Author: Greg Edwards

Missouri S&T research team awarded pollution prevention grant from EPA

Posted by on February 1, 2023

A Missouri S&T research group was recently awarded a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that is aimed at preventing pollution in the mining industry.

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S&T researcher receives $1.5 million Department of Defense grant to increase robustness of hypersonic vehicles

Posted by on January 27, 2023

The development of hypersonic weapons and advancement of hypersonic technologies has become a critical research focus for the national defense of the United States, and researchers from Missouri S&T are directly involved in these efforts working with a $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense. Dr. Serhat Hosder, a professor of aerospace engineering […]

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Missouri S&T alumnus named vice provost, dean of the College of Engineering and Computing

Posted by on January 27, 2023

Dr. David Borrok, an alumnus of Missouri S&T, has accepted the position of vice provost and dean of his alma mater’s College of Engineering and Computing effective Feb. 1. Since August 2022, Borrok has served in this role in an interim capacity, but he is now set to begin the job on a permanent basis. […]

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‘Steeling the show’: S&T metallurgists awarded second $2 million grant

Posted by on January 26, 2023

A Missouri S&T research team was recently awarded a $2 million grant from the United States Department of Energy to research technologies to improve the operating efficiency of electric arc furnaces (EAFs) used for steelmaking. “It takes a tremendous amount of power to run an EAF, and we are looking for new ways to lower […]

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S&T spacecraft design expert discusses the viability of interstellar travel

Posted by on January 23, 2023

Researchers at NASA recently announced the discovery of another planet about 95% the size of Earth that is 100 light-years away and could potentially sustain life. Could this new discovery lead to humans one day traveling to planet TOI 700 e and enjoying its resources, such as the potential for liquid water? This is a […]

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Missouri S&T graduate appears on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank,’ receives offer

Posted by on January 18, 2023

A Missouri S&T graduate recently appeared on ABC’s “Shark Tank” and received an offer to purchase a percentage of his company, but after multiple counter-offers, no deal was made. MT Strickland, an alumnus of S&T’s electrical engineering program, represented the Metric Mate company on the episode, along with his business partners, Braxton Davis and Ecleamus […]

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Missouri S&T group tours Nucor sites, learns about career opportunities

Posted by on January 17, 2023

Missouri S&T faculty members and administrators seem to always be working to learn new ways to support their students, and that continued to be true over the holiday season as a group toured several of Nucor Corporation’s steel plants. “At Missouri S&T, we value the relationships we have with industry partners, and we were happy […]

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Missouri S&T researchers take second in Department of Energy hydropower contest

Posted by on January 17, 2023

A Missouri S&T team of researchers led by Dr. Rui Bo, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, recently took second place in the Hydropower Operations Optimization (H2Os) Prize challenge sponsored by the United States Department of Energy (DOE). The purpose of this challenge was to develop methods to improve how hydropower is used […]

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S&T student receives international accolades for research

Posted by on January 12, 2023

When winter break begins, students at many universities may breathe a sigh of relief and enjoy some well-deserved rest and relaxation. Missouri S&T student Arindam Khanda, however, does not fit this description, and he has the accolades to prove it. Khanda, a Ph.D. student studying computer science, spent his winter break in India and took […]

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S&T graduate to appear on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

Posted by on January 10, 2023

Can a Miner persuade a tank of sharks to invest in strength training technology? As perplexing as that question sounds, people will soon have an answer when they watch Missouri S&T alumnus MT Strickland represent his company Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. CST on ABC’s “Shark Tank.” Strickland, an electrical engineering graduate of Missouri S&T, […]

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