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Carl R. Ice College of Engineering

Carl R. Ice
College of Engineering

1046 Rathbone Hall
1701B Platt St.
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-5590
deanengr@k-state.edu

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September 2019

Inaugural cohort of Rural Resource Resiliency NSF research trainees selected
The Rural Resource Resiliency graduate training fellowship, funded by the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship, known as NSF NRT, program at Kansas State University has selected 16 students in its first cohort.

Engineering college names BHC RHODES 2019 company of the year
The Kansas State University Carl R. Ice College of Engineering will honor BHC RHODES as the 2019 Company of the Year at its 36th annual Career Fair recognition event, Sept. 25 in the atrium of Rathbone Hall.

Four doctoral students awarded University Distinguished Graduate Student Awards for 2019
Two engineering doctoral candidates among the winners of the University Distinguished Professors Graduate Student Awards to be recognized at the Sept. 17 meeting of the University Distinguished Professors Group.

Technology Development Institute assists company with manufacturing automation
A manufacturing company with a facility in Kansas is getting a boost with its production of new products by working with the Technology Development Institute in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University.

Engineering college awards 24 named faculty positions under matching initiative
The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering announces the naming of 24 faculty members as recipients of either a Keystone Research Scholar or Cornerstone Teaching Scholar award funded as a part of the Carl R. Ice Faculty Development Initiative Match Program.

University launching online computer science undergraduate certificate
Kansas State University's online undergraduate certificate in computer science teaches students how to develop novel, computer-based solutions to real-world problems in a variety of fields.

Industrial engineering student earns third place in paper competition
Madison Tischhauser, senior in industrial engineering, was awarded third place in the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers 2019 Annual Conference and Expo paper competition. 

August 2019

Computer science professor designated as engineering chair
Pascal Hitzler, professor of computer science, has been named recipient of the Lloyd T. Smith Creativity in Engineering Chair, designating him as a highly regarded educator and researcher in the field of computer science.

Shamir named Keystone research faculty scholar
Lior Shamir, associate professor of computer science, has been appointed as a Nick Chong Keystone Research Faculty Scholar.

Civil engineering senior wins national scholarship
Angie Mitchell, senior in civil engineering, has been awarded the 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction Education Foundation Scholarship in honor of Fred R. Havens, former owner of Haven Steel Products Inc.

Two students receive Gilman Scholarship for study abroad experience
Elshaddai Abamegal, senior in mechanical engineering, is one of two Kansas State University students will take their learning abroad for the fall 2019 semester with the help of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.

Anthony named interim department head of chemical engineering
Jennifer Anthony, associate professor, has been named interim department head of the Tim Taylor Department of Chemical Engineering, effective July 22.

K-State researchers to track water movement in plant stems
Scientists at K-State are building a tool to noninvasively measure how water moves through the stems of farm crops and other plants.

Research team awarded $2.8M DOE grant to enhance solar energy capabilities, resiliency of power grid
K-State announced that it received a three-year, $2.8 million research award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office to advance solar energy's role in strengthening the resilience of the U.S. electricity grid.

July 2019

Stream of success: Fountain Wars Team takes first, continues winning tradition
It was nothing less than the best for students of the Kansas State University Fountain Wars Team in 2019. The creative design group from the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering brought home first-place honors in a recent international competition.

Architectural engineering student awarded top scholarship
Owen Lutz, sophomore in architectural engineering, is the recipient of the 2019-2020 Freshman Engineering Scholarship awarded at the ASHRAE annual conference June 22-26 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Rasheed honored with endowed recognition in civil engineering
Hayder Rasheed, professor of civil engineering, has been appointed as the Thomas and Connie Paulson Civil Engineering Outstanding Faculty Member, effective July 1.

Civil engineering senior wins national ASCE scholarship
Angie Mitchell, senior in civil engineering from Keosauqua, Iowa, has been awarded the 2019 Eugene C. Figg, Jr. Civil Engineering Scholarship from the American Society of Civil Engineers, or ASCE.

Deere & Company funds precision planting project with Kansas State University research team
Development of a precision planting system, offering producers the ability to plant large areas of acreage rapidly while maximizing yield per acre, will be the goal of a research team at Kansas State University.

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