2017 July

Cho named ICET Associate Director of Graduate Research

Dr. Heejin Cho, a mechanical engineering assistant professor, has been appointed Associate Director of Graduate Research in the Institute for Clean Energy Technology (ICET) at Mississippi State University.  Dr. Cho will be responsible for directing graduate and undergraduate students to conduct research in the area of nuclear air ventilation and filtration at ICET.  Students under his supervision at ICET…

July 28, 2017

ME Ph.D. student wins prestigious scholarship from ASTM International

Aref Yadollahi, a ME Ph.D. student, has been chosen as one of four recipients of the 2017 ASTM International scholarship.  The scholarship rewards graduate students who have demonstrated high levels of interest and involvement with ASTM Standards.  The awardees receive $10,000 to be used for their educational expenses. The ASTM announcement states that “Aref Yodallahi of Mississippi…

July 21, 2017

ME Faculty Received Funding from NSF

Congratulations to Dr. Yucheng Liu, Dr. Lei Chen, and Dr. Mark Horstemeyer, who have been awarded $386,689 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to conduct research on “Theoretical understanding of porosity-induced mechanisms during solidification of cast alloys and their influence on process-structure-property correlations.”  

July 14, 2017

MSU mechanical engineering professor honored as ASME fellow

July 8, 2017