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Ming ZhengThe Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) has named UWindsor engineering professor Ming Zheng an SAE Fellow.

Automotive researcher honoured by international peers

The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) has named UWindsor engineering professor Ming Zheng an SAE Fellow in recognition of his achievements in engineering, science and leadership.

SAE International is a global association of more than 138,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle industries.

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Mechanical engineering students Spencer West (r.) and Celena Lazzarin (l.) and their team of Matthew Brisson, Evan Freeman-Gibb, and Michael Keegan showcased their acoustically improved room a part of their Capstone presentation, July 31.Mechanical engineering students Spencer West (r.) and Celena Lazzarin (l.) and their team of Matthew Brisson, Evan Freeman-Gibb, and Michael Keegan showcased their acoustically improved room a part of their Capstone presentation, July 31.

Engineering team acoustically tunes a room

An engineering team improves the acoustics of a room at the Centre for Engineering Innovation as part of their graduation project.  

The Windsor Engineering team raced two vehicles at the Electric Vehicle Grand Prix, hosted by Purdue University at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, taking both fourth and ninth places. The Windsor Engineering team raced two vehicles at the Electric Vehicle Grand Prix, hosted by Purdue University at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, taking both fourth and ninth places.

Engineering team races to the top in electric vehicle design competition

UWindsor Engineering team punched above its weight to take both fourth and ninth places in the Electric Vehicle Grand Prix. 

Mitchell Campbell, mechanical engineering student, launching UWindsor’s aircraft at the SAE Aero Design West Collegiate Competition. Mitchell Campbell, mechanical engineering student, launching UWindsor’s aircraft at the SAE Aero Design West Collegiate Competition.

Engineering team among top at aircraft design competition

A team of five mechanical engineering students won the SAE Aero Design West Collegiate Competition, micro class, for designing an aircraft that was required to pass 50 technical inspection and safety rules to be cleared for take-off.

The three-day competition, which was held recently in California, also included a design proposal, an oral presentation and four rounds of flight for 74 teams which hailed from as far away as Japan, says Team Captain Richelle Dolan.