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Isaac to lead space consortium

Posted by on August 3, 2021

Dr. K.M. Isaac has been named director of the NASA-Missouri Space Grant Consortium. Created in 1991, the Missouri Consortium of the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program is sponsored by NASA through a cooperative agreement and is led by Missouri S&T.

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Canfield contributes to NASA report on cancer risks for astronauts

Posted by on July 6, 2021

Dr. Casey Canfield, an assistant professor of engineering management and systems engineering, contributed to a report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine titled “Space Radiation and Astronaut Health: Managing and Communicating Cancer Risks.”

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Hosder elected fellow of aerospace society

Posted by on May 4, 2021

The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) has elected Dr. Serhat Hosder, a professor of aerospace engineering, as a fellow in the oldest international professional institution devoted to the aerospace community.

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To NASA and beyond – Dajae Williams to speak on March 18

Posted by on March 11, 2021

Join student diversity initiatives 2-3 p.m. Thursday, March 18, for a Women’s History Month presentation titled “Inspirational Women in STEM featuring Dajae Williams.”

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Missouri S&T among winners in NASA’s BIG Idea Challenge

Posted by on February 2, 2021

The success of NASA’s future plans to explore and inhabit the moon may depend in part on research by university students, including a team of seven from Missouri S&T who have won a grant from the space agency to develop a way to remove lunar dust.

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Canfield joins National Academies committee

Posted by on February 2, 2021

Dr. Casey Canfield, an assistant professor of engineering management and systems engineering, has been named to a committee to review and assess NASA’s processes for long-term risk assessment and management for missions with respect to cancer due to exposure to space radiation.

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In the news: Mining the moon, filters for face masks

Posted by on November 3, 2020

Dr. Leslie Gertsch, associate professor of geological sciences and engineering, was asked by Business Insider what NASA’s discovery of water on the moon could mean for space mining and exploration.

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Go beyond NSF at proposal writing workshop

Posted by on February 17, 2020

The vice chancellor for research’s office will host a workshop titled “Beyond NSF: A Workshop About Writing Proposals to Other Federal Agencies” 1:30-2:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in the Missouri-Ozark Room of the Havener Center.

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Graduate student receives NASA fellowship

Posted by on February 4, 2020

Andrew Hinkle, a Ph.D. student in aerospace engineering at Missouri S&T, is part of a select group of graduate students across the U.S. to receive a NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF). Through the award, Hinkle plans to help advance the agency’s understanding of how particle flows such as Martian dust storms could affect spacecraft landings. […]

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Space Week activities start today

Posted by on November 18, 2019

Dr. Marco Cavaglià, professor of physics, will review his research into gravitational waves and their importance at 5 p.m. today (Monday, Nov. 18) in Room 103 Engineering Management Building. This is the first of several events planned for Space Week 2019. The schedule includes:

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