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Erasmus+ Programme 'Mobility for Learners - Higher Education Student Mobility'

December 14, 2018 - The Erasmus+ Program "Mobility for learners and staff – Higher Education Student and Staff Mobility" (Mobility for students and teachers) is a major component of the Erasmus+ program in higher education. Mississippi ...
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MSU Remains Highest-ranked Research University in Mississippi, According to Latest NSF Survey

December 5, 2018 - Mississippi State remains ranked among the nation’s top 100 research institutions and the Magnolia State’s leading research university in a new report from the National Science Foundation. The recently ...
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HugYourEngine.com Shines 'Spotlight' on CAVS Researcher's Work

November 20, 2018 - One of the main objectives of #HugYourEngine is to shine a spotlight on individuals who are helping make internal combustion engines cleaner and more efficient. The first spotlight is on fellow Wisconsin graduate, ...
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CAVS' Doude and Carruth Write for the 'Conversation' about Autonomous Research at MSU

November 8, 2018 - Autonomous vehicles can follow the general rules of American roads, recognizing traffic signals and lane markings, noticing crosswalks and other regular features of the streets. But they work only on well-marked ...
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MSU’s CAVS Debuts ‘Halo Project’ Supercar in Las Vegas

October 30, 2018 - Mississippi State researchers and students are traveling 1,757 miles this week to unveil the university’s “Halo Project” supercar at the world’s premier automotive specialty products trade ...
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MSU CAVS Chosen to Compete in EcoCAR Mobility Challenge

October 29, 2018 - Mississippi State University has been invited for the fifth consecutive time to participate in the nation’s premier automotive engineering competition. Competition sponsors U.S. Department of Energy, General ...
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Vahedifard, Faculty Researcher with GRI and CAVS, Research Article Published in Nature International Journal of Science

October 1, 2018 - A Mississippi State endowed faculty member says that while the U.S. is seeing a spike in the occurrence of natural hazards, such as wildfire and drought, increased impacts are being felt around the world from events ...
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Deana Card, a Research Security Professional Returns to MSU as Director

September 18, 2018 - A longtime research security professional has returned to Mississippi State, where she started her career in the field nearly 20 years ago. Deana Card, MSU’s director of research security, began working with ...
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MSU Officials Discuss Plans for Newly Acquired Property to Benefit CAVS Research an HPC2 Member Institute

September 10, 2018 - Mississippi State has recently acquired property adjacent to the Thad Cochran Research, Technology and Economic Development Park that the university’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems will use to develop ...
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Alan Alda Shares Value of Communicating Science During Lecture at MSU

August 30, 2018 - Award-winning actor Alan Alda shared his passion for communicating science with the Mississippi State University community during a public lecture. Alda, best known for his role as Hawkeye Pierce on “M*A*S*H,” ...
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Starkville Company with Ties to MSU HPC2 Research Gains TECH Challenge Grant from NFL

August 30, 2018 - A Starkville-based company launched from a Mississippi State research program is receiving $20,000 for testing of a product to improve safety for football players. The National Football League (NFL) and ...
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Mississippi State's Institute for Systems Engineering Research Team Earns National Recognition

July 5, 2018 - An academic paper written by a team of Mississippi State University engineering researchers and an assistant professor of industrial & systems engineering won three awards at the recent American Society for ...
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MSU's CAVS Collaborates with Technical University of Kosice for Application of Erasmus+Mobility Grant

June 28, 2018 - Mississippi State University and CAVS, through their partnership with the Technical University of Kosice, has announced an opportunity for researchers to apply for a portion of an Erasmus+ Mobility Grant for 2018/2019. ...
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Mississippi State Joins ‘The Conversation’ Website for Expert Commentary and Analysis

June 11, 2018 - Mississippi State is joining a leading national commentary and analysis program in which university researchers contribute articles and collaborate with journalists to produce timely content on topics grounded in ...
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MSU's Roundtable on Autonomous Driving Draws International Crowd of Industry Leaders, Researchers

