Michigan Tech News

Honors

Jeff Naber has been named a fellow, SAE's highest grade of membership.

Michigan Tech's Naber Named SAE Fellow

November 3, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Honored for research into in engine control systems and diagnostics and for advancements in engineering education

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Tess Ahlborn

Michigan Tech Professor Named Distinguished Educator by Concrete Institute

September 15, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Ahlborn honored for her contributions to the educational mission of the precast concrete structures industry.

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princeton review midwest

Michigan Tech Rated A Best in the Midwest; Among Nation’s Top Universities Again by Princeton Review

August 4, 2010
By Dennis Walikainen

Princeton Review ranks Michigan Tech a top midwestern university in 2011 Edition of Best 373 Colleges.

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Mackinac Bridge, photo courtesy of the Mackinac Bridge Authority

Michigan Tech Prof Helps Mighty Mac Gain National Recognition

August 3, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Bridge now a ASCE National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark

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John Johnson

Johnson to Chair National Academies Committee

July 26, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Will review Phase 2 of the 21st Century Truck Partnership Program

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Mark Plichta

Plichta Named ASM International Fellow

July 2, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

A founder of the Enterprise Program

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Jeff Naber receives SAE McFarland Award.

Jeff Naber Receives SAE McFarland Award

June 17, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers) has named Jeffrey D. Naber, associate professor of mechanical engineering, winner of the 2010 Forest R. McFarland Award.

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Hugh Gorman

Gorman, Perlinger Receive Fulbrights

June 4, 2010
By Marcia Goodrich

Destinations Norway and Panama

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Jeff Allen and PhD student Ezequiel Medici are conducting fuel cell research that won them the first Bhakta Rath Research Award.

Jeff Allen, Ezequiel Medici Win First Bhakta Rath Research Award

June 1, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Jeff Allen, associate professor of mechanical engineering-engineering mechanics, and his PhD student, Ezequiel Medici won the first Bhakta Rath Research Award for their work to improve water management in low-temperature fuel cells.

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Michigan Tech Forestry and Environmental Resource Management (FERM) members tend the maple syrup evaporator, keeping the fire going, watching tap levels in the pans, making sure it does not  boil over and drawing off the syrup.

A Sweet Solution to Michigan's Economic Problems

May 24, 2010
By Jennifer Donovan

Dave Kossak, a third-year forestry student at Michigan Technological University, has a sweet solution to Michigan’s economic woes: maple syrup. He’d like to see Michigan become the maple syrup capital of the world, and his proposal for accomplishing that goal has won him a $5,000 scholarship as the fourth place winner of a college student competition called Motivate Michigan.

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