2015 August

Three ME Faculty received promotion

Congratulations to Dr. Keith Walters who was promoted to the rank of Full Professor, and to Dr. Richard Patton and Dr. Haitham El Kadiri who were promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. All the promotions are effective Fall 2015.

August 24, 2015

ME welcomes new faculty members

The Mechanical Engineering department  welcomes Dr. Lei Chen and Dr. Shanti Bhushan who joined the faculty ranks in Fall 2015 as Assistant Professors. Lei Chen received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Materials Processing Engineering from Huazhong University of Science & Technology in China, in 2005 and 2007, respectively. Dr. Chen received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical…

August 24, 2015

ME Faculty and graduate students presented their research at the 26th Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium

Dr. Shamsaei, Dr. Thompson, and graduate students Aref Yadollahi (Ph.D.), Mohammad Masoomi (Ph.D.), Garrett Marshall (Ph.D.), and Brian Torries (M.S.) presented five papers with their research on Additive Manufacturing at the 26th Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium held in Austin, TX from August 10-12. The Mechanical Engineering Department was very well represented at the conference and…

August 17, 2015

ME students presented posters at Energy Symposium

Harrison Warren (left), ME undergraduate student, and Blake Brown (right), ME graduate student, presented posters at the JCESR Symposium on “Challenges and Opportunities for Advances in Grid-Tied Energy Storage in the Southeast” held at the Mill, the new MSU Conference Center. Both of them did an excellent job presenting their posters and representing the Mechanical…

August 15, 2015

Tammy Coleman named the Best in State presenter at the ADVISING 2015: G.U.L.F. Conference.

Congratulations to Tammy Coleman, our Academic Coordinator, who was named the Best in State presenter at the ADVISING 2015: G.U.L.F. – Going to Unprecedented Limits in our Field Conference, sponsored by NACADA. Tammy did a splendid job presenting her work in “Proactive Advising Strategies for Freshmen Success!” The conference was held in Orange Beach, AL on…

August 10, 2015