Month: June 2017

Missouri S&T professor named Canadian Academy of Engineering fellow

Posted by on June 30, 2017

A Missouri University of Science and Technology professor of electrical and computer engineering who specializes in wireless communications and signal processing has been inducted as a fellow into the Canadian Academy of Engineering. Dr. Chengshan Xiao is one of 52 new fellows to formally join the Canadian academy at an induction ceremony this week in […]

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Ian Ferguson named Royal Society of Arts fellow

Posted by on June 30, 2017

Dr. Ian Ferguson, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) in June.

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Rolla Town Band concert is July 6

Posted by on June 30, 2017

Hear classical tunes, pops music and military marches this July when the Rolla Town Band performs its second concert of the season.

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S&T places fourth in electric Formula car race

Posted by on June 29, 2017

Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Formula SAE Electric Team placed fourth overall in a race of Formula One-style cars that are powered by electricity. Missouri S&T placed first in efficiency and second in cost. Missouri S&T placed fifth overall in 2016. The competition, held during Formula SAE-Lincoln June 21-24 at Lincoln Airpark in Lincoln, […]

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S&T computer scientists share cybersecurity lessons with K-12 teachers

Posted by on June 28, 2017

Keeping up with the dizzying pace of modern technology can be a challenge for even the most tech-savvy among us. Being able to do so when dozens of young, malleable minds depend on your guidance, authority, know-how and protection? That responsibility isn’t to be taken lightly. At a time when plenty of adults turn to […]

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Greg Hilmas named interim chair of materials science and engineering

Posted by on June 27, 2017

Dr. Gregory E. Hilmas, Curators’ Distinguished Professor of ceramic engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named interim chair of the materials science and engineering department at Missouri S&T, effective July 1.

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Missouri S&T Formula SAE team takes second in Nebraska race

Posted by on June 26, 2017

The Formula SAE Design Team at Missouri University of Science and Technology placed second at Formula SAE-Lincoln, an international competition that challenges teams of college students to design, build and race Formula One-style cars.

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S&T rocket team takes second in first Spaceport America Cup

Posted by on June 26, 2017

The Missouri University of Science and Technology Rocket Design Team finished second out of 96 teams in the inaugural Spaceport America Cup, held Jun 20-24 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The competition challenges teams of college students to design, build and launch solid-, liquid- or hybrid-fuel rockets to a targeted altitude. Missouri S&T’s solid-fuel rocket competed in the 10,000-foot launch category.

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Missouri S&T researchers model ‘smart’ decision making

Posted by on June 23, 2017

How people make decisions when interacting with technology in “smart” environments is the subject of new research at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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NSF CAREER award supports metal composite research

Posted by on June 22, 2017

Dr. Caizhi Zhou, the Roberta and G. Robert Couch Assistant Professor of materials science and engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, recently received the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award for his work in the field of metallic composites.

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