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August 1, 2017


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


Three ME incoming freshman were selected to receive the Toyota-Haley Barbour Scholarships

Connor R. McNabb, Paul R. Saval, and Vesil C. Dao were selected to receive the 2017-18 Toyota-Haley Barbour Scholarships. Congratulations to all of them!! For more information click here

June 20, 2017


ME faculty published a new book

Congratulations to Dr. Keith Hodge, ME Professor Emeritus, on the publication of the second edition of his book, Alternative Energy Systems and Applications.  The book has been published by Wiley. For more details about the book click here.  

June 1, 2017


Liu and Spayde received the 2017 Schilling Special Teaching Award

Congratulations to Yucheng Liu, ME Associate Professor, and Dustin Spayde, ME Instructor, who received the 2017 Schilling Special Teaching Award from the MSU Office of the Provost. Their project was on “Improve Teaching and Learning in Vibrations and Controls Class by Addition of Lab Experiences.”  The Schilling Special Teaching Projects Program provides financial support to encourage…

May 20, 2017


ME student to participate in Fulbright Summer Institute

May 11, 2017


Bagley College’s Marcum receives international research chair

A professor from the Bagley College of Engineering has been named to an international chair by a French national research institute. Dave Marcum, the chief scientist at MSU’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems and a professor of mechanical engineering, has been awarded an Inria International Chair for 2017 – 2021. As the French national institute…

April 21, 2017