mining and nuclear engineering

CEC leadership changes announced

Posted by on June 26, 2019

Dr. Rich Wlezien, vice provost and dean of the College of Engineering and Computing, announced on June 21 changes and updates for several departments.

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New employees announced

Posted by on May 13, 2019

The following employees joined Missouri S&T in April. Please join the Miner community in welcoming these new staff members:

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Thank you! Staff Council recognizes mining, nuclear engineering staff

Posted by on April 4, 2019

Although the event was on April Fools’ Day, Staff Council members weren’t kidding when they thanked the mining and nuclear engineering staff for all their work during a reception at McNutt Hall on April 1.

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Surprise! Eight faculty receive Sustained Excellence in Teaching Award

Posted by on January 8, 2019

Eight Missouri S&T faculty were honored with the 2017-18 Sustained Excellence in Outstanding Teaching Award at S&T’s faculty awards banquet on Dec. 4.

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34 faculty members honored for outstanding teaching

Posted by on December 4, 2018

Thirty-four Missouri University of Science and Technology faculty members will receive the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2017-18. The winners will be recognized at a ceremony tonight (Tuesday, Dec. 4).

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S&T to honor 28 faculty for excellence

Posted by on December 4, 2018

Twenty-eight S&T faculty members will receive awards for excellence and achievement in teaching, research and service at a ceremony tonight (Tuesday, Dec. 4).

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18 faculty receive tenure, promotions

Posted by on October 2, 2018

Eighteen faculty members at Missouri S&T received promotions or tenure effective Sept. 1. The faculty members are:

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In the news: Explosive engineering research, Las Vegas mobster, Lie-detecting kiosk, Mars Rover team, moon ice, Mazoon College visit, next-gen batteries

Posted by on August 7, 2018

  • Mining Magazine published the article, “Missouri S&T Team Takes on Explosive Engineering Research” on July 30 about research led by Dr. Kyle Perry, assistant professor of mining and nuclear engineering. In the study, Perry’s team will pair explosives with common mining materials, with the ultimate goal of improving mine safety.
  • Dr. Larry Gragg, professor emeritus of history, was interviewed by reporter Tom Hawley on channel KSNV in Las Vegas. In the news segment, which aired Aug. 1, Gragg discussed how mobster Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel shaped Las Vegas.
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    Leadership changes in mining and nuclear engineering

    Posted by on June 15, 2018

    Dr. Braden Lusk, chair and professor of mining and nuclear engineering since August 2016, has resigned from S&T effective July 1 to take a position with the commercial explosives company Dyno Nobel. In the interim, Dr. Kwame Awuah-Offei, associate professor of mining engineering, will serve as interim director of mining engineering, and Dr. Hyoung-Koo “Hank” Lee, associate […]

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    Grad student to present at ANS meeting

    Posted by on June 4, 2018

    Salman Alshehri, a Ph.D. student in nuclear engineering, will present his research at the annual meeting of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) June 17-21 in Philadelphia. He received a travel grant from the Council of Graduate Students to attend the meeting.

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