November 11, 2013
A software gift to Penn State’s College of Earth and Mineral Sciences by Dassault Systèmes of its GEOVIA brand Minex product will provide mining engineering researchers and students with access to real-world technology in the classroom. Penn State and Dassault Systèmes share the vision of modeling the earth with...
October 29, 2013
A team from the Penn State student chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) recently won second place in the 2013 ELECTRI International Green Energy Challenge. The competition challenged students to design a comprehensive energy retrofit proposal for an existing parking garage in their community...
October 23, 2013
The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) recently honored Turgay Ertekin with SPE/AIME Honorary Membership at SPE’s annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans.
October 18, 2013
The EMS Energy Institute organized the Fourteenth International Conference on Coal Science and Technology (ICCS&T), held from September 29-October 3, in State College, PA.
October 18, 2013
The Penn State College of Earth and Mineral Sciences recently held a ribbon-cutting and naming ceremony to officially dedicate the Baker Hughes Production Engineering Laboratory.
September 4, 2013
The John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME) is pleased to announce that Dr. Jeremy M. Gernand joined the EME faculty as an Assistant Professor of Industrial Health and Safety in August 2013. Gernand comes to Penn State after receiving his Ph.D.
August 7, 2013
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our friend and colleague Carl Sherman. Carl received B.S. and M.S.
July 29, 2013
The Penn State Student Chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) once again has been selected to receive the prestigious SPE Gold Standard Student Chapter Award. This is the second year in a row the student chapter has earned the honor.
July 17, 2013
Marcellus Shale and other natural gas plays are considered valuable for what can be extracted from them, but what if they could also be valuable and environmentally helpful after they are been depleted?
July 8, 2013
Read the Summer 2013 edition of the EME Connection Newsletter.