President-elect of civil engineering society to speak at S&T

Posted by on February 7, 2019

Dr. K.N. Gunalan (Guna) will present a talk, “Engineering the Future” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, in Room 125 of Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Guna is vice president of alternative delivery at AECOM, based in Salt Lake City, and president-elect of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

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Lecturer to examine culture of strength

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Dr. Simon J. Bronner, Maxwell C. Weiner Distinguished Visiting Professor of Humanities, will present a lecture 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, in St. Pat’s C of the Havener Center. His talk is titled “In Search of the Modern Hercules: The Material Culture of Strength.” A reception will follow the lecture.

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Computer science seminar: Parallel balanced binary trees using just join

Posted by on February 4, 2019

The computer science department will host a lecture by Yihan Sun, a Ph.D. student in computer science at Carnegie Mellon University, 10-10:50 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, in Room 209 Computer Science Building.

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Urban water management topic of Oct. 19 lecture

Posted by on October 11, 2018

Dr. Glen T. Daigger will present the Mathes Distinguished Lecture at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, in Room 120 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. His presentation is named “Closing the Knowing/Doing Gap.”

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Tap into fiber optics discussion at Public House

Posted by on October 8, 2018

Muhammad Roman, a Ph.D. student in electrical engineering at S&T, will present a talk at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the loft of Public House Brewing Co. in Rolla. The topic will be fiber-optic electric field sensing. His talk is part of the Research on Tap lecture series.

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Learn about women’s roles during Civil War

Posted by on July 25, 2018

The next two speakers in the library’s summer exhibition, “Impressions of the Civil War in the West,” will teach about the roles of women during the war. Both presentations are free and open to the public, and will be on the second floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library:

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Historians to present Civil War lecture next two Fridays

Posted by on July 11, 2018

Dr. George Hoemann will present a lecture titled “Did Slavery cause the Civil War?” at 7 p.m. Friday, July 13. Florian Waitl will present a lecture titled ““The Human Dimension of War: Lessons and Insights of Local Civil War History Taught at the U.S. Army Engineer School” at 7 p.m. Friday, July 20.

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Geotechnical engineering expert to present Prakash lecture today

Posted by on May 3, 2018

Dr. James K. Mitchell, a National Academy of Engineering member and University Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Virginia Tech, will present the Shamsher and Sally Prakash Distinguished Lecture at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, in Room 121 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Mitchell’s talk is titled “Geotechical surprises – or are they?” He will highlight three illustrative case histories and discuss how they were reviewed and if what went wrong could have been anticipated.

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Get advice on publishing technical papers

Posted by on January 29, 2018

Faculty and graduate students are invited to a presentation titled “A Primer About Publishing Technical Papers in International Journals: Sharing an Editor’s Experience,” by Dr. Ted Stathopoulos. The presentation will be held 1-2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, in Room 120 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Lunch will be provided. RSVP to cafe@mst.edu.

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MAE graduate seminar planned Oct. 19

Posted by on October 18, 2017

The mechanical and aerospace engineering department and the Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers will host a presentation by Dr. Brandon Runnels 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, in Room 199 Toomey Hall.

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