Mac Lab drawing rave reviews

Walk down the main hallway in the center of Lafferre Hall, and the sheer newness of the recently renovated area stands out. Modern equipment, big display screens, large and inviting windows and more contribute to that sleek look. One of the key improvements in the main MU College of Engineering building is a brand new, … Continued

Computational neuroscience program takes Gahl back to City of Bridges

Martha Gahl hasn’t been to Pittsburgh since visiting family as a child. Her love of neuroscience will take her back to the City of Bridges this summer. Gahl, an electrical engineering major, recently was accepted to participate in a summer program with the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, a joint institute operated by … Continued

Team MindFlow claims RJI Student Competition crown

Chris Mitchell and Evan Teters partnered with journalism major Humera Lodhi to form Team MindFlow, and their app, Informator, beat out three other finalists in the 10th annual RJI Student Competition in late April. As victors, Team MindFlow will get the opportunity to share their work and tour various technology and media companies in San … Continued

Winning application announced in 2017 RJI Student Competition

Computer science majors Chris Mitchell and Evan Teters teamed up with journalism student Humera Lodhi to form Team MindFlow, and their mobile search tool, Informator, took top honors at the 10th annual Reynolds Journalism Institute Student Competition on Tuesday. The 2017 edition of the contest required student participants to create mobile applications that utilize artificial … Continued

CAREER award funds research on carbon nanotube interactions

Matt Maschmann, an assistant professor in MU’s Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, recently earned a five-year, $500,000 NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award for his proposal, “CAREER: In-Situ Process-Structure-Property Evaluation of CNT Forests.” Carbon nanotubes have been a big focus of Maschmann’s research since the Mizzou Engineering alumnus joined the faculty of his alma … Continued

MU Engineering bestows annual alumni, faculty, staff awards

Two outstanding alumni, three brilliant faculty members and a pair of dedicated staff members were honored with top awards at the MU College of Engineering Awards Banquet on March 17 in Columbia. Alumnus Steve Pierson was the night’s marquee honoree, receiving the Missouri Honor Award for Distinguished Service in Engineering. The award pays tribute to … Continued

Three engineers chosen for this year’s Mizzou ’39 honors

Being selected to Mizzou ’39 is a tremendous honor for any University of Missouri senior. The award highlights the top 39 seniors in terms of academics, leadership and service to Mizzou and the community. This year, three College of Engineering seniors earned that lofty accolade. Bioengineering majors Creighton DeYoung and Briana Wilson and industrial engineering … Continued

Dow Chemical president, MAE alumnus delivers commencement address

James R. “Jim” Fitterling (BS ME ’83) delivered the keynote address at the MU College of Engineering Commencement Ceremony on Dec. 16 at the Hearnes Center. Fitterling currently is president and chief operating officer of Dow Chemical Company. His warm, heartfelt remarks touched on the global importance and impact of engineers, the need to be open … Continued

College celebrates building expansion with ribbon cutting

The University of Missouri College of Engineering held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday to commemorate the completion of the renovation of the 1935 and 1944 sections of its main building, Thomas and Nell Lafferre Hall. College of Engineering Dean Elizabeth Loboa spoke first, followed by MU Interim Chancellor Hank Foley, UM System Interim President … Continued

NSBE chapter receives accolades at regional conference

The University of Missouri chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) recently attended the NSBE Region V Fall Conference in Houston and came away with not just a quality experience, but also some impressive accolades. Read more of this article