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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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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Chemical Engineering Alumnus Gives Back to the Department

4/25/2017 Jerry Forest never imagined a degree in chemical engineering would lead him to a successful career in process safety. Forest, a 1984 LSU alumnus, has over 30 years of experience in process safety with a strong manufacturing background in isocyanates, hydrazine propellants and refining at Celanese Corporation and at …

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Two Alumni Inducted Into 36th Annual Hall of Distinction

4/21/2017 The LSU College of Engineering honored two new inductees—Del Holland Dugas and Greg Elliott—at its 36th annual Hall of Distinction banquet, held Thursday evening at Patrick F. Taylor Hall. The Hall of Distinction, established in 1979, recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the engineering profession. Criteria for …

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