June 1, 2018 - Mississippi State and the university’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems hosted an international gathering this week [May 29-30] to discuss issues related to autonomous driving and advanced driving-assist ...
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Strawderman, a CAVS Researcher, is First Recipient of International Paper Endowed Chair

February 26, 2018 - Lesley Strawderman, an associate professor and undergraduate coordinator of industrial and systems engineering within Mississippi State University's Bagley College of Engineering, has been named as the first recipient ...
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CAVS Researcher Du Named Fellow of International Engineering Organization

February 16, 2018 - Bagley College of Engineering faculty member Qian (Jenny) Du has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Du joins the newly elevated class of 2018 IEEE fellows for her ...
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Parrish Named New Associate Vice President for Research

February 14, 2018 - One of the nation's leading cybersecurity researchers and a former executive administrator at the University of Alabama is taking a leadership role at Mississippi State. After a national search, Allen S. Parrish ...
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CAVS Uses Supercomputing for 'Halo Project' Driverless Supercar

January 31, 2018 - Mississippi State is once again pushing the limits of automotive engineering through the development of a self-driving, all-electric sport utility vehicle. Engineered by a team at MSU's Center for Advanced Vehicular ...
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The MSU Office of Research and Economic Development's HPC2 Member Research Centers and Institutes Play a Key Role in Building Economic Development in State

January 18, 2018 - Economic development is a team sport. It takes lots of partners pulling together and bringing all resources to bear to land the projects that will bring dozens, and sometimes hundreds, of jobs to our state. Mississippi ...
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Mississippi State Reflects on Another Year of Growth and Rising Prominence as Research Leader

January 2, 2018 - Building on its legacy as a world-class research institution where students are driven to make a difference, Mississippi State University made headlines in 2017 for its dynamic achievements in areas such as agriculture ...
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Policy Makers and Experts Debate Future AI Policy

December 18, 2017 - As a leader in artificial intelligence, MSU's Dr. Cindy Bethel speaks before Congress last week about the future of artificial intelligence. See Bethel's testimony here. ...
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CAVS Collaborates with MSU Library to Provide Students with Access to Virtual and Augmented Reality

November 13, 2017 - Mississippi State University is one of the first universities in the country to provide all students with access to the latest virtual and augmented reality equipment, thanks to a partnership between MSU Libraries ...
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Mississippi State University and ERAU-Daytona UAS GREEN Energy Research Findings Published

September 27, 2017 - Embry-Riddle Aeronautics University used a small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to study the effects of wind turbines on farmland beneath them and found that they can impact soil, crops and livestock. Farmers can ...
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CAVS to Continue Major Role in Testing Reliability and Safety of Army Ground Vehicles

September 22, 2017 - Continuing its robust history of research in support of national defense and security, Mississippi State University will play a major role in testing the performance, safety and reliability of U.S. Army ...
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U.S. Energy Department Taps MSU Scholar for $750,000 Early Career Award

September 11, 2017 - A Mississippi State assistant professor of chemical engineering is receiving a prestigious early career research award, along with $750,000 in research funding, from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. Neeraj ...
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International Researchers Come to MSU's CAVS to Discuss Future of Advanced Automotive Research

September 11, 2017 - Researchers from several international universities are at Mississippi State University's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems this week to discuss advanced automotive technologies and future research collaborations. CAVS ...
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Walden Takes Wheel at CAVS; Dennis to Lead CAVS Extension

August 9, 2017 - A major research center at Mississippi State University has a new leader. Bagley College of Engineering alumnus Clay Walden is the new executive director of the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems at ...
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CAVS Researcher receives Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award

August 8, 2017 - A Mississippi State University assistant professor of mechanical engineering is among 37 researchers selected to receive a prestigious junior faculty grant from Oak Ridge Associated Universities. Lei Chen has received ...
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University's CAVS Partners with Entergy to Improve Electrical Grid, Boost Reliability

