Tag Archives: Sandia National Laboratories

Chavez promoted by Sandia

James M. Chavez has been promoted by Sandia National Laboratories to vice president of the energy, nonproliferation and high-consequence security division and Sandia’s international, homeland and nuclear security program management unit.

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Gifts that go beyond dollars

Not all support to the college of Engineering comes in the form of monetary gifts. While corporate financial support comes to NMSU’s engineering programs, some of most valued contributions are human in nature.

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Image compression design challenge to kickoff National Engineering Week at NMSU Feb. 15

On Saturday, Feb. 15, a student design challenge will be held in the Aggie Innovation Space, located in New Mexico State University’s Ed and Harold Foreman Engineering Complex.

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National Hispanic-Serving Institution Engineering Spotlight

Anthony Medina began his career at Sandia National Laboratories in 1983 as a member of the technical staff in the Firing Sets Department, where he was co-developer of a novel electronic safing, arming, and firing technology adopted by the Department of Defense for conventional weapons.

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NMSU grad coordinates international engineering alumni group

Benjamin Davenport ’01 can’t go into too much detail, but he is the keeper of a crimson NMSU baseball cap that has, at last count, been photographed in 28 countries across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America.

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Lockheed Martin gift supports engineering education programs

The New Mexico State University College of Engineering has received $20,000 from Lockheed Martin, the operating contractor for Sandia National Laboratories as part of an extensive Memorandum of Understanding forged between the two institutions earlier this year. The gift will be used to support STEM education programs sponsored by the College of Engineering.

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NMSU engineering student awarded Sandia fellowship

New Mexico State University engineering student Joshua Hill has been awarded a $40,000 fellowship at Sandia National Laboratories.

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NMSU and Sandia National Laboratories formalize partnership

The New Mexico State University College of Engineering and Sandia National Laboratories will continue to focus on increased inter-institutional research and collaboration opportunities for the next five years.

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Steve Castillo named HENAAC’s 2012 Engineer of the Year

It wasn’t inevitable that Steve Castillo would become an engineer. But it wasn’t surprising, either, given his upbringing. It’s not surprising, either, given his upbringing, that he has moved to the very top of his chosen profession.

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NMSU engineering alum honored by President Obama for early career accomplishments

New Mexico State University electrical engineering alumnus Stan Atcitty has been named by President Obama as one of 96 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. This award is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on outstanding scientists and engineers who are early in their independent research careers.

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