Oregon State School of MIME E-Bulletin

Weekly Newsletter for the School of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
at Oregon State University

May 31, 2016


This Week's Features

School of MIME Three New Endowed Faculty Honored by University, Foundation

The OSU Foundation and the university honored the milestone of all newly endowed professor position holders at a dinner celebration last week. From the School of MIME, Drs. David Blunck (Welty Faculty Fellow), Jonathan Hurst (College of Engineering Dean's Professor) and Kendra Sharp (Richard and Gretchen Evans Professor in Humanitarian Engineering) were presented with plaques for entering endowed professorships in the past year. These three join four more School of MIME endowed professors -- Bob Paasch (Boeing Professor in Mechanical Engineering), Robin Feuerbacher (Tykeson Faculty Scholar in Energy Systems Engineering), Jim Liburdy (James R. Welty Professor in Thermal-Fluid Sciences) and Brian Paul (Tom and Carmen West Faculty Scholar). Congratulations!

 

Online Video to Promote IE Master of Engineering in Engineering Management

Oregon State Ecampus has published its informational video about the School of MIME online industrial engineering master of engineering Engineering Management degree option. Check out the great discussion of the benefits of the online program with Oregon Stater honoree Wes Snyder, progam director Dr. Ean H. Ng, and current online students. The degree program is completed entirely online.

 

The Online MEng Becomes a Secondary Option for ME Grad Students

New developments for MIME graduate students -- the completely online industrial engineering Master of Engineering, Engineering Management option is now officially approved as a secondary option for mechanical engineering graduate students. The option, administered through Oregon State's Ecampus, allows for students to complete the online course load while they are on campus for their mechanical engineering program.


Mark Your Calendar

TechWomen Host Laser Cutting Workshop

Learn about laser cutting and work on your own project at this workshop with TechWomen, sponsored by WME. All experience levels welcome, just bring your own 1-ft-sq. piece of wood or thick paper. Space is limited, but imagination is not. Make your own earrings, artwork, ornaments, or just try out the technology with a project from the instructor. Dinner is provided; safety googles are provided. RSVP is required; closed toed shoes are required.

Laser Cutting Workshop  |  DATE: Wed., June 1  |  TIME: 6 - 9pm  |  PLACE: Graf Hall 3rd Floor conference room

 

Applied Robotics Will Bring Robots to Kelley

The Applied Robotics final-grade competition is Thurs., June 2, from 2-5 pm in the atrium of Kelley Engineering. Robots will play "Let's Go Fishin'" against one another. There are 16 excellent robots in a double-bracket tournament; come cheer on your favorite person or electronic.

 


Announcements

 

Wed., June 1

MIME Graduate Defense: "Analyzing Human Gaze Patterns During Grasping Tasks to Improve Performance of Robotic Grasping," by Sai Krishna Allani, candidate for Master of Science in Robotics, 2 pm, Rogers 226

 

Wed., June 1

MIME Graduate Defense: "An Application of Visual Management to Reduce In-House Material Handling Wastes in SMEs with High Product Variety and Low Volume," by Cody Kopriva, candidate for Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, 11 am, Rogers 226

 

Fri., June 3

MIME Graduate Defense: "Evaluating Cultural Dimensions to Design Better User Interfaces," by Robert Miller, candidate for Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, 1 pm, Rogers 226

 

Mon., June 6

MIME Graduate Defense: "Techno-Economic Optimization and Environmental Impact Analysis for a Mixed Upstream and Midstream Forest Biomass to Bio-Products Supply Chain," by Amin Mirkouei, candidate for Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering, 10 am, Kearney 124

 

Mon., June 6

MIME Graduate Defense: "Composite Tools and Optimization in Racecars to Reduce Mass and Design Time," by Marshall Wagoner, candidate for Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, 9 am, Valley Library - Willamette East Room

 

Thurs., June 9

MIME Graduate Defense: "Design of Complex Engineered Systems Using Multiagent Coordination," by Nicolas Soria, candidate for Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, 3 pm, Kearney 124 3 pm, Kearney 124

 

