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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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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