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Leang named ASME Fellow

Professor Leang has been elected a Fellow of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers.  Founded in 1880, the ASME is a not-for-profit professional organization “that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing and skill development across all engineering disciplines, while promoting the vital role of the engineer in society.” Only […]

Nathan Olsen receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Nathan Olsen B.S. ’20 for receiving the 2020 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. This fellowship will support Nathan during his Ph.D. studies. The focus of his project is to study/develop robotics-based algorithms for static/mobile sensor networks with application in agriculture and environmental monitoring. The […]

DARC Lab receives U.S. Airforce STTR Phase I award for aerial-based chemical sensing

Focus of the project is to develop aerial robotic systems for autonomous chemical sensing.

Leang gives William R. and Erlyn J. Gould Distinguished Lecture on Technology and The Quality of Life, “Drones to the Rescue”

University of Utah mechanical engineering associate professor Kam Leang talked about the impact drones are having on society and industry for this year’s William R. and Erlyn J. Gould Distinguished Lecture on Technology and The Quality of Life. The lecture, “Drones to the Rescue,” was held at […]