Nearing an NICU breakthrough

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) nurses have plenty on their plate on a daily basis. A Mizzou Engineering researcher is part of a team working on a new device that could help lessen their load. Roger Fales, associate professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, is partnering with Ramak Amjad and John Pardalos of MU’s Department … Continued

Spreading the good news of sustainability

Since its founding in 2013, the Energy Strategies Student Advisory Group, also known as ESSAG, has made strides to increase sustainability and awareness across MU’s campus. The committee — comprised of undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, staff and energy management personnel — was first appointed by the chancellor. Leadership has since shifted to Vice Chancellor of … Continued

Brand new REU materializes at Mizzou Engineering

Mizzou Engineering has been awarded a third prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site, this one with a creative twist. Principal investigator Heather Hunt, associate professor of Bioengineering; co-principal investigator Mahmoud Almasri, associate professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and the materials-focused faculty in MU’s College of Engineering found out … Continued

MU researchers identify new genes for autism research

Chi-Ren Shyu (pictured), the Paul K. and Dianne Shumaker Endowed Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and MU Informatics Institute (MUII) director, and MUII graduate student Matt Spencer worked with researchers at MU’s Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, and the Departments of Child Health, Statistics in the School of Medicine on “Heritable … Continued

MU Engineering alums get look at Career Fair from behind the table

A total of 756 students worked their way through Mizzou Arena on Feb. 7 in search of a cutting-edge job or internship. And 117 companies were there to greet them at the Spring 2018 Mizzou Engineering Career Fair, looking for their next hard-working employees. For many of the current employees manning the various booths, however, … Continued

An RNAmazing research breakthrough

The way RNA folds into various tertiary structures determines its biological function, and being able to dissect and alter that process could lead to prevention of a multitude of retrovirus-induced diseases, including certain types of cancer. An interdisciplinary team of Mizzou researchers is one step closer to that goal. Read more…

Capstone cultivates creativity

Mizzou Engineering puts a twist on its capstone courses, frequently partnering with outside clients to give students the opportunity to tackle real-world problems. Read more…

Nearing an NICU breakthrough

Roger Fales, associate professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, is partnering with Ramak Amjad and John Pardalos of MU’s Department of Child Health on an intelligent oxygen control system for NICU patients. Read more…

Mizzou SEDS rockets to repeat

Mizzou SEDS won the 2017 University Student Rocketry Competition. It marks the second consecutive victory in the competition for the MU Engineering student organization. Read more…

MU’s Grant elected NAI Fellow

Sheila Grant’s extensive work in the areas of sensors and biomaterials has led to the formation of companies, cutting-edge research breakthroughs, patents and more. Read more…