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Brittany Coats: Understanding Brain Injury

Each year, approximately 1,300 children in the U.S. are victims of severe or fatal head trauma from child abuse such as shaken baby syndrome, according to the National Institutes of Health. For many, the diagnosis comes too late — a child can go to a hospital several times before a doctor realizes the infant was a victim of abuse….

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M.E. News

Five Open Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Five Open Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah invites applications for five tenure-track positions at the assistant or associate rank with a Fall[...]

Smart Helmet Protects Players from Concussions

Smart Helmet Protects Players from Concussions

KSL: SALT LAKE CITY — Football is a high-risk sport, and no one knows better than Jordan High School wide receiver Jackson Bolingbroke who suffered a c[...]

Dean Brown Receives Prestigious Honors

Dean Brown Receives Prestigious Honors

Richard B. Brown, dean of the University of Utah’s College of Engineering, received two prestigious honors on the same day: He was elected to the N[...]

Announcements

Distinguished Seminar: Jay D. Humphrey, Ph.D.

Distinguished Seminar: Jay D. Humphrey, Ph.D.

Mechanical and Mechanobiological Factors in Aneurysm Progression Friday, January 15, 3:00 pm Sidney & Marian Green Classroom (3550 MEK) Reception to follow at 4:00 pm Jay D. Humphrey, Ph.D. Professor[...]

ME Student Awarded NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF)

ME Student Awarded NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship (NSTRF)

 University of Utah mechanical engineering  Ph.D. candidate, John Greenhall, advised by mechanical engineering assistant professor Bart Raeymaekers, received a 2015 NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship ([...]

UofU-BYU Seminar Exchange: Eric Homer, Ph.D.

UofU-BYU Seminar Exchange: Eric Homer, Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering is excited to announce the creation of a UofU-BYU Seminar Exchange. Our first seminar is planned for Thursday, December 3 11:00 am - 12:00 noon in[...]