News and Events
March 12, 2015
Think "miner" and you might picture a coal-dusted, middle-aged guy with a headlamp and a pick axe. Chances are you don’t picture Sam Baker.
March 11, 2015
The Energy and Mineral Engineering Department is proud to host the G. Albert Shoemaker lecture in memory of the Pittsburgh civic and industrial leader dedicated to the support of higher education.
February 16, 2015
Dr. Ertekin and the Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering sadly report that Dr. Christopher J. Bise has passed away. Dr. Bise was an integral contributor in the mining engineering and industrial health and safety fields, he will be greatly missed.
February 13, 2015
Gireesh Subramaniam Sankara Raman, graduate student in Mining and Mineral Processing has been awarded the SME Environmental Division Scholarship.
February 9, 2015
Derek Elsworth, professor of energy and geo-environmental engineering at Penn State, is among the 67 new members and 12 foreign associates elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) on Feb. 5.