Herff News

Engineering faculty grant application open

Applications due to Herff College Associate Dean for Research by Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. Herff College of Engineering faculty from the following departments are eligible to submit proposals: 

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering

If you have questions or wish to review sample proposals that resulted in Faculty Research Grants, please contact Stephanie Ivey at 901.678.3286 or e-mail her, ssalyers@memphis.edu.

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CTIER Truck Parking in Tennessee Research completed

The Center for Transportation Innovations in Education and Research (CTIER) in the University of Memphis Herff College of Engineering completed its research project on the demand and supply of truck parking facilities in the state of Tennessee.  Sponsored by the Tennessee Department of Transportation and the Freight Mobility Research Institute, the research found that the state of Tennessee does not exhibit a significant issue with truck parking capacity with a majority of its interstate network categorized as having “adequate capacity.” >> Read more

Spring '22 Biomedical Engineering Design Project Award Recipients

Three teams received recognition for their projects:

  • (First place ($500 award) Modular Enviornment Research System: Lucas Hines, Graeme McCord, John-David Ross, Samarth Vedante, Andrew Williams
  • (Second place) Thinking Critically: Kyra Brady, Michael Diep, Jehad Esmail, Madison Higgins, Julia Strecker
  • (Third Place) Fusion Orthopedics: Thaiz Cruz, Jerry Jenkins, Taryn Lema, Shiyanzi Shaikh, Shannon Wallace
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