The University of Missouri’s Coulter Translational Partnership Program awarded grants totaling $500,000 to five teams of researchers on Sept. 24. Each two-person team, consisting of an engineering faculty member and a clinician from the MU School of Medicine, received $100,000 to fund projects that have the potential to improve or save patient lives by addressing a well-defined health care need.
Six grants totaling approximately $600,000 were awarded Sept. 30 to interdisciplinary teams comprised of an engineering faculty member and clinicians. The funding comes from the University of Missouri’s Coulter Translational Partnership Program.
Researchers in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department have devised a system that creates a toroidal- (or ring-) shaped plasma emission in open atmosphere.
Kevin O’Connor, an electrical and computer engineering doctoral candidate, has been recognized for his contributions in the development of novel dielectrics for pulsed power applications. He won the Tom R. Burkes Outstanding Graduate Student Award at the IEEE International Power Modulator and High Voltage Conference in June. A long-time Mizzou student, O’Connor graduated with his […]
Randy Curry, professor of electrical and computer engineering in the College of Engineering and director of MU’s Center for Physical and Power Electronics, has been working with Boeing Company’s Advanced Global Strike Systems division for two years on technology capable of remotely countering explosive devices. The $3 million program to help refine that technology is […]