June 19, 2017 - Through its partnership with Entergy's planning department, MSU's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems team is working to develop a load-serving capability tool and a relay settings automation tool, among other ...
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Chief Scientist at the HPC2-CAVS SimCenter and Bagley College Professor Receives International Research Chair

April 21, 2017 - A professor from the Bagley College of Engineering has been named to an international chair by a French national research institute. Dave Marcum, the chief scientist at MSU's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems ...
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Mississippi State CFD Expert is Designing New Artificial Lung Device

April 3, 2017 - Greg Burgreen, an authority on computational fluid dynamics and a well-respected researcher with Mississippi State University's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, is helping researchers at the University of ...
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CAVS-E to Continue Role in Manufacturing Partnership

March 21, 2017 - Mississippi State University's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems sister center CAVS-Extension in Canton has secured an additional five years of federal funding, ensuring it will continue to play a key role in ...
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Grant will Fund MSU and UK Research to Advance Understanding of Infant Head Trauma

March 15, 2017 - A research collaboration between Mississippi State University and Cardiff University in the United Kingdom aims to increase understanding of infant head trauma. Using funds from an Engineering and Physical Sciences ...
NSF Survey: Mississippi State Ranked Among the Nation's Top 100 Research Institutions

NSF Survey: Mississippi State Ranked Among the Nation's Top 100 Research Institutions

November 21, 2016 - The recently released NSF Higher Education Research and Development Survey for Fiscal Year 2015 places the university at 94th overall among public and private institutions in the country, based on $226.4 million ...
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CAVS Names New Associate Director, Shanti Bhushan

November 9, 2016 - After serving four years as an assistant research professor at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), at Mississippi State University, Bhushan is the Center's new associate director. He also serves as ...
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CAVS Extension Grant to Help Spur Job Growth and Economic development

October 24, 2016 - Mississippi State's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Extension will lead a team of seven centers and agencies in an effort to spur job growth and economic development in south Mississippi thanks to a $490,000 ...
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Rowland Named Interim Director of Mississippi State's I2AT

May 17, 2016 - By Jim Laird STARKVILLE, Miss.--A senior research administrator is taking the reins of an advanced technology institute at Mississippi State this summer. Zach Rowland has been named interim director of the Institute for Imaging ...
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PSA Peugeot Citroën Creates a New OpenLab in Morocco Dedicated to the 'Car of the Future'

January 26, 2016 - As part of its Open Innovation strategy and in line with its commitment to staying on the leading edge of automotive research, PSA Peugeot Citroën (Paris:UG) is strengthening its ties with top post-graduate ...
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EcoCAR 3 Team Receives Competition Car

January 21, 2016 - When members of the Mississippi State EcoCAR 3 team first laid eyes on their 2016 Chevrolet Camaro, it was easy for them to see it for the sleek sports car it was. However, they were far more concerned about turning ...
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Mississippi State Computer Simulations May Help States Predict Flooding

January 20, 2016 - As southern states experience record rainfall during the winter season, spillways and levee systems in southern Mississippi and Louisiana are acting as defense systems to prevent the Mississippi river ...
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Nominations Wanted for Powe, Research Awards

January 11, 2016 - The nomination period is now open for Mississippi State University's 2016 Research Awards and the Ralph E. Powe Research Excellence Award. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to submit nominations ...
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Mississippi Stateís Walters and Dennis named associate directors of CAVS and CAVS-E

December 7, 2015 - Two recognized leaders in engineering, research, service, and education are filling the associate director positions for the Center for Advanced Vehicle Systems located at Mississippi State University and for CAVS-Extension in Canton, Mississippi. Keith Walters, a professor of Mechanical Engineering and a faculty researcher at CAVS, spent seven years at Clemson University earning his Bachelor of Science, master's and doctorate degrees. He joined the Bagley ...
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State Spotlight- A Head of the Game

