Author: Andrew Careaga

DeLUX Lab to focus on user experience

Posted by on September 19, 2017

Students and faculty at Missouri University of Science and Technology will soon have a new resource for learning about how people interact with information technology.

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$1.6 million NSF grant to advance understanding of ‘amorphous’ materials

Posted by on September 18, 2017

A physics professor at Missouri University of Science and Technology will lead a four-year effort to spur research, development and commercial adoption of a new class of oxide semiconductors that outperform silicon-based transistors and could lead to new uses for flexible displays.

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‘Fake news’ from 1738 offers lessons for modern historians, says Missouri S&T scholar

Posted by on September 15, 2017

A widely circulated 1738 newspaper account of a Native American uprising against British settlers on the New England island of Nantucket – a report that turned out to be false – offers important lessons for historians today, says an assistant professor at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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Joint statement regarding DACA

Posted by on September 5, 2017

Today (Tuesday, Sept. 5) Dr. Christopher G. Maples, interim chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, joined University of Missouri System President Mun Choi, University of Missouri-Columbia Chancellor Alexander Cartwright, University of Missouri-Kansas City interim Chancellor Barbara Bichelmeyer and University of Missouri-St. Louis Chancellor Thomas George to issue the following statement in support of […]

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Missouri S&T engineering ranked No. 3 in nation

Posted by on September 5, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, Missouri University of Science and Technology is ranked third in the nation for engineering by the rankings organization College Factual.

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Cuba Plain named interim vice chancellor for finance and operations

Posted by on August 28, 2017

Cuba Plain, assistant vice president for budget planning and development at the University of Missouri System, has been named interim vice chancellor for finance and operations at Missouri S&T. She succeeds Walt Branson, vice chancellor for finance and operations since August 2013, who will become vice president for finance and operations and chief business officer at Wright State University on Sept. 11.

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‘Fashnology’ a factor for picking wearable devices, researchers find

Posted by on August 21, 2017

From fitness bands to smart glasses, wearable technology has grown in popularity in recent years. But what prompts people to put on a wearable device? A recent study conducted by researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology provides some answers.

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Probiotics helps poplar trees clean up toxins in Superfund sites

Posted by on August 17, 2017

Probiotics – or natural microbes – are believed to provide boost the human immune system and provide other health benefits. New research involving a Missouri University of Science and Technology professor indicates that microbes can also help remove pollutants from groundwater.

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Statement on Charlottesville, Virginia, incident

Posted by on August 14, 2017

Interim Chancellor Christopher G. Maples shared the following message with Missouri S&T students, faculty and staff this afternoon:

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Walt Branson accepts Wright State position

Posted by on August 10, 2017

Walter J. Branson, vice chancellor for finance and operations at Missouri University of Science and Technology since August 2013, has accepted a position at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. He will become Wright State’s vice president for finance and operations and chief business officer. Dr. Cheryl B. Schrader, president of Wright State University who previously served as chancellor of Missouri S&T, announced the appointment today (Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017).

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