CAVS | Bagley College of Engineering - Part 2

Something to prove: MSU makes its mark in off-road autonomy

Autonomous vehicles have made significant advancements over the last generation, but at least one major limitation remains for most—the ability to reliably travel off-road, which encompasses the majority of Earth’s terrain.

December 18, 2020

MSU Teams Compete in National Bowie Knife Competition

Two teams of Mechanical Engineering students from Mississippi State University, led by graduate students at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, participated in the Steel Founders’ Society of America second annual Cast in Steel competition.

October 30, 2020

Link: EMCC, MSU tout use of sports wearable technology to combat COVID-19

Cutting edge technology used by collegiate and professional sports teams to enhance athletes’ performance has been adapted for industrial use to help reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus amongst employees, according to information provided to regional industry leaders during a Zoom virtual conference.

July 24, 2020

Mississippi State donates mask disinfectant to Kosciusko veterans home

The Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), part of the Mississippi State University’s James Worth Bagley College of Engineering, designed and donated a sterilizer to the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko, to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

May 21, 2020

MSU students turn toolbox into UV mask sterilizer for Longest Student Health Center

Mississippi State mechanical engineering students have turned a conventional truck toolbox into a device that will sterilize face masks for the university’s John C. Longest Student Health Center staff.

April 15, 2020

Athlete Engineering Summit in June at MSU to explore human factors, performance technology

The inaugural MSU Athlete Engineering Summit brings the heat this June, just in time for summer. Mississippi State’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), the Bagley College of Engineering, the MSU Athletics Department, and the university’s National Strategic Planning and Analysis Research Center (NSPARC) partner to host the MSU Athlete Engineering Summit on June 10-11…

March 9, 2020

MSU researchers invent significant advancement in Hopkinson bar technology

Mississippi State University researchers have patented and licensed a major advancement in split Hopkinson pressure bar technology, significantly reducing the amount of space needed for intermediate and high-strain rate testing.

February 25, 2020

MSU students gain virtual reality training for agriculture careers in environmental control

A $500,000 federal grant is helping Mississippi State agriculture students apply virtual reality technology to train for high-tech careers in environmental control.

July 11, 2019

Hyde-Smith announces $7.2 million Army contract to Mississippi State

February 25, 2019

Mississippi State set to compete in EcoCAR Mobility Challenge

Mississippi State University has been invited for the fifth consecutive time to participate in the nation’s premier automotive engineering competition.

October 26, 2018