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Data Center Cooling System Verified at 70 Percent More Energy Efficient

The study by IE Ph.D. candidate Babak Lajevardi with Assistant Professor Karl Haapala and EEC Director Joe Junker is helping IT Aire, a local startup company, through an Oregon BEST commercialization grant.

Charting Wind Energy’s Impact on Birds and Bats

Dr. Roberto Albertani's research could help the wind energy industry reduce death rates related to bird-blade strikes.

Capstone Project Team Designs Winning Scheme for Ergonomic Cab

Oregon DOT fleet management wanted to improve the ergonomics of their trucks and the comfort of their drivers, and MIME developed a winning tool.

Research Partnership Aims to Shed Light on Machine’s Moving Parts

Machine builders A&K Corp. develop a computerized model of their top-selling corn husking machine for future design improvements.

Graf Hall Gets Ready for Robotics Hub

Vision to create a top-notch robotics research facility under way

In delivering on our mission commitments, the School of MIME continues to focus our resources and demonstrate measurable results in the areas of highest importance to our stakeholders:

  • Preparing the next generation of mechanical, industrial, manufacturing and energy systems engineering professionals; and
  • Performing leading-edge research that ensures a better future for our state, nation and world.

We deliver a top-tier, hands-on engineering education to our students; and our graduates get jobs. As well as bringing tremendous dedication and talent to their teaching, MIME faculty are research leaders in their fields. And our School enjoys – and is much the stronger for – our strong ties with industry and ongoing connections with MIME alums.

Engineering News

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Running robots of future may learn from world’s best two-legged runners: birds

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Oct 29, 2014
The best bipedal runners in the world may be birds, and OSU researchers are studying them to make better robots.… Read full story.
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Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator accepting applications

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Oct 22, 2014
The Oregon State University Advantage Accelerator program will begin its next cohort in January, and is now seeking participants.… Read full story.
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Lomónaco to direct Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory

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Oct 10, 2014
Pedro Lomónaco, an expert in coastal and maritime engineering, has been named the director of the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory.… Read full story.
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Grant to enhance minority participation in STEM disciplines

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Oct 9, 2014
A five-year, $3.44 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help improve STEM education at OSU and other collaborating universities.… Read full story.
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Rivers recover natural conditions quickly following dam removal

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Oct 8, 2014
Rivers can quickly return to their natural state, both physically and biologically, following removal of dams, a new study shows.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Oct
31
2014

Lessons learned from recent earthquakes

Scott A. Ashford, Kearney Professor and dean of Oregon State University’s College of Engineering, will share lessons learned from investigating recent earthquakes in Chile, New Zealand, and

Nov
04
2014

Peace Corps - Information Session

Learn all about the new Peace Corps application and how to put your best foot forward. 

Come with questions and your resume!

Nov
12
2014

Washington River Protection Solutions - Information Session

Washington River Protection Solutions is the U.S. Department of Energy’s prime contractor responsible for safely storing, retrieving and treating chemical and radioactive waste in underground tanks at DOE’s

Jan
14
2015

NW Industrial Energy Efficiency Summit

The region's premier gathering of industries and energy interests working together to advance northwest industrial competitiveness through energy efficiency at the 7th Annual NW Industrial Energy Efficiency Summit.

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