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Concrete in space: Investigating cement solidification in a microgravity environment

The need to build durable infrastructure on other planets is coming. To prepare, Penn State researchers have teamed up with NASA to explore how cement solidifies in microgravity environments.

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Challenge accepted

In an effort to modernize and reimagine the United States’ power grid, Penn State researchers have qualified for a highly selective, innovative competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy

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Advancing equity in the College of Engineering

Tomer Eldor was exposed to the subjects of chemistry, physics and calculus when she moved to the U.S. from Israel four years ago. At that moment, she knew she had found her passion, and wanted to attend a university to study chemical or biomedical engineering.


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Thank you from the College of Engineering

With continued support from our Penn State family, we are committed to inspiring change and impacting tomorrow. Thank you!

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Microstructure sensitive ultrasound: Advancing biomedical additive manufacturing

Andrea Arguelles, assistant professor of engineering science and mechanics, seeks to develop a model-based ultrasonic method that will enable use of additive manufacturing in biomedical applications.



Penn State Engineers Week

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Kudroff Lecture | How My IE/OR Education Shaped My Leadership: The Bard, Among Others, Was Correct

102 Leonhard Building
4:35 p.m. (reception); 4:50 p.m. (lecture)

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Spring Semester Classes End

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Around Campus

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Heard on campus: Retired astronaut, Penn State alumnus Guion “Guy” Bluford Jr.

Retired astronaut and Penn State engineering alumnus Guion “Guy” Bluford Jr. recently presented a talk titled “STEM Forward: Minorities in Engineering” at Penn State Harrisburg.

Read more about Dr. Bluford’s experiences as an astronaut, space shuttle flights, and the future of manned space flight.

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