December 15, 2016 - Randy EwoldtAn article on Assistant Professor Randy Ewoldt’s research exploring the structural properties and performance of a shark&
December 14, 2016 - MechSE’s Ralph and Catherine Fisher Professor Andrew Alleyne gave the keynote remarks at the university’s doctoral hooding ceremon
December 13, 2016 - Professor Iwona Jasiuk has been named the recipient of the 2016 American Advanced Materials Award from the International Association of Advanced Materials.
December 8, 2016 - In recent years, startup companies have become common entry on the resumes of MechSE faculty and students. From Cast21 to IntelliWheels, MechSE-based startups have put their founders’ specialties to the test.
December 7, 2016 - Ritu RamanThe daughter of engineers, Ritu Raman moved around a lot, attending 10 schools on three continents. That included a stop in Nairobi, Kenya.
December 4, 2016 - MechSE senior lecturer and adjunct associate professor Stephen Downing has worked in the mechanical engineering field for 46 years, for numerous companies and in a variety of positions— and there isn’t a single one he hasn’t loved. Downing grew
December 1, 2016 - In late November, Professor Martin Ostoja-Starzewski gave three inaugural lectures of the 2016-17 graduate program in the Department of Continuum Mechanics and Theory of Structures at the University of Seville, Spain.
November 29, 2016 - Members of the Ewoldt Research Group, exploring how air bubbles rise within a complex fluid, like those found while processing wet concrete, wondered if they could actually get them to sink instead by shaking the mixture in the right way.
November 20, 2016 - Nicole Reifman, Bobby Reifman, and Bryan Lammers.It runs in the family: MechSE alumni Robert (Bobby) Reifman, Nicole Reifman and Bryan Lammers have more than just their alma mater in common. They are family.
November 17, 2016 - As with most high-ranking academic departments, the MechSE Department’s faculty are outstanding by almost any measure. They are recognized as such in engineering circles around the world. Behind the scenes, another segment of MechSE personnel are here to ensure the faculty’s impact is leveraged to its full potential. They are the department’s support personnel.
November 16, 2016 - Weisensee, right, in the lab with fellow grad student Tianyu Yang.When Patricia Weisensee was a child growing up in Germany, she used to spend the summer days with her grandfather in his wood workshop. “We would go down to the basement and just build stuff,” she said. She credits that experience, at least in part, to her future love of engineering.
November 15, 2016 - MechSE graduate student Ritu Raman won first place at this year’s campus-wide Research Live! competition at the Krannert Center on Tuesday. This year, four of the event’s 14 finalists were from MechSE: Arif Abdullah, Kamalika Chatterjee, William Davies, and Raman.
November 14, 2016 - Paul Fischer, a professor of computer science and of mechanical science and engineering, and his research colleague Misun Min at the U.S.
November 10, 2016 - Professor Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, MechSE's associate head for undergraduate programs, was invited to be the keynote speaker at the 12th Annual ASME Dayton Engineering Sciences Symposium in Dayton, Ohio. Her talk was titled, "Bio-mechatronics: Using Technology to Improve Movement of People with Disabilities."
November 8, 2016 - MechSE graduate student Lydia Bakalova has had a lifelong interest in math and science. However, she has more than just her schoolwork to thank for that passion. Bakalova grew up in Sofia, Bulgaria. As a child, she enjoyed puzzles and construction sets, rather than dolls and playing dress up.
November 3, 2016 - Arzt stands with co-host Professor Petros Sofronis, Department Head Tony Jacobi, co-host Professor Taher Saif, and Shirley A. Soo and Dr. David D. Soo, children of Shao Lee and Hermia Soo. Prof. Dr.