Author: Mindy Limback

Innovative concrete bridge to open this fall near Jefferson City, Mo.

Posted by on September 19, 2013

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Just east of Jefferson City, Mo., sits a construction site that will soon be home to one of the nation’s first bridges to incorporate an unusual concrete mix in its girders and support structure. The three-span bridge, which is scheduled to be completed this fall on Highway 50, will also be outfitted with various sensors […]

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S&T researchers create model for managing urban restoration after a natural disaster

Posted by on September 5, 2013

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Helping a community recover quickly after a major disaster is the goal of a new project by researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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S&T breaks ground on new chemical and biochemical engineering building

Posted by on April 22, 2013

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Missouri University of Science and Technology officials and alumni held a groundbreaking ceremony today (Thursday, April 18), for the campus’s new chemical and biochemical engineering building, James E. Bertelsmeyer Hall.

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Researcher studies fuel flow patterns for next-generation reactors

Posted by on April 15, 2013

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At Missouri University of Science and Technology, where the state’s first nuclear reactor was constructed more than 50 years ago, researchers are tracking and measuring the movement of radioisotopes to develop sophisticated new standards for the next generation of reactors.

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Missouri S&T names Tyler Fenwick as its new head football coach

Posted by on March 20, 2013

Tyler Fenwick, who has served as the offensive coordinator at Missouri Western State University for the past six seasons, has been named as the new head football coach at Missouri S&T.

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band to bring ‘Creole Christmas’ Dec. 7

Posted by on November 30, 2012

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band will bring its “Creole Christmas” performance to Missouri University of Science and Technology as part of its Campus Performing Arts Series. The performance will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, 10th and Main streets on the S&T campus.

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Missouri S&T students to conduct research in India

Posted by on November 26, 2012

Six students from Missouri University of Science and Technology will leave Dec. 26 for a two-week trip to western India to conduct research related to global sustainable development. The trek is part of an independent research course led by Dr. Daniel Oerther, the John A. and Susan Mathes Chair of Environmental Engineering at Missouri S&T.

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Time to change an LED light? S&T researchers design system to tell

Posted by on September 21, 2012

In many of the nation’s traffic lights, light-emitting diodes or LEDs with their brighter light and longer life have replaced standard bulbs. But knowing when to replace the signal heads has remained a guessing game, says Dr. Suzanna Long, assistant professor of engineering management and systems engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology. That’s […]

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Study outlines supply chain challenges for lithium future

Posted by on September 21, 2012

As demand increases for lithium, the essential element in batteries for everything from cameras to automobiles, a researcher at Missouri University of Science and Technology is studying potential disruptions to the long-term supply chain the world’s lightest metal.

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Prehistoric rocks contain clues for future climate, says S&T researcher

Posted by on September 17, 2012

For most of the past decade, Dr. Wan Yang has spent his summers in the Bogda Mountains in northwest China, collecting rock samples that predate dinosaurs by millions of years in an effort to better understand the history of the earth’s climate and perhaps gain clues about future climate change.

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