Month: December 2018

Stephen S. Gao named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on December 10, 2018

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Dr. Stephen S. Gao, professor of geology and geophysics at Missouri S&T, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor of geology and geophysics. Gao will be officially recognized during S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Nearly $1 million NSF grant to bolster cyber-physical systems security

Posted by on December 7, 2018

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A team of Missouri S&T researchers has received a National Science Foundation research grant of nearly $1 million to develop stronger safeguards for a wide array of complex systems that rely on computers – from public water supply systems and electric grids to chemical plants and self-driving vehicles.

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Alumnus Stephen G. Suellentrop to speak at S&T commencement

Posted by on December 6, 2018

Stephen G. Suellentrop of Dallas, chairman of Hunt Oil Co. and Hunt Refining Co., will speak at two commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology this month. Suellentrop earned bachelor of science and master of science degrees in petroleum engineering from Missouri S&T in 1974 and 1975, respectively.

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Leach Theatre to showcase Celtic Angels

Posted by on December 4, 2018

Leach Theatre will host the Celtic Angels for a performance of their holiday show, “Celtic Angel Christmas,” as a part of the 2018-19 Leach Special Performance Series at Missouri S&T.

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Missouri S&T named to Safe Campus Top 25 list

Posted by on December 4, 2018

The National Campus Safety Summit has named Missouri University of Science and Technology Police Department to its Safe Campus Top 25 list, a list of 25 universities that are making a difference in student safety. Missouri S&T, which ranked 20th, is the only Missouri University to be ranked.

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Building better aerogels by crushing them

Posted by on December 4, 2018

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Strong, flexible and ultralight aerogels are used in a wide variety of products, from insulation for offshore oil pipelines to parts for space exploration missions. Now, aerogels are undergoing a paradigm shift due to a breakthrough in the understanding of their mechanical properties at the nanoscale level.

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Missouri S&T invites the public to a community-wide discussion on gene editing

Posted by on December 3, 2018

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Missouri S&T’s biological sciences department will host a public forum, “Editing our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome,” from 6:30–8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at Kaleidoscope Discovery Center, 612 N. Pine St. in Rolla.

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Missouri S&T wins Mineral Water Bowl

Posted by on December 2, 2018

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It was a long time between bowl games — 68 years, to be exact — but the Missouri S&T Miners proved they were worthy of the post-season on Saturday (Dec. 1, 2018) with a convincing win over the Minnesota State University Moorhead Dragons in the 2018 Mineral Water Bowl.

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