Department of Engineering
STEM Scholarship Recipients Named at USM
The University of Southern Maine has named its 2012-2013 recipients of the National Science Foundation STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Scholarships.
Mechanical Engineering Student Featured in Biofuels Article
Matt Pemberton, a senior in USM's Mechanical Engineering program, is chief operating office for Maine Standard Biofeuls. Pemberton and Maine Standard Biofeuls, Maine's only commercial biodiesel plant, were featured in a Portland Press Herald article regarding a tax incentive meant to boost production of biofeuls this year.
Visit to Pratt and Whitney
Engineering students visit Pratt and Whitney.
Instructor Positions in Engineering
The University of Southern Maine invites applications for part-time instructor positions in all areas of engineering.
2012 Faculty Senate Award Banquet
Prof Carlos Luck (pictured on left) and Prof Mehrdaad Ghorashi (pictured on the right) received awards at this year's 2012 Faculty Senate Award Banquet.
Engineering Department Summer Hours
The Engineering Department will be open this Summer
2012 Thinking Matters
Many of our Engineering students participated in Thinking Matters this year. Please take a moment and check out our 2012 Thinking Matters Photo Gallery, within it you will find pictures of our students with their posters and descriptions of what their projects were.
NEW COURSE ANNOUNCMENT FOR FALL 2012
Starting Fall 2012, the Engineering Department is now offering a series of 1 credit Engineering Tools courses in Mathematica and Solidworks.
USM Participates in Maine Engineering Week Banquet and Expo
The Departments of Engineering and Technology took part in the Maine Engineers Week Banquet and Expo at the University of Maine on March 2-3. 2012. The Friday night banquet featured speaker was Lawrence L. “Kaz” Kazmerski, Executive Director at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado, and a recipient of the World Photovoltaic Award for outstanding leadership and contributions to the worldwide advancement of photovoltaic science and technology.
Departments of Engineering and Technology host the Western Maine MathCounts Competition
On Saturday, February 4th, USM's Departments of Engineering and Technology hosted the Western Maine MathCounts Competition attended by 52 Middle School students.