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7th International Digital Human Modeling Symposium

The Iowa Technology Institute is hosting the 7th International Digital Human Modeling Symposium (DHM 2022) in conjunction with the Iowa Virtual Human Summit in August 2022. Keynote speakers will be Sébastien Lozé and Col. Kevin A. Bigelman.

Xuan Song

Xuan Song named among nation’s outstanding young manufacturing engineers

Xuan Song, an assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering and ITI affiliate, is among 22 recipients of the 2022 Sandra L. Bouckley Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineers from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). His work focuses on innovations in 3D printing.

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NASA EPSCoR funding to help UI engineering professor advance next-generation nuclear propulsion systems

NASA has selected the research proposal of Xuan Song, a University of Iowa assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering, among four Iowa projects to receive NASA EPSCoR funding. Song’s team will collaborate with scientists at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center to develop novel additive manufacturing (or 3D printing) approaches to fabricate complex ceramic components with high strength and extreme heat resistance.
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Toor appointed chair of UI Research Council

Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Physics and Astronomy
Fatima Toor has been appointed chair of the University of Iowa Research Council, a UI charter committee that meets regularly each semester to advise the vice president for research on matters pertaining to the University's research enterprise.
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Kristan Worthington selected to take part in NAE Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering 2022 Symposium

Thursday, June 30, 2022
College of Engineering
Kristan Worthington, assistant professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering and faculty affiliate in the Iowa Technology Institute, is among 84 early career engineers selected to present at the Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering Symposium in September 2022. She will join other groundbreaking engineers from industry, academia, and government at the event hosted by Amazon.


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Program released for DHM 2022, registration open

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
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