The Biorenewables Research Laboratory officially opened earlier this month on the west side of campus amid the other engineering buildings. Read the Des Moines Business Record story about the lab.
Engineers bring a critical perspective to the economic models and mathematical predictions that are used to influence public policy, says Iowa State mechanical engineer W. Ross Morrow. Read the full story.
Cedar Falls, Iowa — The Iowa Mathematics and Education Partnership (IMSEP) announced Monday that key public and private leaders in Iowa’s science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education arenas recently joined forces to begin to create a STEM education strategic plan for the State of Iowa. IMSEP is a collaboration of Iowa’s public universities–including Iowa …Continue reading “State STEM education leaders gather to craft statewide plan”
More than talk, ChE alum Mike McBreen walks the walk when it comes to corporate social responsibility
Move over, Bruce Willis: Bong Wie and colleagues are building tools to protect the planet from rogue asteroids
The NSF’s ‘Scholarship for Service’ program helps ISU prepare the next generation of leaders in information assurance
In response to the reductions in state appropriations to Iowa State University, the College of Engineering implemented its FY11 budget and reorganization plan this week by informing 22 administrative staff that their jobs have been eliminated or are scheduled for elimination. The college also reorganized several administrative units. The moves are estimated to reduce the …Continue reading “Engineering reorganizes administrative units, eliminates positions”
The College of Engineering at Iowa State University has appointed Raj Aggarwal, a former Rockwell Collins executive, as adjunct professor in the college’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECpE) and managing director of advanced research and technology. Aggarwal’s work as adjunct professor will consist primarily of departmental and college service, including his continued assistance …Continue reading “College appoints Aggarwal to adjunct position, research directorship”