Alumni & Friends News

Tim Grotjohn, Thomas Schuelke to lead MSU-Fraunhofer Center
$5 million investment to expand diamond-growing lab at MSU-Fraunhofer Center.
Drzal group 2015
Alumni return to honor Professor Lawrence Drzal’s contributions to the field of composite materials.
EWB-MSU gets $25,000 grant.
EWB-MSU students will engineer a rainwater containment system in Tanzania.
DeAndra Beck and Chancellor Lianshui Li
A partnership with Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology offers opportunities.
Richard Lunt shows off a solar panel
Richard Lunt awarded 2015 Ovshinsky Sustainable Energy Fellowship.
Andrew Christlieb is CMSE chair.
MSU’s new Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering department attracts national audience.
Craig Somerton
Services for Craig Somerton on Sept. 27 remembered the popular associate professor.
Lawrence Drzal
Lawrence Drzal and MSU have key leadership roles in the U.S. priority to advance composites.
Charles E. Cutts, P.E.
Charles Cutts, P.E., chair of civil engineering from 1956-1969, died Sept. 12 at the age of 101.
David Shachar-Hill
Design Day project wins national honorable mention for ECE students.
Nelson Sepúlveda
ECE's Nelson Sepúlveda is using VO2 to improve cell phone antennas and microsurgical devices.
James Klausner
James Klausner named chair of MSU Department of Mechanical Engineering.
2015-16 Von Ehr Scholars
Edward Kennedy, Mitchell Agrwal, Marisa Hocking, and Nathan Dufrin are this year's Von Ehr Scholars.
Engineering now has more than 1,000 women students.
A first! MSU Engineering tops 1,000 female undergraduates.
Lunt on Innovators Under 35 list
Richard Lunt named to the 2015 MIT Technology Review list of exceptional young technologists.
Composites tech conference coming to MSU.
MSU to host American Society of Composites 30th Technical Conference, Sept. 28-30.
John Papapolymerou
John Papapolymerou to lead MSU Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Shabnam Rajaei
Shabnam Rajaei is among those driving national pavement preservation with research and education.
BEACON receives $22.5 million grant.
BEACON Center nets $22.5 million NSF grant to continue evolution research.
Incredible Science Machine
Steve Price to use half a million objects at Guinness World Record attempt in Detroit.
Darrell Donahue is new BAE chair
Darrell Donahue is new chairman of the MSU Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering.
Rethinking fresh water use
Yadu Pokhrel is among the experts who are rethinking how we use fresh water.
Iris Passport technology has ties to MSU Engineering.
A first in the world iris scanning smartphone technology in Japan has ties to MSU Engineering.
#1 at 2015 ECi
Spartan engineers take top honors at 2015 Air and Waste Management Assoc. Environmental Competition.
David Zoltowski is ESD Student of the Year.
Add another honor for David Zoltowski ’15 – the ESD Outstanding Student Engineer of the Year.