Category: In the News

Article by Alex Sergeyev Published in Journal of Engineering Technology (JET)

An article co-authored by Aleksandr Sergeyev, College of Computing professor and director of the Mechatronics graduate program, has been published in the Journal of Engineering Technology (JET). The conclusive article, titled “A University, Community College, and Industry Partnership: Revamping Robotics Education to Meet 21st century Needs – NSF Sponsored Project Final Report,” summarizes the work funded by a $750K . . .

University Research: A Multifaceted Endeavor

University Research: A Multifaceted Endeavor by David Reed, Vice President for Research The following commentary is part five of a six-part series featuring updates, national trends and personal perspectives from the University’s leadership team regarding the future of higher education and Michigan Tech. All questions or comments may be directed to the author of the . . .

Mechatronics Engineering Lab Spotlighted in Donald Engineering Newsletter

An article about the future Mechatronics Engineering Lab was included in the November 2019 issue of The Pilothouse, published by Donald Engineering, an engineering and distribution company headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The article is reproduced below. ———————————————————————————————— Michigan Tech University is currently making space for a new Mechatronics Engineering Lab that we refer to as The . . .

Alex Sergeyev, NMC Featured in Article about Robotics Manufacturing in Michigan

Robotics manufacturing shows Michigan’s automation leadership In August 2019 Michigan Tech and Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) formalized a partnership and seven new articulation agreements designed to expedite degree completion for engineering students transferring to Michigan Tech from NMC. Under the 2+2 agreements, which took effect with the fall 2019 semester, engineering students are able to complete their first . . .

Kevin Erkkila, ’15, Featured in Midland Daily News Article

Michigan Tech Computer Science and ROTC alumnus Kevin Erkkila ’15, was featured in the article “Midland Remembers First Lieutenant Kevin Erkkila, Operation Inherent Resolve in the Middle East,” in the Midland Daily News. In addition to earning a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Erkkila completed the Army ROTC program at Michigan Tech and was commissioned . . .

Dean Minerick a Guest on Copper Country Today

College of Computing Dean Adrienne Minerick was a featured guest on the Keweenaw Report radio program Copper Country Today, hosted by Todd VanDyke. The segment aired on Sunday, November 3, 2019, on the station 97.7 The Wolf. Listen to a recording of the segment here: http://www.keweenawreport.com/c-c-today/copper-country-today-november-3-2019/attachment/cct-11-03-a-adrienne-minerick/.