Category Archives: STEM News

The Bromilow Lecture is cancelled

The Bromilow Lecture is cancelled. 

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NMSU partners with SecureAmerica Institute for research, workforce development

New Mexico State University has joined the SecureAmerica Institute, a private-public partnership converging technology, economics and policy to enable a secure and resilient United States manufacturing and industrial base, as a founding member.

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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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Meet Dr. Doeun Choe, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at NMSU

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Doeun Choe, who recently joined NMSU’s Department of Civil Engineering. Dr. Choe joins us from Prairie View A&M University where she was an Assistant Professor for seven years conducting research on data-informed modeling including Probabilistic Modeling, Reliability and Uncertainty Quantification as well as Machine Learning in bridge design and offshore wind turbines. Prior to that, she worked for five years as a structural engineer in the industry in Houston, Texas where she was engaged in structural analyses and design of blast-resistant buildings, nuclear plants, and other structures.

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New solar-still technologies hold promise for increased efficiency, lower cost

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 world’s water-stressed regions.

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Multiple NMSU programs recognized on 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Online rankings

Several New Mexico State University programs have been ranked on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Education Programs list offered by U.S. National Universities.

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NMSU’s Physical Science Lab joins SelectUSA UAS Virtual Inbound Investment Mission

New Mexico State University’s Physical Science Laboratory and a team of New Mexico leaders in unmanned aircraft systems and economic development will participation in SelectUSA’s UAS Virtual Inbound Investment Mission, Jan. 25-28. Selected participants in this event include 122 international delegates, representing 70 companies from 19 countries.

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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.

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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 CONTACT: Krishna Kota, 575-646-5720, kkota@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. The study, “Can face masks offer protection from airborne sneeze and cough droplets in close-up, face-to-face human…
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NMSU engineering student research presentations win top awards

Students from the Department of Civil Engineering at New Mexico State University received numerous awards at NMSU’s recent virtual Research and Creativity Week event. Eight civil engineering students presented their projects with four placing in the top 10 of all presentations.

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