Faculty Highlights: Fall 2020

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Faculty Highlights: Fall 2020

Bryan Beckingham, assistant professor of chemical engineering, and Lauren Beckingham, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, received a $331,833 grant from the National Science Foundation for a project titled “3D Printing of Reactive Porous Media to Enhance Understanding of Porosity-Permeability Evolution.” David Bevly, the Bill and Lana McNair Professor of mechanical engineering, received $443,000…



A New Era of Spaceflight

It’s no surprise that many Auburn Engineering alumni played key roles in making the Commercial Crew Program a reality.



Securing Our Elections

Two nationally recognized programs at Auburn University are prepare election officials for new challenges.



Securing Our Communications

Auburn Engineering researchers are working toward unbreakable quantum encryption.



Transportation Innovation

Auburn will soon have one of the nation’s only autonomous
vehicle research facilities attached to a test track.



Faculty Highlights: Spring 2020

Vinamra Agrawal, assistant professor of aerospace engineering, received a $408,000 National Science Foundation award to investigate the multiscaled response of materials when subjected to shock loading. David Bevly, the Bill and Lana McNair Professor of mechanical engineering, received $444,000 in total awards for GPS and alternative positioning, navigation and timing research since November.  Benjamin Bowers,…



Adm. Michael Rogers returns to Auburn as part of Leaders on the Plains series

Retired Adm. Michael Rogers spoke at Auburn University on Nov. 1 as part of the Leaders on the Plains series, hosted by the McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security.



CISA directors speak on cybersecurity and infrastructure

Auburn University and the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering recently hosted the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) director and assistant director during a two-day event.



Auburn jumps four spots in U.S. News and World Report’s undergraduate rankings

Auburn University’s Samuel Ginn College of Engineering continues to emerge as one of the nation’s top engineering colleges, ranking No. 29 among public institutions in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs.



Phillips appointed director of communications and marketing

Austin Phillips has been named director of communications and marketing for Auburn University’s Samuel Ginn College of Engineering.