October 28, 2015 - Mechanical engineering professor Mark Horstemeyer speaks to participants in the Jack Hatcher Entrepreneurship Seminar, part of the engineering entrepreneurship certificate offered as a collaboration between ...
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Using Ground Robots for a Tactical Advantage

September 22, 2015 - While many law enforcement agencies are turning to UAS, unmanned ground systems can also provide many benefits. For the last four years, Cindy Bethel, director of the Social, Therapeutic, and Robotic Systems ...
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MSU/CAVS Faculty Research Featured in Science Magazine

August 25, 2015 - A Mississippi State University assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering and CAVS faculty member is the lead author on a letter published on August 21st in Science magazine. Farshid Vahedifard, ...
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MSU's CAVS Develops Fuel-saving System for Armored Vehicles

August 13, 2015 - A North Mississippi-based armored vehicle company will soon manufacture a more fuel-efficient product because of improvements developed by a major Mississippi State research organization. At the university's ...
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We Ring True: Concussion Research

July 7, 2015 - This Southeastern Conference Network, :60-second-video highlights the research MSU scientists are conducting to develop lightweight, super-strength materials to build sports helmets that help prevent head ...
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We Ring True: Car of the Future

July 7, 2015 - This SEC Network, :60-second-video highlights the research MSU engineers are completing to create "Smart Car" technology for powertrains of the future. The CAVS' researchers use HPC2 supercomputers ...
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Mazzola Receives BCoE Career Award

June 25, 2015 - Dr. Michael S. Mazzola, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, received the 2015 Career Achievement Award from the Bagley College of Engineering. This award is presented ...
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While Focused on Auto Industry, MSU's CAVS Broadens its Scope

May 27, 2015 - From The Dispatch- By Slim Smith Now with a regular staff of 60 full-time employees and 240 professors, faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students, Mississippi State University's Center for ...
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NATO Report Features Mississippi State Research

May 21, 2015 - From Mississippi State University News- Work underway at Mississippi's flagship research university is playing a pivotal role in the design and development of the next generation of armored ground vehicles ...
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Horstemeyer Earns SEC Achievement Award

April 13, 2015 - Dr. Mark Horstemeyer received a regional award for his commitment to teaching, research and scholarship. Horstemeyer, a professor and the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) chair in computational ...
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EcoCar 3 Team Readies for Competition

April 7, 2015 - From WCBI News- See article and video about the EcoCar 3 team as it gets ready for competition next month- WCBI News ...
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Vice President of Research and Economic Development Earns National Award

February 13, 2015 - The Weed Science Society of America presented David Shaw, the university's vice president for research and economic development, with its 2015 Public Service Award for his leadership on the issue of herbicide ...
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Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems showcases innovation at MSU

December 19, 2014 - Faculty and students at Mississippi State's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) showcased several developments to visitors from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Mississippi Department ...
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MSU, ERDC Launch Collaborative Research Initiative

October 24, 2014 - Officials from Mississippi State University, State of Mississippi and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed an agreement to create the Institute for Systems Engineering Research (ISER) at the Engineer Research and ...
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Thompson Receives Distinguished Visiting Fellowship

October 14, 2014 - David Thompson, associate director of the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) and professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering, received a prestigious Distinguished Visiting Fellowship ...
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MSU Building "Car of the Future"

September 4, 2014 - A Mississippi State University team of faculty members, alumni and students are developing the "Car of the Future." The work is being done at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) and the team ...
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Mississippi State Climbs Supercomputing Ranks

August 14, 2014 - Mississippi State University is again ranked as a leading academic supercomputing site, according to Top500, an international organization dedicated to cataloging the world's most powerful computer systems. ...
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EcoCAR3: MSU Picked for Nation's Premier Automotive Engineering Competition

April 28, 2014 - For the fourth consecutive time, Mississippi State University has been invited to participate in the nation's premier automotive engineering challenge. The U.S. Department of Energy and General Motors ...
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CAVS Faculty Member Receives SEC Faculty Achievement Award

