S&T student earns fellowship to study in Korea

Bader Almutairi, a Ph.D. student in nuclear engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology from the state of Kuwait, will work with a team of international peer students to research nuclear nonproliferation and nuclear risk management while traveling abroad this summer.

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Missouri S&T professor named American Physical Society Fellow

VojtaDr. Thomas Vojta, professor of physics at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has recently been named a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).

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Cudney elected ASQ Fellow

Dr. Elizabeth Cudney. Photo by B.A. Rupert.

Dr. Elizabeth Cudney. Photo by B.A. Rupert.

Dr. Beth Cudney, associate professor of engineering management and systems engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been elected a 2013 Fellow of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) in recognition of her contributions to quality.

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S&T professor named Fellow of metallurgical society

Dr. Joseph W. Newkirk, associate professor of metallurgical engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, was named a 2013 Fellow of Alpha Sigma Mu, the Materials Honor Society, at the society’s annual meeting in Montreal, Canada.

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UMR undergraduate gets EPA fellowship

Hannah Bruce, a junior in environmental engineering at the University of Missouri-Rolla, is one of 15 students nationally to receive an Environmental Protection Agency fellowship to support her studies.

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UMR graduate student: Salt could cool cores of advanced nuclear reactors

The water in a conventional nuclear reactor cools the core, but a graduate student at the University of Missouri-Rolla says salt would be a better alternative in some advanced reactor designs.         

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