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YoungFeature

In pursuit of better lithium-ion batteries

By Eric Stann  |  MU News Bureau From personal electronics to electric vehicles, lithium-ion batteries are used in many technologies today.…

Spirit Award winners

Civil engineering team at Mizzou completes NSF I-Corps, earning Spirit Award

A team of Mizzou Engineers recently completed the National Science Foundation I-Corps program, earning a Spirit Award and gaining important insights as the researchers launch a new company. Civil engineering faculty members Bill Buttlar and Yaw Adu-Gyamfi, along with post-doctoral fellow Hamed Majidifard, formed Tiger Eye Engineering, LLC, last…

STEM Scholars

Mizzou Engineering welcomes STEM Scholars at meet and greet event

Mizzou Engineering has welcomed 12 aspiring civil engineers whose passion for the field helped earn them Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). At a Meet and Greet event Thursday, Aug. 25, the incoming class of STEM Scholars had the opportunity to hear from…

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Mizzou becomes part of Center to Stream Healthcare in Place, an NSF consortium

Mizzou has become the fifth university to join the Center to Stream Healthcare in Place (C2SHIP), a National Science Foundation (NSF) consortium focused on helping patients monitor and manage their health at home.

DNAFeature

Researcher continues work to decode genome sequences

In the future, hospitals and clinics may be able to better manage diseases by pinpointing exactly how an individual’s body will respond to treatment. But first, they need a fast, efficient and secure way to analyze DNA, or human genome sequences. Enter Praveen Rao, an associate professor with joint appointments in Health Management & Informatics…

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Engineer develops underwater imaging system to investigate natural seeps

It’s estimated that roughly 160,000 tons of oil and gas naturally enter North American waters each year. These so-called “natural seeps” are hydrocarbons that come out of plant or animal fossils under the seafloor. Depending on where they are, the bubbles…

Awa-Bousso Gueye

150 Years of Student Success: S-STEM Scholar Awa-Bousso Gueye

Awa-Bousso Gueye dreams of being a civil engineer to improve living conditions and ensure the safety of our environment. Learn why this S-STEM Scholar and Kansas City, Missouri resident chose Mizzou.

Ivan Linger

150 Years of Student Success: S-STEM Scholar Ivan Linger

Ivan Linger, a sophomore from St. Louis wanted to become a civil engineer to meld is passions for design and to solve current issues. Learn how he is taking advantage of opportunities available at Mizzou.

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New web resource provides health, socioeconomic, other geospatial data

A Mizzou Engineering team has developed a web resource that allows users to sort and view health, socioeconomic, accessibility and population data by county.

Student success S-STEM Scholar Amber Spriggs

150 Years of Student Success: S-STEM Scholar Amber Spriggs

Civil and environmental engineering's S-STEM Scholar Amber Spriggs is turning her passion for water resource engineering into a career to help solve global water problems.