Spring 2010: PFTL PhD student Jeremiah Mpagazehe was awarded the Carnegie
Mellon mechanical engineering department's "Best TA" award for the Fall 2009
& Spring 2010 semesters.
Spring 2010: PFTL welcomes a new PhD student Gagan Srivastava to the lab
with a focus on computational fluid dynamics (CFD), multiphase CFD, and with
extensive consulting experience involving some use of ANSYS FEM.
Spring 2010: Nine PFTL undergraduate researchers will graduate on May 15.
Spring 2010: Prof. C. Fred Higgs III has been selected to receive the 2010 ASME Burt L. Newkirk Award. More...
Spring 2010: Sean Coleman , a PFTL undergraduate researcher, was a finalist in the “Meeting of the Minds” More...
Spring 2010: Ryan Comes, a PFTL undergraduate alumnus, the first students to publish a first author journal article based on his PFTL undergraduate research, has won the NDSEG Fellowship.
Spring 2010: Martin Marinack Jr., a PFTL PhD student, was awarded the NSF Graduate Student Research Fellowship.
Spring 2010: Prof. C. Fred Higgs III was named The Clarence H. Adamson Career Faculty Fellow in Mechanical Engineering.
Fall 2009: Prof. C. Fred Higgs III and his wife Terese welcome their 1st child Taylor into the world.
Spring 2009: Jeremiah Mpagazehe, a PFTL PhD student, was awarded the NASA GSRP Fellowship with the NASA Glenn Research Center.
Spring 2009: The PFTL welcomes a new member of the family, Dr. Hojjat Nasr, who is a new postdoctoral research associate. He received his PhD from Clarkson University under Dr. Ahmadi.
Fall 2008: Former PFTL PhD student, Emmanuel Wornyoh, starts his new faculty position at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee in the mechanical engineering department.
Fall 2008:Former PFTL PhD student, Elon Terrell, starts his new faculty position at Columbia University in the mechanical engineering department.