Moran Receives Scholarship, Meets King of Spain

Near the end of 2017, LSU College of Engineering graduate Darren Moran was awarded the ScottishPower Foundation Scholarship in Spain. Moran, who is originally from Scotland, applied for the graduate program scholarship with a recommendation from John Scalzo, senior instructor in the Division of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Moran was asked to fly to Spain to receive the …

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Riding the Waves

Since joining LSU’s College of Engineering in 1999, Electrical and Computer Engineering Senior Instructor and Undergraduate Advisor John Scalzo has created many educational opportunities for ECE majors. Scalzo, who earned his bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Virginia Tech and his master’s in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech, teaches two senior design classes as part …

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Twenty Students Join Order of the Engineer

Twenty students were recently inducted into the LSU College of Engineering’s Order of the Engineer, an honorific awarded to selected students to “foster a spirit of pride and responsibility in the engineering profession, to bridge the gap between training and experience, and to present to the public a visible symbol identifying the engineer.” At …

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PhD Student’s Research Could Affect Traffic, Road Safety

Sogand Karbalaieali, a PhD student in the LSU Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, has spent most of her life in her hometown of Tehran, Iran, a megacity with a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week traffic problem. Since arriving in Louisiana, particularly Baton Rouge, several years ago to pursue her doctorate in civil …

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