College of Engineering and Computing

Missouri S&T Renaissance Student Award granted to well-rounded graduate

Posted by on April 30, 2018

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Daniel Roesch, a graduating senior in ceramic engineering with minors in chemistry and studio art, has earned Missouri S&T’s 2018 Renaissance Student Award. S&T ‘s College of Arts, Sciences, and Business and the arts, languages and philosophy department presented the award, which includes a $1,000 prize, in a ceremony on campus today at the Havener Center.

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Landers named Curators’ Distinguished Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on April 26, 2018

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Dr. Robert Landers, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering. Landers will be officially recognized during Missouri S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 12. The University of Missouri System Board of Curators bestows the honorary title upon outstanding scholars with established reputations in the field of study. Landers is being recognized for his work in the automation and control of manufacturing processes.

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Computer scientist Madria named Curators’ Distinguished Professor at Missouri S&T

Posted by on April 26, 2018

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Dr. Sanjay Madria, professor of computer science at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been named Curators’ Distinguished Professor of computer science. Madria will be officially recognized during Missouri S&T’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 12. The University of Missouri System Board of Curators bestows the honorary title upon outstanding scholars with established reputations in their field of study. Madria is recognized for his work in cloud computing, wireless computing, security and mobile data management. He’s also working in the area of data integrity verification in cloud computing, secure cyber-physical systems, mobile cloud computing and sensor data fusion.

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Missouri S&T doctoral student works to improve drug safety, efficacy with new chiral templates

Posted by on April 26, 2018

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In the early 1960s, the Thalidomide drug scare caused thousands of worldwide infant deaths and birth defects from a morning sickness medicine for expectant mothers. The disaster transformed drug regulation systems, and changed the pharmaceutical industry’s understanding of chiral properties: the notion that molecules with otherwise identical properties are in fact mirror images, like your right and left hands. Missouri S&T materials science and engineering doctoral student Meagan Kelso wasn’t even close to being born when the chiral consequences of Thalidomide first became apparent nearly 60 years ago. But the drug industry’s continued efforts to fine-tune how it first identifies and then separates chiral compounds is driving the native Texan’s Ph.D. research.

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Missouri S&T Concrete Conference to be held May 1-2

Posted by on April 25, 2018

Missouri S&T will host the annual Missouri Concrete Conference May 1-2 in the Havener Center on campus. Conference registration is $150 per person.

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Thomas R. Voss to receive honorary degree from S&T

Posted by on April 24, 2018

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Thomas R. Voss, retired president and CEO of Ameren Corp. and executive chairman of Smart Wires, will receive the doctor of engineering, honoris causa during commencement ceremonies at Missouri S&T on Saturday, May 12.

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Farouk El-Baz to speak at Missouri S&T Commencement

Posted by on April 24, 2018

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Dr. Farouk El-Baz, a geologist who played a leading role during NASA’s Apollo space program in the 1960s, will speak at two commencement ceremonies at Missouri University of Science and Technology on May 12. El-Baz, director of the Center for Remote Sensing and research professor at Boston University, earned master of science and Ph.D. degrees in geology and geophysics from Missouri S&T.

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Clayco Inc. contributes $2 million to Missouri S&T for lab expansion

Posted by on April 24, 2018

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Clayco Inc. is donating $2 million to a major lab expansion project at Missouri University of Science and Technology. The gift completes fundraising for one of Missouri S&T’s top priorities, the Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory.

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Missouri S&T to participate in mine rescue competition

Posted by on April 24, 2018

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Two mine rescue team from Missouri S&T will compete in the 48th Annual Southern Regional Mine Rescue Contest in New Iberia, Louisiana.

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Six inducted into S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Posted by on April 20, 2018

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Six electrical and computer engineers with ties to Missouri University of Science and Technology were inducted into the Missouri S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering during the academy’s induction ceremony, which was held at the Comfort Suites Conference Center in Rolla, Missouri, on April 19.

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