OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

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On the road to becoming an Oregon State Engineer™

A science fair on steroids

Oregon State graduate students showcase research in Portland.

Combining passions to impact the environment

Rebecca Hutchinson’s work in computer science focuses on advancing ecological research.

National Science Foundation program entices students to burgeoning robotics program

Samantha Hemleben and Pavel Zaystev work with Professor Ross Hatton modeling jumping spider movement on an air hockey table.

Creating a better future: Our mission is to transform lives and enhance society through impactful education and research. In an inclusive and open environment, we produce graduates who are highly valued and in demand, solutions to global challenges, and partnerships that ensure responsiveness to Oregon and beyond.

Engineering News

OSU News Release

New program to help homeowners, businesses assess their earthquake risks

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Jun 1, 2016
The Cascadia Lifelines Program has created a new online tool that anyone in Oregon can use to better identify the risks they face from a major earthquake on the Cascadia subduction zone.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

OSU robotics program ranked best in West, fourth in nation

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May 19, 2016
The graduate robotics program in the OSU College of Engineering has been ranked as the best in the western United States and fourth in the nation, according to Grad School Hub.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Engineers create a better way to boil water – with industrial, electronics applications

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May 4, 2016
Engineers at Oregon State University have found a new way to induce and control boiling bubble formation, that may allow everything from industrial-sized boilers to advanced electronics to work better and last longer.… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Jun
29
2016

Today’s Women in Science and Technology 2016 Summit

Leadership Academy Pillar: PROFESSIONAL or COLLABORATIVE

The non-profit Cambia Portland Classic LPGA tournament is the longest running women's pro tour event in the country. This event has been

Jul
14
2016

Cascadia Resilience

The Oregon State School of Civil and Construction Engineering is pleased to announce the new short course, Cascadia Resilience. The purpose of the course is to provide engineering

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From the Ingenium Blog

Stemming the flow: Students identify costly stormwater intrusion in Corvallis sewers system

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Jun 9, 2016

By Steve Frandzel By analyzing average daily water flow rates through the Corvallis sewer system and the length of time that pumping stations operated, Mathew Palmer and his Expo project team determined that large volumes of excess water is infiltrating the system through cracks and fissures in underground pipes. “Whenever it rains a lot, water […] Read full story.

Finding the right angle to improve solar panel efficiency

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Jun 9, 2016

By Steve Frandzel Corbin Moser’s Expo team was tasked by EarthCruiser USA in Bend, Oregon, to increase the efficiency of solar panels mounted on the company’s all-terrain expedition vehicles. EarthCruiser vehicles are designed to be self-sufficient during long-term travel in remote locations. They rely on solar panels coupled with batteries for power when parked, and […] Read full story.