Nicholas Peppas, professor of biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, surgery and pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin and an expert in biomaterials and drug delivery systems, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Combining mechanical engineering with the mechanics of human movement, researchers at the University of Melbourne are working to help restore mobility to people who have suffered a brain injury. Among the criteria for featured comments: likes by users, replies by users, previous history of valuable commenting, and selection by moderators.
Westford Academy student Ankan Dhal was named a semifinalist at this year’s Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology. Head injury experts from a wide range of fields identify research gaps and collaborate on solutions at two-day Concussion Prevention and Diagnosis Workshop at the ICC.
Volunteering to bring power and water to remote villages in Peru has been life changing for the student participantsߞ;and life saving for the villagers. UMass Lowell’s New England Robotics Validation and Experimentation Center at 1001 Pawtucket Blvd. is being hailed as the nation’s most advanced facility for robotics testing to date.
A concrete canoe designed and built by UMass Lowell students, dubbed Revolution,” won second place in the annual regional competition organized by the New England student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). A team of researchers led by Prof. Peter Avitabile recently received more than $425,000 in funding from Eglin Air Force Base to help improve the efficiency of the bunker buster’s conventional fuze.
Two reports that came out this fall have reignited the debate over the safety of long-term, low-dose exposures of humans to bisphenol A, or BPA. SELCO founder, UMass Lowell alum Harish Hande, set out to dispel the myths that poor people can’t afford or maintain solar technologies.
At this semi-annual poster presentation , students in our research and travel grant programs present their research and share their findings with ASU peers and faculty, and the community at large. New graduate degrees combine specialized knowledge in humanities and sciences with business management, data analysis and leadership skills.
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Insures adherence to corporate I.T. policies and best practices for Broadcast I.T. infrastructure. Oh, and the internal hormonal bath accompanying the heart rate variability biofeedback is DHEA, the anti-aging hormone. Additional outside funding is fueling the biomanufacturing center at UMass Lowell, this time in the form of a $150,000 grant from the Mass Technology Collaborative’s John Adams Innovation Institute.
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More than 150 students from 16 regional high schools participate in the seventh annual Assistive Technology Design Fair. Civil engineering juniors Joseph Benoit and Lisa Juan were recognized by the CH2M Hill Foundation for their academic achievements. Help us to show off the varied world of engineering by entering your photos and videos into our annual Photography Competition, sponsored by ZEISS (Scanning electron microscopy division).
Aiham Adawi, PhD candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering, has been awarded a 2012 Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (CPCI) Scholarship for his research in precast concrete. Western Engineering students took home three awards at the 2012 Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) Conference held in Edmonton June 6-9.
The LV-223 Engineers are either a creation by them much like David 8 is to Mankind… only they are Organic Cloned Terminator Robots rather than Synthetics… this could be why the Engineer had pitty for David… before tearing his head off. Prof. Jayant Kumar was among a team of researchers whose invention of new solar-cell manufacturing technology recently received a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
The host of the Rick Mercer Report made stops at Engineering 5 and a local test track for a light-hearted look at aerial drones and autonomous vehicles in a segment that aired on the CBC this week. Profs. Julie Chen, Zhiyong Gu and their colleagues hope to better understand and mitigate the risk of accidental fire or explosion during the processing, handling and transportation of nanoscale particles, wires, fibers and films.
A team of UMass Lowell researchers led by Asst. Prof. Bridgette Budhlall recently received a three-year $505,373 grant from Raytheon to develop stimuli-responsive polymers. Two teams of UMass Lowell students participated in the recent regional competitions organized by the New England student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Chemical engineering Prof. Emeritus Krishna Vedula, special assistant to the Provost for international partnerships, has been named a Fellow of the American Society for Engineering Education. news enginner Robots will once again take over the campus when UMass Lowell hosts its annual Botfest exhibition and Botball tournament on Saturday, April 9, at Costello Gym on North Campus.