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June 21, 2016

In a spring semester trip to Japan, Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science Associate Professor Ahmed El-Ghannam collaborated with Japanese colleagues about their research in the fields of biomaterials and biomedical devices. Photos from his experience are below.

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June 1, 2016

Professor Sheng-Guo Wang of the Department of Engineering Technology and Construction Management has won a Fulbright Fellowship to teach and conduct research at Hong Kong Polytechnic University for the 2016-17 academic year.

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May 31, 2016

A Systems Engineering student team made up of Richard Alaimo, Justin Ervin, Kevin Wong, William Cole and Hanna Tannous won third place in the Undergraduate Operations Research Competition at the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Annual Conference and Expo 2016, held in Anaheim, CA from May 21 to May 24. The team had already completed the AREVA_FUEL senior design project, and entered their work from that project for the competition.

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May 26, 2016

The Charlotte Business Journal has awarded Lee College of Engineering Dean Bob Johnson a Lifetime Achievement Award for his work in building energy engineering in the Charlotte region. Johnson was honored as part of the Business Journal’s Energy Leadership Awards.

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May 23, 2016
49ers Racing finishes 43rd out of 120 teams at Formula SAE competition

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The UNC Charlotte Formula SAE team made a comeback in the standings in the 2016 Formula SAE competition at Michigan International Speedway, finishing 43rd out of 120 competitors.

The 2015 competition left the 49ers Racing team members with an immense desire to grow together as an organization. More hands on deck, more creativity in the shop, and the ability to take a perfect car to competition were only a few of the changes the team hoped to make for 2016.