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Shen named PNM Chair for Renewable Energy Research
November 5, 2019
Yu-Lin Shen, professor and chair of The University of New Mexico Department of Mechanical Engineering, is the recipient of the PNM Chair for Renewable Energy Research. Read More...

Formula SAE team keeps busy engaging with the community this fall
October 16, 2019
The University of New Mexico’s Formula SAE LOBOmotorsports team has been busy so far this semester, not only beginning the design and build process on the 2020 car, but engaging with the community and promoting their program. Read More...

UNM will host 2020 ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference
September 13, 2019
UNM will host 2020 ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference Read More...

Formula SAE team has 20/20 vision for 2020
August 8, 2019
For two decades, The University of New Mexico’s Formula Society of Automotive Engineers team has been designing, building and racing a Formula-style car for competition in an international contest. Read More...

Building bridges
August 1, 2019
National Science Foundation-funded program helping students make the transition from community college to UNM Read More...

Rocket team pleased with Spaceport America Cup debut results, looking forward to next year
July 18, 2019
The University of New Mexico’s Lobo Launch rocket team placed No. 5 overall and No. 3 in its height class out of 120 teams from 14 countries in the June 18-22 Spaceport America Cup near Las Cruces. Read More...

UNM’s Solar Splash team finishes fourth overall in national contest
June 20, 2019
The University of New Mexico’s Solar Splash team finished in fourth place overall in the national Solar Splash contest in Springfield, Ohio, in addition to winning other awards. Read More...

Research institute brings young scholars from around the U.S. to UNM
June 19, 2019
The University of New Mexico School of Engineering is again partnering with Sandia National Laboratories’ Nonlinear Mechanics and Dynamics (NOMAD) Summer Research Institute. Read More...

UNM’s Lobo Launch team makes debut at rocket contest at Spaceport America
June 13, 2019
For the first time ever, a group from The University of New Mexico competed in the Spaceport America Cup, which was held June 18-22 between Las Cruces and Truth or Consequences, N.M. Read More...