Faculty | Bagley College of Engineering - Part 2

Our robot harvests cotton by reaching out and plucking it, like a lizard’s tongue snatching flies

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February 20, 2024


Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering professor elected as Technical Vice President of IISE

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Associate professor and distinguished faculty member Brian Smith was recently elected as one of the technical vice presidents of the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers. “The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) is the professional organization of my field and has served me greatly throughout my career.  I began being engaged with IISE…

February 15, 2024


Our People: Steven Elder

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For over two decades, Steven Elder has dedicated his career to improving orthopedic health through biomedical engineering research and teaching at Mississippi State University. A professor in the Bagley College of Engineering’s Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Elder was drawn to orthopedics after connecting with researchers as an undergraduate. He has focused his work…

February 12, 2024


Cybersecurity Guide: An interview with George Trawick | Mississippi State University

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February 1, 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


Strawderman recognized by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET

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Dr. Lesley Strawderman, a Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering professor, was recognized recently by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET for her contributions as an ABET Evaluator.  During the past year, the 117 commissioners within this body collectively evaluated over 180 institutions and 642 individual engineering programs across the US and 22 other…

January 29, 2024


MSU business, engineering professors among most cited researchers in the world

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December 20, 2023


Ph.D. Luncheon photos now live!

PhD Luncheon

December 12, 2023


ABE seeks new faculty member with expertise in sensing technologies

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November 30, 2023


Mississippi State associate professor among team awarded $5 million National Science Foundation grant

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Vuk Marojevic was among the group of five NSF-funded teams awarded a total of $25 million to advance technologies and communications to operate securely through 5G networks. Marojevic, a Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering associate professor and a co-pi for the project entitled Zero Trust X (ZTX), said the team’s project will address 5G…

October 25, 2023