Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Kansas State University
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Nanostructure Research

In-situ mechanical testing of 1-D nanostructures under direct view of electron microscope: Aim is to explore new techniques for separation and mechanical testing of materials that are 10,000 times smaller than width of a human hair. The nanomanipulators and scanning electron microscope were installed last year and one undergraduate and a graduate student has received the training.

In the Spotlight

The K-State College of Engineering Baja team placed 16th out of 100 registered schools in their recent competition. This was the second event for the team this year. The competition was held in Pittsburg KS and universities from all the US were represented as well as teams from Canada and Mexico. Read More...
Dr. Kevin Wanklyn has been selected to receive a 2014 Presidential Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. He was also selected by the College of Engineering to receive the 2014 James L. Hollis Memorial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. Read More...