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Engineering May 26, 2022
School of Engineering Ethos Center expands work to deepen engagement in Dayton community

New leadership in the University of Dayton School of Engineering Ethos Center is deepening engagement in the Dayton community. This summer, about 15 UD students will work with 10 area organizations to connect their engineering skills with each organizations' needs and aspirations.

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Faculty and Staff May 25, 2022
University of Dayton senior balances mechanical engineering, music to find success in both

When it’s time to decompress, senior mechanical engineering major, Gabe Ferraiuolo, manages sound for one of six campus bands, practices an instrument or studies a variety of musicians as inspiration for his compositions — including one that recently received a national award. 

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Engineering May 24, 2022
A conversation with Jon Dekar ’11, inventor of the Obi Robot

Based on experiences with his grandfather, Jon Dekar, University of Dayton Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering alumnus, wanted to restore dignity to those unable to feed themselves for various reasons.

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Engineering May 23, 2022
University of Dayton team takes first place at IT Flies international flight simulation competition

On April 23, the University of Dayton Pelican Team members: Andrew Killian, Luke Duncan and Mauricio Hernandez came in first place with their aircraft design at the IT Flies international flight simulation competition.

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Students May 20, 2022
University of Dayton – Phi Sigma Rho Gamma Chapter – friendship, scholarship, encouragement

As a part of the School of Engineering, UD is proud to have the Gamma Chapter of Phi Sigma Rho on campus. The sorority strives to uphold the vision of holding their members to a high standard of integrity and character, while helping one another achieve academic excellence and a strong bond of sisterhood.

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Engineering May 19, 2022
National Science Foundation grant will help researcher develop better models to predict spread of an epidemic

An epidemic spreads differently through the rural Midwest than through a big city. So University of Dayton researcher Subramanian Ramakrishnan will use $231,185 of a $650,000 National Science Foundation grant to develop better models to predict the spread locally and regionally rather than a one-size-fits-all national approach.

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Engineering May 16, 2022
University of Dayton Professor Emeritus Phil Doepker remains engaged with his alma mater

Rest, relaxation and retirement – they might appear to go together but not for Phil Doepker. The professor emeritus of the University of Dayton Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering is busier than ever.

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Engineering May 16, 2022
University of Dayton students travel to Guatemala to install solar power

Eleven students from the University of Dayton will travel to Guatemala to participate in an ETHOS International Breakout through the School of Engineering The Ethos Center.

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Engineering May 12, 2022
'Engineering that truly matters': Students give local man with cerebral palsy gift of family bike rides in time for 27th birthday

A local man with cerebral palsy will receive the gift of going on family bike rides again  — just in time for his 27th birthday — thanks to a group of University of Dayton engineering students who designed an electric bike with a trailer that can be easily transported and pulled by his family.

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Campus and Community May 11, 2022
The Experience Is Everything

Although Marty Kilbane ’21 grew up in Cleveland, his parents — both UD grads — established a tradition of taking the family to Dayton to attend Christmas on Campus, and the result is truly a gift.

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