After two years of trial and error, three academic publications and thousands of flushes, a team of BYU physicists and a Mechanical Engineering professor have invented a vacuum-assisted toilet that is about half as loud as the regular airplane commode.Read More
March 3, 2011
Alumni Dave and Rachel Weidman have donated $10 million to fund a new center in the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology.Read More
March 1, 2011
The BYU Engineering Leadership Symposium will be March 10, 2011 from 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. in 377 Clyde Building. Coach Brandon Doman of the BYU Cougars and Kevin Schultz, VP of R&D of National Instruments speak about leadership and more.Read More
February 11, 2011
In honor of 2011 National Engineers Week, the college will host activities for middle and high school students on Thursday, Feb. 24, 9-11 a.m. and 12-2 p.m. These events are also open to the public.
February 8, 2011
Students will head to San Diego to compete in an international competition that pits student-built structures against simulated earthquakes. Student teams will be competing Feb. 10-11 in an annual undergraduate competition sponsored by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.Read More
February 7, 2011
SAE in conjunction with ASME and the Marriott Business School are sponsoring a seven-week financial planning workshop series specifically for engineers. All students in the Ira A. Fulton College are invited to attend. Workshops are Thursdays at 11:00 in 125 CB. Contact Ben Groen email@example.com for more information.
February 1, 2011
David Williams engineered an inexpensive prosthetic for amputees. This summer he traveled to El Salvador to train the locals how to build the below-the-knee prosthetic.Read More