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.
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.
December 20, 2014
A Penn State World Campus student who researched energy savings for low-income households and was the first online student to enter the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences’ poster contest will be the college’s student marshal at the fall 2014 graduation ceremony.
December 16, 2014
The CMG Reservoir Simulation Foundation (Foundation CMG) recently gave funds to establish a new industrial chair in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences’ (EMS) John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME) at Penn State.
December 9, 2014
Serguei Lvov, professor of energy and mineral engineering, and materials science and engineering, has a forthcoming book titled Introduction to Electrochemical Science and Engineering.