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NEWS

Marquette ranked 83rd among national universities in U.S. News and World Report 2022 undergraduate rankings    

2021 Graduate student virtual poster sessions

2021 Opus College of Engineering Outstanding Teacher: Dr. Phil Voglewede

GRANTS:

Dr. Somesh Roy, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has earned a 5-year $549,699 award from the National Science Foundation CAREER program for the project titled, “CAREER: A scalable multiscale modeling framework to explore soot formation in reacting flows.” These CAREER awards are highly competitive and some of the most prestigious grant awards that early career faculty may receive. 

Dr. Somesh Roy, Mechanical Engineering - $11,000 SFF and RRG - How black is black carbon: A first-principle-based study of radiative properties of soot or black carbon

Drs. John Borg and Brooke Mayer are Co-Investigators on a 1-year award from Kohler Company along with Drs. Krassimira Hristova (PI) and Chris Marshall (Co-I) from Biological Sciences.  The award is $84,707 for the project titled, “Shear Stress Required to Remove Microorganisms from Common Bath Surfaces Using Moving Air.”

Dr. Le Zhou has received a 2-year $200,000 award from the National Science Foundation for the project titled, “ERI: Manufacturability of Novel High Temperature Aluminum Alloys Through Additive Manufacturing Cycle.”

Dr. Joe Domblesky (PI), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, along with Dr. Phil Voglewede (Co-PI), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Dr. Richard Povinelli (Co-PI), Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, have received a 3-year award from the Defense Logistics Agency in collaboration with Advanced Technology International (ATI).  Marquette’s portion of the award is $502,832 for the project, Intelligent Impression Die Forging Process Monitoring.

Dr. John Moore has received a 3-year, $464,025 award from the National Science Foundation for the project, “Determining the Driving Force for Fatigue Crack Nucleation in a Superelastic Nickel Titanium Shape Memory Alloy.”

Two faculty members in Mechanical Engineering have forged a new relationship with Deublin USA and have received funding. Dr. John Moore received $8,600 for the project, “Elastoplastic Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Steel/SiC Shrink Fits,” and Dr. Phil Voglewede received $25,000 for “The MIRT.”

Dr Kris Ropella (PI) and Dr. Allison Murray (Co-PI) have received a 3-year $300,000 award from the GHR Foundation for the project, “Racial Equity and Community Engagement Seed Grant.”

Dr. Joe Domblesky has received a 1-year $6,204 award from the Forging Industry Educational and Research Foundation (FIERF) for the project, “Robotic Forging Cell Development for Education and Research - Phase 2.”

  • Dr. Joe Domblesky (PI), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, along with Dr. Phil Voglewede (Co-PI), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Dr. Richard Povinelli (Co-PI), Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, have received a 3-year award from the Defense Logistics Agency in collaboration with Advanced Technology International (ATI).  Marquette’s portion of the award is $502,832 for the project, Intelligent Impression Die Forging Process Monitoring.
  • Dr. Somesh Roy, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has received a 10-month $10,000 award from the Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium for a project titled, “Grit and Self-Regulation in Engineering Education: An Intervention via Community of Practice.”  Co-Investigators include Dr. Amber Young-Brice, Assistant Professor of Nursing, and Ms. Jenna Lassila, Assistant Director of Academic Advising in the Opus College of Engineering.
  • Dr. John Borg, Professor and Chair of Mechanical Engineering, has received a 1-year award from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research in the amount of $154,900 for the project “"(DURIP) Thermal Imaging Camera for Dynamic Events of Heterogeneous Materials.”
  • Dr. Joe Schimmels, Robert C. Greenheck Chair in Design and Manufacturing and Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has received a 3-year $749,976 award for the project, “NRI: FND: Dexterous Manipulation Using Multi-Serial Manipulator Systems with Real-Time Compliance Modulation.”  Dr. Shuguang Huang, Research Associate Professor of  Mechanical Engineering, is the Co-PI.