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Graduate Seminar Series – Dr. Karen E. Willcox, University of Texas at Austin

“Predictive Digital Twins and the Data-driven Future of Computational Science” By: Dr. Karen E. Willcox Director, Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences Associate Vice President Research, Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas at Austin, External Professor, Santa Fe Institute   ABSTRACT: A digital twin is an evolving virtual model that…
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PHD Student Wanted for full-time GRA

PHD Student Wanted for full-time GRA (Funded by the National Science Foundation) PI: Dr. Jay Frankel, Department Head and R. Myers Endowed Professor Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Title of NSF Grant: New Paradigms for Inverse Heat Conduction Problems: Creative analysis and experiments utilizing advanced technologies Seeking full-time Ph.D. Student— Highly Competitive Stipend, Tuition, Medical…
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Graduate Seminar Series – Dr. Michael W. Renfro, University of Kentucky

“Local Extinction in Gas Turbine Engines and Edge Flame Propagation” By: Dr. Michael W. Renfro Tennessee Valley Authority Professor and Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky   ABSTRACT: In gas turbine engine augmentors, flames are stabilized in high speed flows using bluff body flame holders. The limiting conditions for flame stability are impacted…
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New solar-still technologies hold promise for increased efficiency, lower cost

DATE: 02/03/2021 WRITER: Linda Fresques, 575-646-7416, lfresque@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Sarada Kuravi, 575-646-1587, skuravii@nmsu.edu A team of engineering researchers at New Mexico State University are making headway toward developing technologies that will make the production of freshwater more efficient and cost effective through the use of solar stills. Their work could provide a viable solution for the…
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MAE students and faculty conduct important study on effectiveness of face masks

NMSU researchers find masks, distance important collaborative tools for COVID-19 protection Date: 01/20/2021 Writer: Tiffany Acosta, 575-646-3929, tfrank@nmsu.edu A team of researchers from the College of Engineering at New Mexico State University have published a study that tests the effectiveness of face masks in close human interactions. A team of researchers from New Mexico State…
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2021 Spring Convocation awards two MAE faculty members

Date: 01/19/2021 Writer: Carlos Andres Lopez, 575-646-1955, carlopez@nmsu.edu NMSU kicks off spring 2021 semester with virtual convocation For the first time in its 132-year history, New Mexico State University hosted an all-virtual convocation to kick off the start of a new semester.   NMSU’s Spring 2021 Convocation took place Jan. 19 on Zoom, featuring remarks…
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Self-Isolation Survival Guide, Getting Through the Pandemic

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Spring 2020 Sociedad de Ingenieros

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MAE Assistant Professor to Significantly Increase Solar Stills’ Output

By Hamid M. Rad, Sr. Proposal Development Specialist, RAS As the global population grows and temperatures rise, the demand for freshwater increases. The 2012 Intelligence Community Assessment on Global Water Security warned about the lack of adequate drinking water becoming a destabilizing factor by 2040 in countries with insufficient technical ability to solve their water…
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Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement Details

Although the NMSU community feels deep disappointment in the cancellation of physical ceremonies, we do wish to extend congratulations to the graduating class of 2020! For more information and details about commencement, please click the button below. 

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