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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.

Powering Advancements

Date Published: 
July 14, 2016

Business North Carolina July, 2016
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.

Power System Infrastructure

Date Published: 
July 11, 2016

Power System Infrastructure At the FEPPCON 2015 Power System Infrastructure Session, six papers were presented, and notes were taken by Marcelo L. Heldwein. The papers were: “Introduction and Explanation of Format” by Johan H. Enslin, Energy Production and Infrastructure Center and University of North Carolina, Charlotte, United States “Challenges for Developing the Integrated Grid” by Mark McGranaghan, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, United States