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Mark French
Come to class, build a guitar. In Purdue Polytechnic, a college that strongly emphasizes hands-on learning, is it any wonder that Professor Mark French’s “guitar lab” course is a...
Published: February 21, 2023
Front row, left to right: Damin Zhang (in grey sweatshirt), Yifei Hu, Julia Rayz, and Rey (Alex) Gonzalez. Back row: Jacob Zietek, Jinen Setpal, and Jack Lambert
Purdue Polytechnic graduate research assistants Rey (Alex) Gonzalez, Yifei Hu and Damin Zhang are members of a student research team competing in Amazon’s international Alexa Prize TaskBot...
Published: February 21, 2023
Yifu Wu (graduate research assistant), Jiansong Zhang (co-principal investigator), Jin Wei-Kocsis (principal investigator), Byung-Cheol “B.C.” Min and Dongming Gan (co-principal investigators), standing in Knoy Hall’s D. Dorsey Moss Construction Lab with an unmanned aerial vehicle and a robotic vehicle
An interdisciplinary team of Purdue Polytechnic researchers received National Science Foundation (NSF) funding to study how teams of humans and robots will work together at construction sites. The...
Published: February 17, 2023
Angel Price
Angel Price, senior manager of engineering services at Walt Disney World Resort, dreamed of a career in the entertainment industry working in special effects. She found her way into our Mechanical...
Published: February 13, 2023
Paul Parsons
An effort to facilitate collaboration and research related to cyberinfrastructure (CI) has been awarded $7.5 million by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The effort was conceived by a national...
Published: February 07, 2023
Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar
Purdue Polytechnic’s Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar has been named a recipient of Purdue’s 2023 Jefferson Award.
Published: February 02, 2023
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for December 2022.
Published: January 31, 2023
Hudson Tsang
When a childhood medical issue with his eyesight delayed his plan to become an airplane pilot, Hudson Tsang learned there’s more than one way to fly. He discovered that Purdue Polytechnic...
Published: January 31, 2023
University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs
Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to participate in the Airport Cooperative Research Program’s University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs. Students from Purdue...
Published: January 16, 2023
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for November 2022.
Published: December 31, 2022
Nah’Shon Williams (Purdue University photo/Charles Jischke)
A new partnership with a national college outreach and youth leadership development organization gave Purdue Polytechnic's Nah’Shon Williams, who is majoring in construction management...
Published: December 20, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic’s Sudip Vhaduri and Siva Sahitya Simhadri received the best paper runner-up award at the IEEE/ACM international conference on Connected Health: Applications, Systems and...
Published: December 12, 2022
Toni Munguia
Purdue Polytechnic’s Toni Munguia was named a recipient of the 2022 Special Boilermaker Award for her dedication to Purdue. The award honors Purdue faculty and staff members who have...
Published: December 12, 2022
Brittany Newell & Jose Garcia-Bravo
Purdue Polytechnic’s Brittany Newell and Jose Garcia-Bravo and their colleagues created a novel wet-mixing method that allows for embedding sensors within the structure of 3D-printed parts....
Published: December 09, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for October 2022.
Published: November 30, 2022
Markell Jones
Markell Jones, a 2019 graduate from Purdue Polytechnic’s professional flight program, was named Mr. Football in Indiana as a high school senior and became number 6 in all-time rushing yards...
Published: November 28, 2022
Tatiana Ringenberg
Purdue Polytechnic’s Tatiana Ringenberg earned the title of “Boilermaker” four times — as an alumna with bachelor’s, master’s and PhD degrees, all from Purdue,...
Published: November 21, 2022
John Sheffield
Purdue Polytechnic’s John Sheffield was named a winner of Purdue’s 2022 Outstanding Leadership in Globalization Award.
Published: November 19, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for September 2022.
Published: October 31, 2022
The first cohort of Kiewit Scholars includes 15 students, 11 from the College of Engineering and four from Polytechnic.
Veronica Brems, Blaise King, Raul Molina and Autumn Yang, Purdue Polytechnic students majoring in construction management technology, have been named as inaugural Kiewit Scholars.
Published: October 21, 2022