Tag: waterjet

UMR Stonehenge featured in new book

Posted by on December 5, 2002

The University of Missouri-Rolla’s half-scale replica of Stonehenge is featured within the pages — and on the cover — of "Missouri Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff," a new book by Josh Young.

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Professor’s landmine destroyer one of Time magazine’s top inventions

Posted by on November 12, 2002

A UMR professor’s invention that uses the power of water to disarm land mines has been chosen as one of Time magazine’s top inventions of 2002.

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Waterjet Technology Used to Fight Fires, Save Lives

Posted by on September 5, 2002

In the aftermath of last year’s terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, researchers at UMR are developing a waterjet system to more effectively cut through rubble and extinguish fires that may lie smoldering beneath the rubble.

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