The Detroit Schools has partnered with local universities to get students thinking about careers in science and engineering. Students at different levels of the Detroit Public Schools are being targeted in a statewide effort to get more women and minorities enrolled in engineering programs. One program that makes this its mission is the Detroit Area Pre College Engineering Program (DAPCEP). Prof. Martin Margala of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has been awarded the Fulbright-Czech Technical University Distinguished Chair in Electrical Engineering. Send all new and renewal subscriptions and requests for subscription rates to ACS, Dept. L-0011, Columbus, OH 43268-0011.
World-renowned car racer Mario Andretti has recently endorsed the fund-raising efforts of UMass Lowell’s Formula SAE team. December 4, 2009 – P.E.s Wanted for Volunteer Service – The TCEQ is looking for a few good engineers – an ideal opportunity for retired or semi-retired engineers with active P.E. licenses who want to use their skills to benefit others.
Members of the UMass Lowell concrete canoe team are heading to Clemson University in South Carolina to go against 22 other collegiate teams from across North America. UMass Lowell students Sopheavy Sing and Danane Chhor are this year’s LIRA scholarship winners.
Any current or future rule, regulation, code, or other requirement should be reviewed and modified if necessary to comply with the new statutory requirement. Prof. Tingshu Hu of Electrical and Computer Engineering has received a three-year $286,824 grant from the National Science Foundation to analyze nonlinear oscillations using the Lyapunov approach.
I tried to make a concept of what you are trying to communicate and few things have sense whatsoever. The impact of vibrations from very tall buildings and wobbly bridges and floors on people’s health and wellbeing is to be researched in a new £7.2 million government-funded national research facility.
Sculptor Salvador Vassallo from the Dominican Republic, stands in front of his sculpture, Luna Quisqueyana,” erected in 1996 as a gift to the students and community of UMass Lowell. Safety magazines from reputable safety and health professional bodies should be circulated to all members of the organization to promote safety.
Engineering Prof. Kanti Prasad was named outstanding campus representative” for Zone 1 at this year’s American Society for Engineering Education conference held in Portland, Oregon in June. Porter, M.E, 2004, Competitive advantage: Creating and sustaining superior performance, Free press, USA.
A class of mechanical engineering students under Asst. Prof. Christopher Hansen has been working with the Lowell Transitional Living Center to improve the cots used in the Center’s Winter Emergency Bed Program. The language of technology is nearly universal: graphs, computer programs and electrical circuits.
Not all went without a glitch. For example, in 2004, there was the legal action against a UK company , imitating Google but with a sexual content. Then, when Google finally went public, it attracted a trademark lawsuit from Geico. I’m hoping to find the next global company to emerge from here,” said Lyon Wong, a co-founder and general partner of Spectrum 28 , a US $170-million fund based in Silicon Valley.
A group of fourth-year civil engineering students could very well have their names on a Canadian first should the City of London run with their innovative bridge design. Grad student Patrick Retelle helps the Chelmsford Water District obtain $3,783,000 in federal stimulus money to build a photovoltaic system to power its treatment plant.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code! Western Engineering held an event Oct. 11 to welcome international first-year students to the faculty. The students hail from seven different countries, including Barbados, China, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Tanzania.
Nuclear engineering Prof. Gilbert Brown was recently appointed a William C. Foster Fellow by the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. Student enginnering news volunteers Susannah Duck and Izhan Khan describe working with a Tanzanian community to install a system that turns sewage into essential products.
For alums Raul Raudales and Richard Trube, an engineer and technical writer who met at UMass Lowell 20 years ago, world change begins with the modest coffee bean. Chancellor Marty Meehan tries out a novel contactless fingerprint scanner at the UMass Lowell Police Department.
Julie Chen, professor of mechanical engineering, has agreed to serve as interim vice provost for research. Students will investigate local water quality in a series of real – world experiments. UMass Lowell’s Engineering Building finally has a name, recognizing a distinguished alumnus and generous benefactor whose latest gift to the university totals $1.25 million.
Sponsor a SWE award to commemorate achievement and support women in engineering and technology. In addition to sports and recreation camps, Band Camp, DesignCamp and Boott Camp offer area children summer fun. Jen Watson Koevary, who received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Arizona in 2008, was named one of 20 influential millennials working in Arizona by AZ Big Media.