In September Lawrence Technological University (LTU) President Virinder Moudgil visited Monroe County Community College to discuss opportunities for expanding the joint effort to encourage more students to study power engineering.
Gerald (Jerry) LeCarpentier has been named director of the biomedical engineering (BME) program at Lawrence Technological University.
Westport, a natural gas engine and vehicle engineering company, has donated a bi-fuel Ford F-250 truck that can run on either gasoline or compressed natural gas to Lawrence Technological University (LTU).
LTU S-STEM grant would support 5-10 students (up to $3500/year/student, $20,000/year in total) during the first 2 years at MCCC. After they transfer to LTU, the scholarship is up to $10,000/year for each student.
Over the past summer, Lawrence Technological University took another step forward in nanotechnology education with the introduction of a nanotechnology summer academic camp, which was attended by 11 high school juniors and seniors.
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently highlighted research by the Center for Innovative Materials Research at Lawrence Technological University on using carbon-fiber post-tensioned cables to extend the service life of box-beam bridges.