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Presentation Today on Polymeric Drug Carriers and Mass Release Control
Anna Trusek-Holownia of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology will give a short presentation at 11 a.m. today in Room 123 of the Cato Springs Research Center.
Industrial Engineering Professor Publishes Third Book
Gregory S. Parnell, research professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering, has just published his third book, Trade-off Analytics: Creating and Exploring the System Tradespace.
NIH/NCI Grant Will Further Investigation of Breast Tumor Margin Assessment
Magda El-Shenawee, electrical engineering professor, will use the $424,081 grant for her work on an intraoperative and rapid method of detecting positive cancer margins during conservative breast cancer surgery.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., U of A Create Supply Chain Innovation Center
A $2.75 million grant to the U of A will establish an interdisciplinary center for excellence in supply chain management technology research.
Industrial Engineering Professor Appointed to Fellowship with Air Force Research Lab
Harry Pierson, assistant professor of industrial engineering, has been appointed as a fellow in the 2017 Air Force Research Lab Summer Faculty Fellowship Program at AFRL-Materials and Manufacturing.
U of A Start-Up Team Wins University of Manitoba Investment Competition
The interdisciplinary student entrepreneurship team, Grox Industries, takes home $15,000 to help establish their startup company.
U of A Community Design Center Receives Green Good Design Award
The center collaborated with university partners on the “Conway Urban Watershed Framework Plan: A Reconciliation Landscape.”
Industrial Engineering Student to Receive Prestigious Scholarship
Anthony Woods, a senior in industrial engineering, has received notification he has been selected by the Society for Health Systems to receive a scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year.
Ozark Integrated Circuits Wins Energy Award for Geothermal Electronics
Ozark Integrated Circuits Inc., a technology firm located at the Arkansas Research and Technology Park, has received a $155,000 award to provide integrated circuits on data collection systems in geothermal wells.
Apply Now for College of Engineering Summer Camps
The College of Engineering offers summer camps for students currently enrolled in 1st through 11th grade. Visit engineering-camps.uark.edu.