April 23, 2014 - CAVS faculty member, Dr. Hossein Toghiani, is among those selected for the 2014 Southeastern Conference (SEC) Faculty Achievement Awards. Dr. Toghiani is a senior engineering professor and researcher at ...
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Students Invited to MSU EcoCAR 2 Team Meeting- January 20th

January 16, 2014 - The MSU EcoCAR 2 team will host its spring kickoff meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday [Jan. 20] at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems in the Thad Cochran Research Park. The meeting will be an interest ...
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CAVS Leader Earns Major Engineering Profession Recognition

January 14, 2014 - Dr. Roger King is receiving the highest membership honor of a leading international organization. He will be formally designated later this month as a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics ...
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CAVS Studies High Temperature Aerospace Materials in Modern Turbine Engines

December 6, 2013 - The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) at Mississippi State University recently received multi-year funding from the Multi-Scale Structural Mechanics and Prognosis program (PM: Dr. David Stargel) ...
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Mississippi State Receives $1.9 Million in Job Accelerator Grant

October 23, 2013 - The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced that Mississippi State University and partners will be awarded nearly $2 million of $20.5 million in grant awards to fund projects to accelerate job creation ...
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CAVS Researcher Wins TMS Fundamental Research Award

October 21, 2013 - CAVS researcher, Bin Li, was recently notified that he is a recipient of the 2013 TMS Light Metals Magnesium Best Paper – Fundamental Research Award. This award recognizes the individual excellence ...
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HPC2 Boosts MSU Supercomputing Power

October 2, 2013 - The state's premier research university is boosting its high-performance computing capabilities with the installation of a new supercomputer. Mississippi State's High Performance Computing Collaboratory (HPC2) will ...
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King Appointed to KITECH Advisory Board

September 25, 2013 - Roger King has been appointed to an international advisory board by the Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH). The board has a focus on the industrialization of advanced technologies. Board ...
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CAVS Faculty Member Named Fellow by Society of Engineering Science

September 16, 2013 - Douglas Bammann, a CAVS faculty member and Bagley College of Engineering mechanical engineering professor, is receiving the highest grade of membership from the Society of Engineering Science. Bammann ...
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CAVS Researchers' Solidification Work Garners Global Attention

August 7, 2013 - MSU researchers at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems have produced solidification work that has garnered a third place position in a poster competition at the 2nd World Congress on Integrated Computational ...
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Miss Mississippi USA: Sky the Limit for Former CAVS Aerospace Engineering Student

June 14, 2013 - Paromita Mitra, a 21-year-old Mississippi State University aerospace engineering student, is competing in the 2013 Miss USA Pageant on Sunday, June 16th airing at 8 p.m. on NBC. Good ...
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MSU's EcoCAR 2 Team Completes Competition

May 24, 2013 - Mississippi State's EcoCAR 2 team is bringing home several awards from year two of a highly competitive three-year advanced automotive engineering challenge. They earned awards for Best Controls Presentation; ...
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CAVS Extension's Puryear Achieves 'Black Belt' Certification

May 6, 2013 - Analyst Steve Puryear of Mississippi State University's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Extension based in Canton recently was certified as a full Innovation Engineering Black Belt. In addition to ...
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MSU EcoCAR2 on Display at Infinity Science Center

April 23, 2013 - The MSU EcoCAR2 is on display in the Infinity Science Center at Stennis Space Center. It is part of a three-year collegiate engineering competition and promotes the advancement in engineering and environmental ...
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CAVS to Sponsor Composites in Transportation Symposium

March 12, 2013 - The first Composites in Transportation Symposium at Mississippi State will bring together industry, government and education officials to discuss how best to advance composite technologies. The symposium ...
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Researchers with CCS and CAVS Named AAAS Fellows

