Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering News http://eng.fsu.edu/ The lastest news from the Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering in Tallahassee, Florida. en-us 2017-05-18 Commercial applications of Chad Zeng’s high performance auxetic foam recognized for stimulating economic growth 2017-05-18 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=chad-zeng-high-performance-auxetic-foam FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Associate Professor Changchun "Chad" Zeng’s research into a new high performance auxetic foam is resulting in improved health and wellness. A new report from the university research advocacy group The Science Coalition has identified Zeng’s commercialized research among 102 federally funded research projects that initiated economic growth. Department of Defense SMART Scholarship awarded to Rachel Smith 2017-05-02 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=rachel-smith-awarded Rachel Smith, a senior industrial and manufacturing engineering undergraduate, was awarded a DOD SMART Scholarship and placed with the Marine Corps Systems Command in Quantico, VA, where she will complete an internship this summer and then begin working there full time after graduation. 9th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium poster winner Md Abu Shohag 2017-05-02 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=md-abu-shohag-wins-award Md Abu Shohag, FAMU-FSU Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering FAMU Ph.D. candidate, finished second place in the graduate research poster competition held this year at the University of South Florida. High-Performance Materials Institute to play major role in deep space exploration 2017-04-14 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=hpmi-deep-space-exploration Florida State University's High-Performance Materials Institute and the Florida A&M University–Florida State University College of Engineering are joining a major multiuniversity project funded by NASA that will focus on developing technologies crucial to human exploration in deep space. FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Hosts Engineering Design Day 2017-04-04 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=edd-2017 The FAMU-FSU College of Engineering will open its doors to the public for its annual engineering design day on April 13. P.E.O. Scholar Award: COE Grad Student¬ Margaret Scheiner selected to receive competitive scholar award 2017-04-03 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=margaret-scheiner-peo Margaret Scheiner is one of 100 women out of 738 nominees from the United States and Canada who have been selected to receive a $15,000 P.E.O. Scholar Award. Two other graduate students from Florida State University, Sarah Terrill (Neuroscience) and Stephanie Hurwitz (MD/PhD Biomedical Science), have also receive this award. FAMU on the RISE… Engineering professors awarded first CREST-RISE award 2017-02-10 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=moore-wang-dickens FAMU-FSU College of Engineering professors, Tarik Dickens and Hui Wang, with the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, and Carl Moore, with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, have been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Historically Black Colleges and Universities Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (HBCU-RISE) award to develop research in advanced manufacturing utilizing biomimetic robotics. HBCU-RISE activity within the major Centers of... Engineering professor receives the 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award 2017-01-23 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=engineering-professor-okoli-awarded Okenwa Okoli, professor of engineering at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, received the award for his work in exposing young minority students to STEM disciplines through his involvement with the Diversity in Research and Engineering of Advanced Materials (DREAM) summer training program. FAMU shines in NASA HBCU Technology Infusion Road Tour 2016-12-12 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=hbcu-technology-infusion-road-tour-okoli The search for talented students and new partnerships in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math took place at Florida A&M University last week. FAMU hosted the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Historically Black College and Universities Technology Infusion Tour. The three-day working conference showcased laboratories, research concepts and training sessions designed to increase diversity at NASA and among its prime contractors. Mechanical engineering professor Farrukh Alvi accepts position as Interim Associate Dean for Research 2016-12-07 http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=interim-associate-dean-for-research Interim Associate Dean for Research appointed at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering