Ken Goodson: How the School of Engineering is taking on COVID-19
A School of Engineering senior associate dean discusses the myriad ways his colleagues throughout the school are discovering new — and often surprising — ways to combat COVID-19.
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We aim to align academic course work with research to prepare scholars in specialized areas within the field. Areas of specialization include automatic controls, energy systems, fluid mechanics, design, and more.
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