MPRL Opening Hours – Spring Term, Week Ten

Keep track of the Machining and Product Realization Lab operational hours at their web page. The schedule at the Machining and Product Realization Lab for this week is:
Sunday – closed | Monday 2 - 9 pm | Tuesday 12 - 9 pm | Wednesday 2 - 9 pm | Thursday 8 am - 9 pm | Friday 12 - 9 pm | | Saturday 9 am - 9 pm

 

“MIME Speaks” Toastmasters Club

The School of MIME Toastmasters Club welcomes new members interested in opportunities to improve their communication skills in a friendly and supportive environment. Each meeting includes prepared speeches, entertaining impromptus, constructive evaluations and insights into conducting professional meetings. ESL speakers welcome; those preparing for a specific event welcome; all from School of MIME welcome. Come see what it’s all about. Every Tuesday, 7-8 am, in Rogers 226.

 

Getting Started: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) Student Chapter

MIME faculty associated with human-centered design group are looking to start an OSU student chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society is a multidisciplinary professional association of more than 4,500 persons in the United States and throughout the world. Its members include engineers, designers, and scientists, all with a common interest in designing systems and equipment to be safe and effective for the people who operate and maintain them. To find out more information and to indicate your interest in this student chapter, please complete the online survey. If you have questions, please email Katarina Morowsky at morowskk@oregonstate.edu.


Job and Internship Opportunities

 

These MIME-related job opportunities are a selection of what is available at the OSU Beaver Careers postings, listed in order of closing date:

