FAMU-FSU College of Engineering News http://eng.fsu.edu/ The lastest news from the Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering in Tallahassee, Florida. en-us 2018-03-12 FSU’s Innovation Hub adds another facility for innovation and creativity available to FAMU-FSU College of Engineering stude 2018-03-12 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=InnovationHub In today’s world, technology has taken over almost every facet of life. Across the nation, universities are creating new and groundbreaking ways to help students stay ahead of the curve. Pamidi Tapped to Chair Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 2018-03-06 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=PamidiChairEce Dean J. Murray Gibson announced Monday his appointment of Sastry V. Pamidi, Ph.D., MBA as the chair of the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering’s (COE) Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). Pamidi begins his new role July 1, 2018. Pamidi joined the COE in 2015. He has worked on superconducting materials and devices since 1986. He began research at the Florida State University Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS... Hands-free Wheelchair Umbrella Wins FSU 'inNOLEvation Challenge' 2018-03-05 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=HandsFreeWheelchair Claire Kelly, an industrial engineering student, said there’s nothing else like DriGo on the market. College of Engineering Researcher to Collaborate With Private Industry on Ultra-Rare Grant 2018-03-01 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=UltraRareGrant One of the key elements in science is collaboration. In academia that often means leaving the nest to flock to partners in private industry. Few exemplify that spirit better than Rajan Kumar, an associate professor at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Kumar's research at the FSU-based Florida Center for Advanced Aero-propulsion recently resulted in an ultra-rare Phase III Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant. It is the... Students create designs and pitch ideas at InnoVenture Weekend 2018-02-19 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=InnoventureWeekend Every day, a question is heard in households across the country. "Honey, where are the car keys?" Or maybe, "Have you seen my glasses?" Or perhaps the treacherous, "OK, what did you do with the remote?" Yes, people lose things. Can anything be done about it? Diversity and Advanced Research Power Success of Polymer Team 2018-02-15 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=SuccessOfPolymerTeam For more information on Dr. Hallinan’s work: https://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/hallinan/ IME Ph.D. Candidate Participates in U.S. Army Research Laboratory Research Programs 2018-02-15 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=ArmyResearchParticipant IME PhD Candidate and HPMI Researcher Jolie Frketic was awarded an appointment to the Student Research Participation Program at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (USARL) through a program administered by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE). This appointment allowed her to work with state of the art equipment and materials in order to advance the state... FAMU-FSU C.O.E. graduate, others, honored at annual BEYA conference 2018-02-09 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=tokiwa-smith-beya The accomplishments of black engineers will be highlighted at the 2018 BEYA STEM conference Feb. 8-10 in Washington, D.C. Since 1995, it has been a point of prestige for HBCUs across the nation. FAMU-FSU College of Engineering offers two new programs at FSU Panama City campus 2018-01-19 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=FSUPCEngineering Officials announced two new engineering programs at FSU Panama City during the Florida State Board of Trustee meeting. A bachelor’s program in mechanical engineering and a master’s program in systems engineering will begin in fall 2018. “These new programs are coming to FSU Panama City because of the strong demand from local industry and support from the FAMU-FSU... GAP awards help propel College of Engineering research from lab to market 2018-01-16 http://eng.fsu.edu/shared/news/article.html?s=GAP FAMU-FSU College of Engineering GAP Award winners for 2017,left-right: Mei Zhang, Jose Mendoza Cortes, and Zhiban Yu Three teams led by FAMU-FSU College of Engineering faculty members received specialized funding from Florida State University as they work to translate their innovative research into successful commercial products. The...