ISU News: College of Science and Engineering
Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2019 Outstanding Researcher Awards
March 28, 2019
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2019 Outstanding Researcher Awards and will be honored at a reception on April 9 at Juniper Hills Country Club.
ISU Professor Mustafa Mashal receives ASCE Engineer of the Year Award
March 25, 2019
POCATELLO – Idaho State University Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Mustafa Mashal was awarded the Southern Idaho Section Engineer of the Year award at the 2019 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Awards Banquet on March 19.
Idaho State physics to host Science Olympiad
March 21, 2019
POCATELLO – The Idaho State University Department of Physics will host a regional Science Olympiad on Saturday, March 30, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 pm in the ISU Physical Science Building on the corner of Eighth Avenue and Carter Street on the ISU campus.
Five ISU undergraduates to present research at Western Regional Honors Conference
March 21, 2019
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University Honors Program undergraduates will present research at the Western Regional Honors Conference hosted by Montana State University March 29-31.
Research by ISU’s Shannon Kobs Nawotniak figures prominently in special issue of Astrobiology released in March
March 18, 2019
Is the best way to communicate with future astronauts on Mars by texting?
ISU Professor Mustafa Mashal to address Pocatello City Council, Mayor Blad on Sulphur Peak Earthquake sequence, seismic risk and vulnerability in Southeast Idaho
March 13, 2019
POCATELLO – At 9 a.m. March 14, Assistant Professor Mustafa Mashal from Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Idaho State University will address the Pocatello City Council and Mayor Blad about the Sulphur Peak Earthquake Sequence that occurred near Soda Springs in September 2017.
Idaho Museum of Natural History to honor Charles Peterson, ISU biology professor
March 5, 2019
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the Idaho State University campus will honor Idaho State University Professor Charles (Chuck) Peterson with a Natural History Hero Award at the fourth annual Museum Masquerade Benefit on March 30.
ISU electrical engineering Director Steve Chiu receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant to Iceland to participate in national exchange
February 28, 2019
POCATELLO – The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board have announced that Steve Chiu, Idaho State University associate professor and director of electrical engineering, has received a Fulbright Scholar Grant to Iceland.
Idaho Museum of Natural History researchers receive grant to digitally scan bones of California blue whale
February 25, 2019
POCATELLO – The Idaho Museum of Natural History and Idaho State University received a $20,000 award from the National Science Foundation in January to scan the entire skeleton of a blue whale that washed ashore in California. The skeleton is at the Noyo Center for Marine Science in Fort Bragg, California.
ON Semiconductor Increases Support for Idaho State University Department of Electrical Engineering
January 18, 2019
Donation of design workstations, funding for design software and curriculum development collaboration underline the company’s support for local students