, mechanical and computer wants and woes… Who ya gonna call? Engineering Technical Services.

Engineering Technical Services (ETS) has been serving the computing, mechanical and electrical needs of the College of Engineering since 2001. […]


Monday, December 6th, 2010

Microbe plays major role in wetland research

As organisms go, the microbes that are the heroes of this healthy wetland tale are among the toughest and tiniest. […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Surveying the road ahead

According to an August 2010 article in WIRED magazine, coalition forces in Iraq suffered more than 13,000 improvised explosive device […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Astrocytes, Hush!

Engineering professor works to limit stroke damage by turning down the volume on cells’ calcium signaling Shinghua Ding, a University […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Assistive technology: the conjunction of man and machine

After graduating from the University of Missouri in 1987 with a degree in computer science, Darren Gabbert was hired as […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Kiger selected as journal’s editor-in-chief

Sam Kiger, Mizzou Engineering’s associate dean of research, was selected as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Critical Technologies in Shock […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

New engineering center targets computer security

Computer crimes and their terminology have become as much a part of our daily lives as breakfast. Bill Harrison, associate […]


Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Helping Missouri communities with water safety choices

There are a lot of public water operators who would like to blow some steam right now. Their frustrations flow […]


Monday, June 7th, 2010

In the company of collaborators, researchers have big success with tiny particles

Shubhra Gangopadhyay’s diminutive stature belies her ferocity when it comes to finding answers and getting results, a characteristic she attributes […]


Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

Cellular Secrets: New microchip charts cell chatter

Story By: Anita Neal Harrison Eavesdropping is usually seen as a bad thing, but University of Missouri Professor Kevin Gillis […]


Saturday, September 5th, 2009

Building bridges safely and efficiently

As phobias go, the fear of bridges — gephyrophobia — is fairly common, and irrational indeed, given that actual bridge […]


Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

Lafferre Hall addition

Faculty, staff and students of the University of Missouri College of Engineering hosted a dedication ceremony and open house on […]


Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Smithey gives Ada Wilson Lecture

For the third consecutive year, the University of Missouri’s student chapter of Society of Women Engineers (SWE) has hosted an […]


Thursday, June 11th, 2009

NSF Career Awards

Dmitry Korkin A computational approach to study molecular mimicry in host-pathogen interactions Certain that too much time had elapsed since […]


Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Collaborative research sheds light on fear circuits and cocaine addiction

Electrochemical communications in the human brain, responsible for all mental and physical functions, occur at synaptic connections between brain cells, […]


Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Engineering students show app-titude in RJI Student Apple iPhone competition

Searching for a senior capstone project, three University of Missouri computer science seniors honed in on an Apple iPhone student […]


Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Advanced Molecule Detection

In an ongoing effort to counter potential bioterrorism attacks, federal legislators approved the Project BioShield Act in July 2004. The […]