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Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Entrepreneur finds success by investing in human resources, focusing on what his company does best

Lucrative job offers in Kansas City and Illinois couldn’t lure Scott Boyd away from Columbia after he completed his degree in chemical engineering at the University of Missouri. He and his wife, Beverly, met at MU and both graduated in 1983, Beverly with a degree in animal science and agricultural economics.


Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

MAE professor receives UM System President’s Economic Development Award

Hao Li, an associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, was surprised with the UM System President’s Award for Economic Development.


Thursday, December 12th, 2013

In the field: Cross disciplinary research uses robots for data collection

Electrical engineers worked with a computer scientist and a computational biologist to create and utilize a robot that would automatically collect the latter pair’s data for research into maize phenotype mutants.


Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Iraq connection: Students and faculty benefit from emerging collaborations

MU Engineering recently signed two MOUs that act as umbrellas to present a broader framework for multiple projects with several universities in Iraq.


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Hsieh’s soy chicken research moves closer to consumer kitchens

Biological engineering professor Fu-Hung Hsieh’s research into the development of a soy-based chicken substitute with the flavor and texture of […]


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Electrical engineer honored as ‘Best Reviewer’

Alina Zare, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been recognized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers […]


Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Filmmaker, digital media instructor makes documentary about hometown disaster

UPDATE SEPT. 12, 2012: Free screening scheduled The College of Engineering’s IT program is presenting a screening of IT instructor […]


Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Nanoantenna reinvents solar energy

The yellow dwarf star at the center of our solar system that reliably illuminates and warms this planet was considered […]


Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

A freshman project achieves many successes

What started as a residence hall challenge turned into a project that made potential lifetime friends out of six freshmen […]


Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Under pressure and in hot water: biomass to gas

As members of a carbon resource dependent culture gazing into our uncertain energy future, we are daily inundated with stories […]


Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Making it work in the classroom and the lab

A series of recent events have validated Assistant Professor Gregory Triplett’s sense that he has followed the right track in […]


Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Geotechnical engineering yields a rewarding career

As a young man, Jim Monsees planned to eventually become a doctor, but his older cousin’s stories about the Army […]


Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Computer science and journalism students team up for competition

For the fourth time in as many years, computer science students from the College of Engineering and Missouri School of […]


Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Engineers without borders: taking on challenges, growing from the experience

The University of Missouri Engineers Without Borders (EWB) chapter completed their second assessment trip to rehabilitate a wastewater treatment facility […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Pollution Prevention interns report substantial savings

Engineering students who spent the summer researching ways to help Missouri companies cut energy and environmental costs presented their findings […]


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

Industrial Assessment Center’s finds successful niche

In 2006, when the University of Missouri’s Industrial Assessment Center (MoIAC) first opened its doors in Columbia, Director Bin Wu, […]


Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Project to focus on development of renewable energy source evaluation tools

Tom Marrero, a chemical engineering professor, and Tom Johnson, the Frank Miller professor in agricultural and applied economics and professor […]


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, September 2nd, 2010

Yuwen Zhang publishes innovative textbook

Yuwen Zhang, professor in the mechanical and aerospace engineering department, stands at the forefront of his field in closing educational […]


Saturday, July 10th, 2010

Research gives mechanical engineering students a taste of real world design and manufacturing

Sherif El-Gizawy has been a mechanical engineer and professor for more than 30 years, and for the past 23 of […]


Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Robot may improve rescue missions

Ye Duan, associate professor of computer science in the MU College of Engineering has developed software for a robot with […]


Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Computer Science Department receives U.S. DoE training grant

MU College of Engineering’s Computer Science Department has received a Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) grant from […]


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 […]


Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Extensive MU engineering research funded by DoD

A hefty chunk of research funding within the University of Missouri’s College of Engineering comes from the Department of Defense […]


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 […]