News and Events
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.
January 28, 2015
Six student projects have been selected for the spring 2015 New Leaf - Lion Launch Pad (NL3) program. Established in May, the University-community partnership provides an opportunity for students to work on a specific project at New Leaf Initiative.
January 13, 2015
Bahareh Nojabaei, a PhD student in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, has been awarded the Nico van Wingen Fellowship. Nojabaei is one of three students awarded the Wingen Fellowship which is supported by the Nico van Wingen fund of the SPE Foundation.