OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Rosalba Brambila: Overcoming life’s challenges to earn a college degree

Rosalba Brambila's path to graduation has been fraught with challenges many would find hard to imagine.

Water + People + Environment: Intersecting passions bring grad student to Oregon State

When he graduates in June, Viducich hopes to continue helping people in water-starved regions of the world.

Environmental engineering senior claims Fulbright scholarship

Stephanie Rich, who will graduate in June from the College of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering, will soon travel to Germany as a Fulbright scholar to research groundwater contamination.

Creating rocket scientists from scratch

It’s a story that seems made for Hollywood.

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

OSU student programmers impact highway safety

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Jun 18, 2015
OSU students are now in the tenth year of working with the Oregon Department of Transportation to develop innovative software for nearly 50 projects.… Read full story.

OSU professor wins national mentorship award

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Jun 12, 2015
Margaret Burnett, a professor of computer science at Oregon State University, has won a national award for her leadership in encouraging women and minorities to pursue computer science.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Earthquake preparations need to start now, OSU dean advises federal officials

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May 21, 2015
Developing the resilience to withstand a massive earthquake is the responsibility of public agencies, private businesses and individuals, OSU's Scott Ashford advised Congressional leaders this week.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

New energy sensors at OSU will test local electric grid

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May 7, 2015
An energy test bed being installed at OSU and other nearby sites will help provide a better understanding of the local electric grid and avert blackouts.… Read full story.
OSU News Release

Professional workshop to explore surging interest in the “Internet of Things”

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May 6, 2015
A workshop on May 14-15 in Portland will bring together representatives from industry, universities, federal laboratories and state economic agencies to explore the manufacturing of “Smart Goods."… Read full story.

Upcoming Events

Jun
30
2015

Probing attosecond electron emission dynamics at solid surfaces

Prof. Jürg Osterwalder
Department of Physics, University of Zurich, Switzerland (currently on sabbatical at Stanford/SLAC)

The response of conduction electrons in solids upon excitation by light

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From the Ingenium Blog

OSU Civil Engineering Students Successfully Complete Clean Water Project in Nicaragua

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Feb 11, 2015

by Makenzie Budge and Caleb Lennon The Oregon State University student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) completed its second international service project last summer. The chapter designed and built a rainwater catchment system to bring clean, potable water to the community of Little Corn Island, Nicaragua, where the community’s septic systems […] Read full story.

Robotic humans, phase one

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Sep 2, 2014

Mechanical engineer endeavors to improve hand surgeries Sutures have been the primary way to connect muscles, tendons, or any biological tissue for 30,000 years. This fundamental method of sewing together living body parts has served humankind well, but Ravi Balasubramanian sees room for improvement. Through a new research project called REHand (for Re-Engineering the Hand) […] Read full story.