Mechanical and Aerospace

Mechanical and Aerospace

Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious NSF Early CAREER Award

James Coakley, an assistant professor in the University of Miami College of Engineering's Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has received the National Science Foundation's Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award.

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Mechanical and Aerospace

Novel Method Could Help Increase Supply of Badly Needed ‘White Gold’

Mert Akin, a mechanical engineering graduate assistant at the University of Miami, has developed a lithium-extraction technique that is more efficient and environmentally friendly than conventional methods.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/12/novel-method-could-help-increase-supply-of-badly-needed-white-gold.html




Mechanical and Aerospace

New Alloys Could Reduce Air Travel’s Carbon Footprint

College of Engineering researchers James Coakley and Giacomo Po are helping to develop a new class of refractory alloys that would increase aircraft engine efficiency and lower CO₂ emissions.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/11/new-alloys-could-reduce-air-travels-carbon-footprint.html