Announcement | Bagley College of Engineering

Aerospace engineering students compete in team competitions at AIAA student conference

Six Mississippi State aerospace engineering teams participated at the recent 2024 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Region II Student Conference at the Kennedy Space Center in Merritt Island, Florida. Conner Evans, Gaige Sidaway, Britain Steele and Tyler Zeringue received second place in the Team Category with their senior seminar work “Validation and Development of…

June 10, 2024


MSU engineering students take first place in student design at ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction

Five Mississippi State engineering students placed first in Best Student Design at the 2024 Association for Computing Machinery/Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction. The team was one of 15 teams to compete in the Best Student Design category at the conference in Boulder, Colorado. The team won with their design…

June 7, 2024


Swan inducted into IEEE Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee Virtual Reality Academy

Ed Swan, a professor of computer science and engineering, has been inducted into the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Visualization and Graphics Technical Committee’s Virtual Reality Academy for his fundamental research on perceptual issues in virtual and augmented reality. Swan is one of six members inducted in 2024 into the prestigious academy, which highlights…

June 5, 2024


Ramirez-Avila named EWRI fellow

John J. Ramirez-Avila, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering and co-graduate coordinator, has been named an American Society of Civil Engineers Environmental and Water Resources Institute fellow. Fellows are selected based on their contributions to the field, mentorship, outreach and involvement in EWRI committees, conferences or journals. The EWRI serves as the ASCE’s technical…

June 3, 2024


Swann receives 2024 CPDD Joseph M. Biedenbach Distinguished Service Award

The Bagley College of Engineering’s Tamra Swann, a distance education coordinator, has been awarded the American Society for Engineering Education Continuing Professional Development Division’s Joseph M. Biedenbach Distinguished Service Award. This award is the highest honor given to CPDD members who have excelled in leadership and service within the division and recognizes outstanding service to…

May 30, 2024


Bryan-Watts joins Journal of Research Administration as editorial board member

The Bagley College of Engineering’s Teresa Bryan-Watts, a program and grant development specialist, has joined the Journal of Research Administration as an editorial board member. The position involves encouraging submissions related to the journal’s focus on research administration, ensuring articles are responsive to research administration issues and trends, and leading the review of submitted manuscripts….

May 28, 2024


Department of Computer Science and Engineering’s Chen co-authors book

Zhiqian Chen, an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, co-authored Machine Learning for Computer Scientists and Data Analysts—From an Applied Perspective. The book, co-authored by Zhiqian Chen, Setareh Rafatirad, Houman Homayoun and Sai Manoj Pudukotai Dinakarrao, is a comprehensive guide that introduces readers to the theoretical aspects of machine learning (ML)…

April 25, 2024


Bagley College of Engineering alums receive AAPT Emmons Award runner-up recognition

We are thrilled to announce that four distinguished alumni from the Bagley College of Engineering have received prestigious recognition from the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologies. Ben Cox, Jonathan Easterling, Griffin Sullivan, and Alex Middleton had their paper, Data Mining Statewide Department of Transportation Volumetrically Designed Asphalt Mixture Records, recognized by the AAPT this past…

March 19, 2024


Outstanding Achievement at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition

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We are thrilled to announce that the Mississippi State University Society of Petroleum Engineers student chapter has garnered well-deserved recognition for excellent technical content and community involvement at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. Held in San Antonio in 2023, the international conference is a hallmark event for petroleum engineers and…

February 19, 2024


Smith to receive the 2023 ASEM Frank Woodbury Special Service Award

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Dr Brian Smith, a Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering associate professor, was selected to receive the 2023 ASEM Frank Woodbury Special Service Award.  This award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated excellence in service to the Society due to their efforts to improve the excellence of the Society’s Engineering Management Journal (EMJ). 

January 29, 2024