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2019 Spring Graduation Reception Held at UTSI

TULLAHOMA, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI), held its Spring Graduation Reception on May 6, 2019, to recognize and honor students who received their MS or PhD since the summer of 2018.  There were a total thirty-five to graduate, twenty-six with an MS and nine with a Ph.D.  Ten of the graduates […]

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Post-Doctoral Gaoqiang Yang received the 2019 Professional Promise Award

KNOXVILLE, TN – Gaoqiang Yang joined in Dr. Feng-yuan Zhang’s group in the MABE Department in 2016 and is now a Research Scientist at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI). In the past three years he has mainly focused on applying 3D printing technologies to energy conversion devices, especially on electrolyzer cells for hydrogen […]

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Alicia Sherrod Takes 2nd Place at AIAA Student Conference

TULLAHOMA, TN –  The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) sponsors student conferences in each of AIAA’s six regions of the U.S. to help encourage students to discuss research, share knowledge, and generate interest in the field of aerospace engineering.  The students’ papers and presentations are sorted into three categories, Undergraduate, Masters, and Undergraduate […]

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4th Annual Wu Student Presentation Competition

TULLAHOMA, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) held the 4th Annual Wu Student Presentation Competition on Friday, March 29, 2019.  There were ten presenters, all MS or Ph.D. students attending UTSI.  Each student had 15 minutes to present, which included taking questions from judges or the audience.  The 1st place winner received […]

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Julie King; PhD student and published author

TULLAHOMA, TN – Julie King is a graduate research assistant at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI), working on her PhD in Biomedical Engineering and advised by MABE professor, Dr. Jackie Johnson.  The title of the book is Glioblastoma: State-of-the-Art Clinical Neuroimaging.  The target audience is practicing physicians, scientists, and medical graduate students.   Julie […]

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UTSI Student Wins MABE Student Leadership Award

UTSI Student Wins MABE Student Leadership Award   Tullahoma, TN – Julie King is a Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) at the University of Tennessee Space Institute. Having already earned her master’s degree in biomedical engineering, she is currently working on her PhD in biomedical engineering. She received the 2018 Mechanical, Aerospace, & Biomedical Engineering (MABE) […]

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