July 12, 2019 - Pega Hrnjak won the 2019 Louise and Bill Holladay Distinguished Fellow Award from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.
July 10, 2019 - MechSE Illinois alumnus Reginald Hamilton (MSME ’03, PhDME ’08) has received a Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) Young Faculty Award (YFA).
July 8, 2019 - Young girls attending basketball camp at Illinois are also learning about the diverse applications of mechanical engineering thanks to outreach activities organized by MechSE professor Mariana Kersh.
July 1, 2019 - Sarah Osman, now a graduate student in mechanical engineering, talks about how an Engineering Visionary Scholarship helped her move closer to a career in biomechanical engineering.
June 28, 2019 - A “cyberoctopus” may sound like a superhero, but it is actually the focus of the recently announced multidisciplinary university research initiative (MURI) award led by CSL’s Girish Chowdhary.
June 21, 2019 - Last week, faculty and grad students were recognized for their entries in several competitions at the premier manufacturing research conference, NAMRC.
June 20, 2019 - MechSE's Taher Saif, along with Justin Rhodes from the Department of Psychology and Jonathan Sweedler from the Department of Chemistry, will aim to identify the chemicals released from muscles when they contract. The chemicals enhance neuron communication.
June 20, 2019 - Alumnus Marcus Bowman Crotts (MSME '56) was recognized as one of the MechSE Distinguished Alumni in 1980. He passed away June 8, 2019.
June 14, 2019 - MechSE professor Tonghun Lee hosted the Center for UAS Propulsion, or CUP program, review on April 30 and Industry-Academia Connection Days May 1-2.
June 10, 2019 - Professor Emeritus Clark Bullard has been named a recipient of the National Wildlife Federation's National Conservation Special Achievement Award.
June 7, 2019 - Among those featured are MechSE undergraduate and ROTC cadet Ryan Nixon and MechSE graduate student Lt. Daniel Meaney.