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Dr. Tony Schmitz Elevated to Prestigious SME College of Fellows

Date Published: 
July 29, 2016

(DEARBORN, Mich., July 27, 2016) — SME, which serves the manufacturing industry by promoting advanced manufacturing technology, has elected Dr. Tony Schmitz of the Mechanical Engineering Department to its 2015 College of Fellows.
Date Published: 
July 21, 2016

UNC TV has produced a new video story about Mechanical Engineering Professor Nigel Zheng's research into looking at the human body as a collection of simple machines, which are defined as mechanical devices that change the direction or magnitude of a force. The video story is here.

Date Published: 
July 15, 2016

Lee College of Engineering alumnus Dhiaa Jamil, along with Joe Price and Michael Wilson have been elected officers for the UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees for 2016-17, effective July 1. They will serve as secretary, chair and vice chair, respectively.

Date Published: 
July 14, 2016

Mechanical Engineering students Tucker Bisel, right, and Stuart Gambill, left, are helping build a Tomographic Particle Image Velocimetry system as part of their graduate research at UNC Charlotte. The TomoPIV system is the only one of its kind in the United States.