Category Archives: Faculty News

Nexus program taps into NMSU expertise to solve food, energy and water challenges

A new food, energy and water nexus program launched by the Center of Excellence in Sustainable Food and Agricultural Systems at New Mexico State University’s College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences will bring together researchers from across the NMSU campus to find solutions to problems found across the state.

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Smart Robot Bed prototype earns recognition for NMSU engineering team

A team of New Mexico State University engineering students have won accolades for their design and prototype of the Smart Robot Bed, a device that can assist elderly and bedridden people regain some sense of independence as well as caregivers.

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Civil engineering assistant professor receives NSF CAREER award

Date: June 16, 2021 Writer: Vladimir Avina, vlad23@nmsu.edu, 575-646-7235 Contact: Ehsan Dehghan-Niri, niri@nmsu.edu, 575-646-3514 Researching an unusual primate from Madagascar landed Ehsan Dehghan-Niri, assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University, the 2021 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development award.   The $579,236 CAREER award will be distributed over…
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Two NMSU Teams Funded by NASA EPSCoR Rapid Response Research Program

NASA EPSCoR program provides seed funding to eligible institutions to enhance nationally-competitive capabilities in aerospace and aerospace-related research in EPSCoR states.

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NMSU mechanical engineering professor receives second Fulbright Faculty award

Igor Sevostianov, professor in New Mexico State University’s Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has received a 2021-2022 Fulbright Faculty Fellowship award. With funding from the U.S. Department of State-sponsored award, Sevostianov will spend the spring 2022 semester in Sofia, Bulgaria, working with colleagues from the Institute of Mechanics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

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Faculty Focus: Abdessattar Abdelkefi, College of Engineering

Abdessattar Abdelkefi, mechanical and aerospace engineering associate professor, received the Westhafer Award, NMSU’s highest award for research at the spring 2021 convocation. From a recent study by Stanford University, he has earned the distinction of being among the top 2 percent of scientists worldwide, in all research disciplines and over their entire career, as measured by the impact of their research publications.

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Foudazi named honoree of first NMSU Intellectual Property Award

In celebration of World Intellectual Property Day April 26, New Mexico State University’s Office of the Vice President for Research and Arrowhead Center will recognize Reza Foudazi with the first NMSU Intellectual Property Award, which honors NMSU faculty or staff who have developed intellectual property with demonstrated societal, industrial or commercial benefits.

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Intelligent.com names NMSU industrial engineering master’s program one of best for 2021

  Intelligent.com, a resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, has announced the Top 45 Master’s in Industrial Engineering Degree Programs for 2021. Among them is New Mexico State University’s Industrial Engineering Master’s Program. The comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 192 accredited colleges and universities in the nation. Each…
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The Bromilow Lecture is cancelled

The Bromilow Lecture is cancelled. 

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NMSU receives NASA Early Stage Innovations grant

New Mexico State University was selected to receive a NASA Early Stage Innovations grant to conduct game-changing space technology research. NMSU’s proposal was one of 14 university-led research proposals chosen to receive up to $650,000 from NASA’s Space Technology Research Grants program for up to three years.

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