Dr. Timothy Bigelow – who has joint appointments in Electrical and Computer Engineering as well as Mechanical Engineering – discusses his current research project in which he uses high-intensity ultrasounds as a non-invasive way to treat infections caused by medical implants.
From the issue: Noninvasive Treatment of Medical Implant Infections
Explore the new I-74 Mississippi River Bridge in a unique way. Inspired by cutting-edge virtual reality technology, the Iowa Department of Transportation partnered with Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation and the university’s Virtual Reality Applications Center to develop a fully immersive experience of the new bridge.
From the issue: Virtual Glimpse of New Mississippi River Bridge [NewsBites]
Cameron Mackenzie is an Associate Professor of Industrial Manufacturing and Systems Engineering at Iowa State University who worked in conjunction with the US Marine Corps to create an online hurricane response decision simulator.
From the issue: Simulator Helps Marines Make Hurricane Decisions [NewsBites]
Mechanical engineering student Ryan Saunders spent the fall 2017 semester working on an independent study project which studied the feasibility of electrifying the ISU's campus bus fleet.
From the issue: Driving Bus Systems To Go Electric [NewsBites]