February 25, 2013 - Drs. Mark A. Novotny (CCS) and Mark F. Horstemeyer (CAVS) were recently honored as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Novotny of the Department of Physics and Astronomy ...
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MSU EcoCar Team Gears up for Hybrid Competition

January 25, 2013 - Mississippi State University's EcoCar2 team will participate in the winter training portion of the General Motors and Department of Energy "EcoCar2: Plugging into the Future" competition in Austin, TX, ...
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Horstemeyer to be Honored by Two National Organizations

January 22, 2013 - Mark F. Horstemeyer, a chair professor in mechanical and computation engineering as well as the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) chair of computation solid mechanics and the center's chief ...
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CAVS and Severstal North America Form Partnership

January 16, 2013 - The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) and Severstal North America recently launched the Steel Research Center (SRC) to establish and operate a world-class steelmaking technology hub. The partnership ...
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MSU College of Engineering Distance Education Reception Held

December 5, 2012 - On December 4th, Dr. Lori Bruce, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, Bagley College of Engineering, Mississippi State University, and Ms. Rita Burrell, Manager for Graduate and Distance Education, hosted ...
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MSU/CAVS and KITECH Form Partnership

November 19, 2012 - Mississippi State University and Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding recently which establishes the KITECH-CAVS Center for Root Technologies. Root technology ...
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Poss Named MSU HPC2 Strategic Initiatives Director

November 12, 2012 - A senior United States Air Force officer, Maj. Gen. James O. Poss, will begin his new duties as director of strategic initiatives in the High Performance Computing Collaboratory (HPC2) at Mississippi State ...
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Dr. Swan and Research Team Improving Depth Perception in Augmented Reality

October 15, 2012 - Dr. J. Edward Swan and his team at Mississippi State University (MSU) are working to improve depth perception in the augmented reality environment, with the support of the National Science Foundation (NSF). Augmented ...
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CAVS PhD Student Receives National Defense Scholarship

September 20, 2012 - Chris Moore, CAVS Ph.D. student in Aerospace Engineering, was recently awarded the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Skibbie Scholarship Award, according to the NDIA and its Executive Committee. Moore's ...
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MSU Opens New Business Incubator Building in Research Park

September 18, 2012 - A grand opening was held in the Thad Cochran Research, Technology and Economic Development Park for its newest building which will house a business incubator as well as II-VI Inc., a Pennsylvania-based ...
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CAVS and the Starkville Police Department Partner in Using Robotics Technology

August 7, 2012 - The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems and the Starkville Police Department have been working together for the past several years in testing and using high-tech equipment that is beneficial for both. ...
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CAVS Students Participate in 2012 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

July 30, 2012 - Eight Mississippi State juniors and seniors were winners of the university's 2012 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium. Organized by the Judy and Bobby Shackouls Honors College in collaboration with ...
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CAVS Extension Wins Regional Award for Work with Nissan

July 24, 2012 - The CAVS Extension office recently accepted a 2012 Innovator Award for its work with Nissan at the nearby vehicle assembly plant in Canton, MS. The recognition specifically cited the "Enhancing On-the-Job ...
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Symposium of Predictive Science and Technology in Mechanics and Materials Held

July 2, 2012 - The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) and the James Worth Bagley College of Engineering hosted the third-biennial Symposium of Predictive Science and Technology in Mechanics and Materials. The ...
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King Named Co-chair of NATO Team

June 7, 2012 - Dr. Roger King is the new co-chair of a group overseeing development of next generation technology to protect ground vehicles for the world's leading military alliance. King, director of the Center for Advanced Vehicular ...
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MSU Team Earns First Place Finish in EcoCAR 2 Competition

May 25, 2012 - Mississippi State's alternative vehicle design team was named the Year One winner at the EcoCAR 2: Plugging In to the Future competition which was held in Los Angeles, CA. 15 universities were in attendance ...
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EcoCAR to be Featured at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

