NEWS

ME department ranked third nationally for ‘Best Online Master’s in Mechanical Engineering’

October 30, 2019


Our People: Jonah Albert and Luke Saulters

October 21, 2019


ME senior earns prestigious Astronaut Scholarship

October 18, 2019


ME Faculty received funding from the ORED Undergraduate Research Program

Congratulations to Assistant Professors, Matthew Priddy and Prashant Singh, who received funding from the ORED Undergraduate Research Program.  This program provides small grants to MSU faculty to create innovative, faculty-directed research opportunities for talented undergraduate students. Dr. Priddy’s project aims to study additively manufactured (AM) metallic lattice structures and plastic scaffolds by developing finite element (FE) models…

October 2, 2019


Knizley and Green received funding from NASA/MSSGC

Congratulations to Dr. Alta Knizley, ME Assistant Clinical Professor, and Morgan Green, ME Instructor, who were awarded a grant from the Mississippi Space Grant Consortium (MSSGC) Student Led STEM Activities Program in support of ME student organization, the Mechanical Engineering Ladies Organization (MELO). These funds will be used to support two MELO outreach events in the…

October 2, 2019


Two ME freshmen receive MSU Presidential Endowed Scholarships

October 1, 2019


Mechanical engineering unveils new student leadership suite

Mississippi State University’s department of mechanical engineering officially unveiled its new student leadership suite on Monday, September 16. Created thanks to a $250,000 donation from GTI, the new Edward “Eddie” Johnston Student Leadership Suite provides meeting and presentation space for mechanical engineering student leaders from groups such as the ME Ambassadors, the American Society of…

September 17, 2019


Tonya Stone selected to participate in the 2019 Symposium: Engineering A World of Difference: Policy and Practice

Congratulations to Dr. Tonya Stone, Associate Professor and Dr. Oswald Rendon-Herrero Diversity Professorship, who has been selected to participate in the 2019 Symposium: Engineering a World of Difference: Policy and Practice to be held on September 18-21 at Harvard University. This symposium is sponsored by the NSF Broadening Participation in Engineering Program, and it is the 11th…

September 16, 2019


Liu presented invited lectures to several universities in China

This summer, Dr. Yucheng Liu visited three higher education and research institutions in China, the School of Aeronautics at Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) in Xi’an, the Institute of Mechanics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, and Yulin Normal University in Yulin.  The NPU’s School of Aeronautics ranks No. 1 among all aerospace, aeronautical,…

September 12, 2019


Three ME students selected to be in the 2019-2020 Provost Scholars class

September 11, 2019