Mechanical Engineering Newsletter 2019

bruce murray

ME Department in 2019: New leader, groundbreaking research

Professors study brain structure, better microswitches, improving electronics packaging and more.

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scott schiffres

Scott Schiffres earns NSF CAREER Award

Anyone who has had a computer or cellphone overheat will appreciate the research that Scott Schiffres, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, is conducting with support from a five-year, $500,000 National Science Foundation CAREER Award.

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New way to make micro-sensors may revolutionize future of electronics

Binghamton University researchers have found a way to improve the performance of tiny sensors that could have wide-reaching implications for electronic devices we use every day.

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Alumni Spotlight: Zhiting Tian

After earning her MS at the Watson School, this mechanical engineer went on to study at MIT and is now teaching at Cornell.

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Binghamton Motorsports finds success in first Formula racing season

Last year’s Binghamton Motorsports Formula Team, for the first time, constructed and competed with an internal combustion vehicle. The team, including project manager Jacob Honsinger, met the challenge head-on.

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