April 27, 2012 - EcoCar will be featured this summer in Washington, D.C. as part of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in the Sustainable Solutions area. The festival is held on the National Mall and runs from June 27th ...
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Williams Featured in the MSU "Our People" Segment

March 19, 2012 - Dr. Lakiesha Williams who is a biomedical engineer, researcher and assistant professor at Mississippi State was featured in the MSU "Our People" segment recently. She is also the director of the interdisciplinary ...
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Stone Implements Outreach Program

March 19, 2012 - In August 2011, Dr. Tonya Stone, an Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering, implemented The NanoClub, an outreach program at the Boys and Girls Club of Starkville funded through a National Science ...
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Horstemeyer distinguished by West Virginia University

March 19, 2012 - On February 20, 2012, Dr. Mark Horstemeyer was elected to the Academy of Distinguished Alumni of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at West Virginia University. This is the highest recognition the Mechanical ...
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New Book by Horstemeyer Recently Published

March 19, 2012 - The book “Integrated Computational Materials for Metals”, by Dr. Mark Horstemeyer has just been published by Wiley. For complete details, please see the announcement flyer. ...
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CAVS Studies Radiation Effects on Nuclear Reactor Materials

March 9, 2012 - Mark Tschopp, an assistant research professor at Mississippi State, has led efforts to create better predictive models for materials used in extreme environments such as nuclear reactors. The research is funded by ...
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MSU CAVS Extension Wins Economic Development Honor

February 16, 2012 - Mississippi State's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Extension is a major honoree of the Mississippi Economic Development Council. The university's Canton-based office recently accepted the Community ...
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MSU Program Gives Nissan Clear Vision

January 20, 2012 - In 2009, Nissan presented the following problem to a group of MSU undergraduate students as part of their senior project in the electrical and computer engineering program: Once a car is assembled, Nissan ...
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MSU's EcoCar Team is Speeding Along to Success

January 20, 2012 - The Mississippi State University (MSU) EcoCar team has spent the past three years participating in EcoCar: The NeXt Challenge. Sponsored by General Motors (GM) and the U.S. Department of Energy, this three ...
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Driving Simulator lets CAVS Study Distracted Driving Affects on Law Enforcement

December 14, 2011 - With a grant from the National Institute of Justice, CAVS researchers Teena Garrison and Carrick Williams are using the CAVS driving simulator to evaluate officers’ driving performance in various ...
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Researchers Work to Help Protect MSUís Gridiron Gladiators

December 14, 2011 - To prepare the Bulldogs for this elite level of play, the MSU Athletic Department has partnered with the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) for a new sports performance program. Combining engineering ...
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CAVS Researcher Discusses Safety at Motorsports Conference

December 8, 2011 - Dr. Teena Garrison, assistant research professor for the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems at Mississippi State University recently discussed safety concerns at the International Motorsports Industry ...
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Movin' Maroon Held at CAVS

August 24, 2011 - Roger King stood outside of Mississippi State's Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems Tuesday and eyed what he sees as the future of transportation. Looking at the Nissan Leaf, a completely electric vehicle, ...
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MSU Research Center Hosts Weekend 'Eggcellent' Teacher Workshop

August 17, 2011 - A Mississippi State program training teachers to help students of all ages see the importance of seatbelt use includes a curriculum of applied mathematics, physics--and raw eggs. Through its Mission Eggcellence ...
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EcoCar Team Completes Competition

June 20, 2011 - Mississippi State's 2011 CAVS EcoCar team finished the international challenge with high honors. The university group was among 16 entries completing the three-year competition this week in Detroit, Mich., ...
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CAVS Researcher Recognized by ASMI

May 11, 2011 - Dr. Mark Horstemeyer who leads the university's computational solid mechanics research program now holds the highest honor in another international professional society. Horstemeyer, a team leader for ...
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CAVS Wins National Award

January 10, 2011 - The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems at Mississippi State University won "Excellence in Business Assistance and Entrepreneurship" at the University Economic Development Association's annual competition ...