Engineering In the News

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2016 CCEC Innovation Day

The CCEC School of Engineering is hosting the 2016 Innovation day on Monday, April 18, 2016 at the UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center. This event highlights our students' senior projects with poster sessions and oral presentation.

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Water Resources Field Camp TLO - Summer 2016

Dr. Chris Brown in Engineering is offering a course called “Water Resources Field Camp TLO: From the Mountains to the Ocean in the Pacific Northwest” for summer 2016.  The course will be a summer C course starting week of May 9 th .  Travel to Oregon will be from July 16 th to July 25 th .  Eligible undergraduate students will be awarded a travel scholarship for up to $1,600.  Other out of pocket expenses per student are expected to cost less than $850.  Students will register for a summer elective for the course.  Graduate students may also be considered for the course but will not be able to get the scholarship and will be responsible for all travel costs themselves. 

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UNF Engineering students leaving mark on Mars

UNF Engineering students hope to leave thier mark on Mars by building a mining robot for an upcoming NASA competition at Kennedy space center.

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FES Scholarship opportunities for engineering students.

Engineering students are invited to apply for scholarships from the Florida Engineering Society.  For more information visit the FES Scholarship website.

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UNF engineering students are playing with toys

UNF engineering students are adapting battery powered toy cars for use by children with disabilities. To donate to this project fill out the Pledge Form or go to UNF Giving site (Designation: Other, Acct. #0882-5300-00).

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Clay County Sheriff's Office Robot Rehab at UNF

The Clay County Sheriff's Office took delivery of their newly refurbished robot after it underwent a two month rehab by students from the University of North Florida's Electrical Engineering program Thursday morning, July 10, 2014.

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APR Energy becomes the new sponsor of the Osprey SAE Student Race Team

OspreyRacing_2012_team_400x250John Campion, CEO of APR Energy, has generously pledged to provide financial support and employees will assist as coaches and mentors to the students.

The College is thankful for APR Energy’s willingness to engage these students in engineering concepts that challenge their academic knowledge and actually puts theory into reality.

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UNF student team heads to NASA to test experiment in zero gravity

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

First Coast News highlighted the team of UNF students selected by NASA to fly their experiment in the G Force One aircraft.   The team is exploring how fluid, like blood, moves at very low flow-rates.

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UNF School of Engineering students tour JEA plants with Florida Public Service Commission Chair

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

UNF School of Engineering students tour JEA plants with Florida Public Service Commission Chair, Art Graham, as part of DiscoverE Engineers Week.

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UNF Engineering students use 3D modeling to rapid prototype steering gearbox for Osprey Racing

Saturday, February 8, 2014

UNF School of Engineering students, members of the Formula SAE Osprey Racing Chapter, designed and constructed a prototype for a 90-degree, steering gearbox using 3D CAD/CAM software and a 3D printer.

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Dr. Adel El Safty is the invited speaker at ACI

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Dr. Adel El Safty is the invited speaker at the January 2014 meeting of the American Concrete Institute.  Dr. El Safty will be presenting "Testing & Evaluation of New Basalt FRP Bars."




Captured in video: Intro to Engineering students demonstrate engineering principles

Students in Dr. Juan Aceros' Introduction to Engineering course explore engineering principles in this fantastic video ...


The Bridge of Northeast Florida TEAM UP Summer Camp Visit

 The UNF School of Engineering, African American Faculty & Staff (AAFSA), and the African American Student Union (AASU) hosts The Bridge of Northeast Florida TEAM UP Summer Camp Visit with activities planned for 28 June, 05 July, 12 July, 19 July, and 26 July.  For more information, please contact Ms. Kathie Carswell, School of Engineering, (904) 620-1392 or Ms. Sheila Spivey, AAFSA, (904) 620-1566.


PCI - Foundation Engineering Design Studio Lecture Series presents Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Mohti, P.E.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Mohti, P.E., of the Civil Engineering Department of Ohio Northern University will speak on "Seismic Performance of Prestressed Box-Girder Highway Bridges."  The lecture will be given in Building 039 (J. Brooks Brown Hall), Room 1003, on Tuesday, 08 November 2011, from 4 to 5:15 p.m.

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