Faculty Search: The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Rice University is seeking to fill two tenured/tenure-track faculty positions with a start date of July 1, 2018. For more information, go here.
Tayfun Tezduyar, the James F. Barbour Professor of Mechanical Engineering (MECH) at Rice University, will receive the 2018 Ted Belytschko Applied Mechanics Award from the Applied Mechanics Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Jing Gu, a junior in mechanical engineering, spent her summer working as a research intern at two universities in Japan. Now she has "a deeper understanding of computational fluid dynamics, and a clearer direction for the future.”
Last year, Devon Merz was in his business communication class when his professor announced that an internship was available with the KIPP Houston Public Schools. The organization wanted a student who could create a system to crunch data.