The list — published by the National Academy of Inventors and Intellectual Property Owners Association — had the UM System ranked 70th in 2017 with 37 total utility patents, an improvement over MU’s finish of 83rd for 2016.
Seyed Moein Rassoulinejad-Mousavi earned the Anderson Award, one of two awards given for either teaching or research excellence by a graduate student at the University of Missouri.
Dominic Romero’s hard work led him to great success both in the classroom and in the lab of Bioengineering Professor Sheila Grant during his time at Mizzou. And that hard work landed the recent MU Engineering alum a prestigious fellowship as he works to further his education.
A new generation of Mizzou Made engineering leaders received their diplomas and one final send-off at the University of Missouri College of Engineering Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony held on Friday at Mizzou Arena.
The Mizzou chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) claimed Most Outstanding Large Organization honors, and Mizzou Students’ Underwater Robotics Foundation (SURF) nabbed the title of Best New Organization at the Chancellor’s Excellence Awards in April.
Yasmin Kassim’s love of computer science has taken her to the brink of her Ph.D., led to multiple publications and awards and saw her selected to participate in the prestigious Computing Research Association Grad Cohort for Women recently.
The highlight of the week for the Mizzou contingent was finishing second in the Student Cyber Challenge, coming in just slightly behind the University of Alabama team. The team earned high marks for their project, “Compartmentalized and Extensible Security Framework for Securing Pre-Existing Systems.”
Mizzou NSBE was named Region V Medium Sized Chapter of the Year for chapters with less than 75 members. The chapter also won the National T.O.R.C.H. (Technical Outreach and Community Help) Chapter of the Year for their work in the Columbia community and had two members elected to regional leadership.
Marge Skubic’s extensive and groundbreaking work in the field of eldercare and rehabilitation technology has earned several honors over the years. The latest comes from the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.
Carlos Sun, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, was awarded one of five 2018 William T. Kemper Fellowships for Teaching Excellence from Chancellor Alexander Cartwright and Commerce Bank Chair and Chief Executive Officer Teresa Maledy on Friday.