Engineering & Technology

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    Promoting STEM majors to Native American studentsResearch News | 4/3/2013

    Results from the first three years of a longitudinal study by Christina Moyer, a psychology graduate student at Northern Arizona University (NAU), other NAU faculty and...

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    NAU Electrical Engineering Students Are Competing in the 2013 Shell EcoMarathonFeatured Story | 4/3/2013

    A team of Northern Arizona University (NAU students are putting the pedal to the metal, but it won’t be a revving engine and lead-foot that wins the race. Their...

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    NAU Students Build Bike-Powered Charging Station Featured Story | 12/6/2012

    There is a new form of alternative electrical energy at Northern Arizona University (NAU)—people power. After nearly a year of planning and construction, a small group of...

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    Paul Gremillion: Engineering in a Global SettingResearch Profiles | 11/13/2012

    Paul Gremillion, PhD Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental EngineeringCollege of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences  Sabbaticals can be more than time away;...

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  • Engineering Students
    Engineering Students Design and Build Their First Electric CarFeatured Story | 8/22/2012

    Aspiring engineers like to build things, but tackling big, labor-intensive, real-world projects is seldom part of an educational curriculum. At Northern Arizona...

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    Tom Acker: Harnessing Wind EnergyResearch Profiles | 8/2/2012

    Tom Acker, PhDProfessor, Mechanical EngineeringCollege of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural SciencesNorthern Arizona University is among the world's leading research...

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    NAU engineering students design and build a clean-powered car Research Video | 7/24/2012

    Powering an electric car...

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    Brad Van Orden: Providing Solutions for the Renewable Energy Industry Research Profiles | 7/20/2012

    Brad Van Orden2006 BS in Mechanical EngineeringAs an undergraduate student at Northern Arizona University, Brad Van Orden never shied away from a challenge. While earning a...

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    Spring-like Protein Key to Muscle BehaviorFeatured Story | 7/20/2012

    An idea with its origins in ballistic prey catching—the way toads and chameleons snatch food with their tongues—may change fundamental views of muscle movement while...

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    NAU on Leading Edge of Smart Materials ResearchFeatured Story | 7/20/2012

    In Northern Arizona University (NAU) laboratories, teams of researchers are studying ways to make the aerospace, defense, and other industries more energy efficient...

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