College of Engineering & Mines

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At UND, a group of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) students, are working in Guatemala to provide clean water to a village in need

Dakota Student: “Going Beyond the Grand Forks Community”

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At UND, a group of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) students, are working in Guatemala to provide clean water to a village in need

The University of North Dakota is filled with opportunities for involvement. Whether it be in the Grand Forks Community or beyond, students are able to experience and indulge in different communities. One way that this can be possible, is through the different clubs and organizations on campus. One organization on campus that is connecting borders […]

Marymount University partners with UND College of Engineering & Mines to expand STEM opportunities for students

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Marymount expanding STEM opportunities for students through newly-available engineering degree programs Leadership from Marymount University has secured an agreement which will allow its students to earn an undergraduate engineering degree for the first time in the school’s history. Engineering degree options that will be available to Marymount students include the subfields of chemical, civil, electrical, […]

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Three candidates for the Dean of the College of Engineering & Mines position selected to participate in campus interviews

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Three candidates for the Dean of the College of Engineering & Mines position have been selected to participate in campus interviews.   Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members are invited and encouraged to attend the following open forums. CVs for each candidate can be found here. The open forum schedule follows. Joseph Iannelli, Monday, Feb. 24, […]

Michael D. Mann is executive director of the Institute for Energy Studies at UND’s College of Engineering and Mines

Michael D. Mann: Coal must remain in energy mix

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Michael D. Mann is executive director of the Institute for Energy Studies at UND’s College of Engineering and Mines

In an era of fracking for oil and natural gas and growth in solar and wind power, who knew the plain old coal plant could have value in a carbon-constrained world? And yet, coal generation has turned out to be a surprising bright spot in energy tech’s universe of late. Evidence of that came in […]

Marie Bergelin, GGE graduate student places 2nd at 3-Minute Thesis Competition

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  It’s the art of making research compelling. Three minutes. One graphic. On Wednesday, Jan. 29, UND graduate students condensed years of work into a three-minute talk at the fourth annual Three Minute Thesis competition, at the Gorecki Alumni Center. College of Engineering & Mines’ student Marie Bergelin, took second-place at the competition. Marie is […]

Vamegh Rasouli, chair of UND Petroleum Engineering, stands by the oil derrick which will soon be installed in a new drilling lab.

Petroleum Engineering Department to host world’s largest oil drilling simulator

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Vamegh Rasouli, chair of UND Petroleum Engineering, stands by the oil derrick which will soon be installed in a new drilling lab.

The University of North Dakota will soon host the world’s largest – and only – full scale oil drilling and completion lab. “This drilling and completion laboratory, when fully completed, will be a $40-million experimental facility that does not exist anywhere else in the world,” said Vamegh Rasouli, Continental Resources Distinguished Professor of Petroleum Engineering and […]

Hess presents check to Mechanical Engineering

Hess Supports Senior Design, Mechanical Engineering

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Hess presents check to Mechanical Engineering

  The intelligent Pipeline Integrity Program (iPIPE) is an industry-led consortium whose focus is to contribute to the advancement of near-commercial, emerging technologies to prevent and detect gathering pipeline leaks. The program is a direct response to North Dakota Governor Burgum’s May 2017 challenge to industry to think outside the box and apply new technology […]