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University to lead new Engineering Research Center

University to lead new Engineering Research Center

By Caeli Cleary

August 26, 2015


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The University is leading a new Engineering Research Center that is being further developed with an $18.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation. The center, called Power Optimization for Electro-Thermal Systems, or P.O.E.T.S., is being established to increase the power in smaller electri...

New technology improves John Deere robotic lawn mowers

New technology improves John Deere robotic lawn mowers

By Mariah Schaefer

July 25, 2015


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A new omnidirectional, vision-based localization and mapping system is being developed at the University.Aerospace engineering assistant professor Soon-Jo Chung, electrical and computer engineering professor Seth Hutchinson and mechanical science and engineering Ph.D. candidate Junho Yang are working o...

Research Park hosts third annual Mobile Development Day

Research Park hosts third annual Mobile Development Day

February 3, 2014


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Executives and developers from various corporations attending the Research Park’s Mobile Development Day filled the Chancellor’s Ballroom at the I-Hotel on Friday. The event consisted of keynote speeches and panels and allowed for companies to network and share ideas about mobile technology. “It...