Stories tagged with: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Robot wars

June 5, 2024 The goal is simple: destroy or render your opponent's robot immobile while avoiding damage to your own. It’s a competition called 'Battlebots,' and the BattleCats, OHIO’s student-run team, recently organized the inaugural edition.

OHIO awards Konneker Medal to alumnus Jon Snyder

May 16, 2024 Ohio University graduate Jon Snyder was awarded the Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship at the Ohio University Inventors Dinner.

'In it together': Russ alumni find professional camaraderie

April 25, 2024 Two engineering alumni who connected after college as colleagues in Chicago share OHIO memories and affiliation.

OHIO community invited to watch robots battle on April 13

April 10, 2024 All students, faculty and staff are invited to the competition that is similar to the BattleBots television program, with the battles taking place from 1- 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 13.

OHIO students work together to earn first place in Baja car design competition

August 2, 2023 For engineering students, building an off-road vehicle is an opportunity to implement skills learned in the classroom and to compete as a team in the Society of Automotive Engineers Baja competition.  

OHIO’s Russ College named one of the ‘Best Graduate Schools’ in the country by U.S. News & World Report

April 25, 2023 Ohio University’s Russ College of Engineering and Technology moved up 10 spots and had six programs ranked among the best in the nation in the 2023-2024 “Best Graduate Schools” rankings released by U.S. News & World Report.

OHIO recognizes faculty, student and alumni inventors, including 11 patent recipients

April 20, 2023 Ohio University recognized dozens of faculty, student, staff and alumni researchers who submitted intellectual property disclosures and 11 projects that received patents in 2022.

Russ College names 2022 and 2023 faculty and staff awardees

April 20, 2023 The Russ College of Engineering and Technology hosted its annual Spring Awards Celebration honoring faculty and staff members within the college on Friday, April 14, 2023. 

Three alumni win Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

April 20, 2023 Three OHIO alumni, the core of the leadership team at Engineered Profiles, were awarded the Konneker Medal for Commercialization and Entrepreneurship at the university's Inventors Dinner.

Mechanical engineering senior makes the most of the Bobcat experience

April 7, 2023 When it comes to experiential learning opportunities, senior Cassidy Serger has made the most of her Bobcat experience. 

Department of Mechanical Engineering to host Project Fair on April 15

April 5, 2023 The Department of Mechanical Engineering will host the annual Mechanical Engineering Project Fair on April 15, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m in Stocker Center and the Academic Research Center.

Ohio University awarded $2 million from Department of Energy to develop products from coal waste

March 2, 2023 The Institute for Sustainable Energy and the Environment was awarded two awards from the Department of Energy totaling $2 million.

Students make energy-saving recommendations for Shively Hall

January 13, 2023 The Building Energy Treasure Hunt is an experiential learning class that allows students to collaboratively conduct their own energy audit on a campus building and then suggest changes for improvement.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Ashley Rogers

November 21, 2022 Ashley Rogers is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Russ College of Engineering and Technology. 

Gegesky embraces environmentalism in engineering through Ford’s F150 Lightning

June 29, 2022 Megan Gegesky, BSME ’14, knew she needed to challenge herself to continue her family’s tradition of working at the Ford Motor Company.