  • Infosys seeks a Systems Engineer Location: Multiple locations Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 9791 
  • Near Space Corporation seeks a Range Safety Officer (RSO) Location: Tillamook, OR Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10427 
  • First-Tek Inc is hiring for QA with Selenium Location: CA Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 9874 
  • First-Tek Inc is hiring for SQL BI Location: NJ Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 9875 
  • Intel Corporation seeks an Automation Engineer Location: Hillsboro, Oregon Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10712 
  • Near Space Corporation seeks an Aerospace Engineer / Flight Test Engineer - UAS Location: Tillamook, Oregon United States Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10911 
  • Near Space Corporation seeks a Flight Operations Manager - UAS Location: Tillamook, Oregon United States Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10912 
  • E. & J. Gallo - Modesto has a Cellar Operations - engineering internship Location: Modesto Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11175 
  • Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education has a USDA Biochemist/Chemist Postgraduate Research Opportunity Location: Peoria, IL Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11207 
  • Near Space Corporation seeks a Manufacturing Engineer Location: Tillamook, OR Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11231 
  • Infosys seeks a UI/UX Designer Location: Multiple locations Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11234 
  • Infosys seeks a Technology Analyst Location: Multiple locations Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11236 
  • Infosys seeks a Senior Systems Engineer Location: Multiple locations Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11238 
  • Cree, Inc. seeks a New Grad Process Engineer Location: Durham, NC Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11493 
  • BEC seeks ae Electronic/Mechatronic Tech Student Worker Location: Hillsboro, OR Job ad expires on: 5/31/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12231 
  • JE Dunn Construction seeks a Project Engineer | Field Engineer | Mechanical/Electrical Engineer | Estimator Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 6/1/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 6786 
  • Rang Technologies Inc seeks a Data Scientist Location: Piscataway, NJ Job ad expires on: 6/4/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12297 
  • Rang Technologies Inc seeks an R Programmer Location: Piscataway, NJ Job ad expires on: 6/4/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12299 
  • Rang Technologies Inc seeks a SAS Clinical Programmer Location: Piscataway, NJ Job ad expires on: 6/4/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12300 
  • Rang Technologies Inc seeks a Web Analyst Location: Piscataway, NJ Job ad expires on: 6/4/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12301 
  • Marten Transport seeks a Fleet Manager Location: Wilsonville, OR Job ad expires on: 6/6/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11668 
  • Dextro Software Systems INC has Immediate Openings for Hadoop Developers Location: Princeton Job ad expires on: 6/7/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11717 
  • Antra Inc seeks a Java Developer Location: Nation Wide Job ad expires on: 6/10/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11184 
  • Antra Inc seeks a Dot Net Developer Location: Nation Wide Job ad expires on: 6/10/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11185 
  • viagogo seeks a Operations and Customer Service Representative Location: New York Job ad expires on: 6/11/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11801 
  • Precision Castparts Corp. seeks a Co-op and Internship Program Location: various location in United States Job ad expires on: 6/12/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11817 
  • Precision Castparts Corp. has a Operations Management Development Program Location: various location in United States Job ad expires on: 6/12/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11818 
  • ColumbiaGrid seeks a Summer Intern Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 6/13/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11848 
  • VTI West seeks a Continuous Improvement Manager Location: Roseburg, OR Job ad expires on: 6/20/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12002 
  • MTI seeks a Manufacturing/Quality Engineer 1 Location: Hillsboro, OR Job ad expires on: 6/21/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12016 
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks an Associate / Engagement Manager Location: United States Job ad expires on: 6/23/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12042 
  • Mu Sigma Inc seeks a Junior Associate Location: United States Job ad expires on: 6/24/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12043 
  • Ghirardelli Chocolate Company seeks an Industrial Engineer Location: San Leandro, CA Job ad expires on: 6/24/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12048 
  • E. & J. Gallo - Modesto seeks a Coastal Operations Internship Location: Healdsburg, St. Helena, Napa, San Miguel, San Luis Obispo Job ad expires on: 6/24/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10557 
  • MSI International has an Excellent Entry Level Engineer Opportunity Location: Northern Mississippi Job ad expires on: 6/27/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12141 
  • Mondelez International seeks a Production Team Lead - Entry Level Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 6/27/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12143 
  • Arrow Mechanical Contractors seeks a HVAC Careers Location: Tualatin, Oregon Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10193 
  • 3D InFusion seeks an Eng. Tech. 1 Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 6667 
  • 3D InFusion seeks an Eng. Tech. 1 Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 6668 
  • Arrow Mechanical Contractors seeks an AutoCAD Drafter / Assistant Estimator Location: Tualatin, OR Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10184 
  • Cambia Health Solutions seeks a LifeMap Migration Internship Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12070 
  • Cambia Health Solutions seeks a Basefit Software Developer/Entrepreneurship Internship Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12071 
  • Cambia Health Solutions seeks a Basefit Software Developer/Entrepreneurship Internship Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12072 
  • Arrow Mechanical Contractors has an Engineering Summer Internship - FT Paid Location: Tualatin, Oregon Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 10943 
  • AirClean Energy seeks a Mechanical Design Engineer Location: Mechanical Design Engineer Job ad expires on: 6/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12671 
  • Northwest Staffing Resources seeks an Engineer Technician, Temporary Location: Vancouver, WA Job ad expires on: 7/3/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12272 
  • Dexter System Inc seeks a JAVA J2EE Developer on W2 Location: Grand Prairie,TX Job ad expires on: 7/12/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12448 
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeks a Junior Officer Location: Nationwide Job ad expires on: 7/18/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12548 
  • Logistics Insight Corp seeks a Material Liaison Location: Gresham, OR. Job ad expires on: 7/18/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12564 
  • Mill Power Inc. seeks a Mechanical Design Engineer Location: Prineville, Oregon United States Job ad expires on: 7/19/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12608 
  • Columbia Cascade Company seeks a Design Engineer Location: Portland, OR Job ad expires on: 7/23/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12659 
  • ATI Specialty Alloys & Components seeks a Continuous Improvement Leader Location: Albany, Oregon Job ad expires on: 7/26/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12727 
  • Northwest Demolition and Dismantling seeks a Accountant / Contract Administrator Location: Tigard, OR Job ad expires on: 7/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12689 
  • Northwest Demolition and Dismantling seeks a Assistant Project Manager Location: Tigard Job ad expires on: 7/30/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 12690 
  • Target Corporation seeks a Group Leader Location: Albany, OR Job ad expires on: 8/1/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 7118 
  • Target Corporation seeks a Distribution Operations Intern Location: Albany, OR Job ad expires on: 8/1/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 7119 
  • Trillium Technical has entry-level, hands-on mechanical engineering opportunities in the automotive industry Location: Rochester Hills, Michigan Job ad expires on: 8/5/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 5884 
  • State of Oregon - Department of Environmental Quality has Environmental, Natural Resources, & Sciences Careers Location: Portland, Oregon Job ad expires on: 8/14/2016 Beaver Careers ID: 11850 


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