Every student who graduates from an engineering program at UCO participates in a 2-semester senior engineering design capstone experience. During this experience, an interdisciplinary team composed of three to four students will identify an engineering problem, design and develop potential solutions to the problem, analyze and improve their solutions, . . .
It is with a heavy heart to announce the passing of Dr. John Bowen on January 16, 2022, after struggling with a long illness. John joined the University of Central Oklahoma in August of 2000 and retired in May 2018. John received a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Central State University and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Oklahoma State University. . . .
The College of Mathematics and Science had several undergraduate and graduate students attend and present at the Oklahoma Academy of Sciences Technical Meeting at East Central University in Ada, OK. OAS holds annual technical meetings, field meetings, and, until recently, junior academy meetings. The purpose of the Academy is to stimulate scientific . . .
As many areas in higher education are struggling, the UCO Department of Funeral Service is thriving. Not only is the department experiencing unprecedented growth in majors and credit hour production, the department is also a national leader with respect to passing the required National Board Exam (NBE). As many funeral service programs struggled . . .
Dear CMS Alumni and Friends,
I am writing this from my sunroom at home as I watch a variety of birds pecking through an inch and a half of sleet to find the seeds I scattered for them this morning. UCO is closed for another winter storm, and it is good to be in a peaceful place to reflect on the past few months and decide what to share with you.
Our . . .
Dear CMS Alumni and Friends,
I am excited to be writing this letter in my new role as Dean of the College of Mathematics and Science. This past summer the “Interim” was removed from my title. Likewise, Dr. Bob Brennan, who served this past year in an interim role, is now the Associate Dean. We also recently welcomed two new members . . .
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The Department of Engineering and Physics Holds Annual Engineering Workshop Academy
From June 7th-18th 2021, the Department of Engineering and Physics in the College of Mathematics and . . .
This past year, Dr. Nesreen Alsbou, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was awarded U.S. Patent No. 10,912,509 titled “Portable Intelligent Driver’s Health Monitoring System for Safety on the Road.” Dr. Alsbou is the Electrical Engineering Program Coordinator and Director of UCO’s Internet-of-Things (IoT) Laboratory.
The . . .
In Fall 2019, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics was awarded a grant to run a summer program called GirlsGetMath@UCO, mirroring a well-established program at The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research at Brown University. However, COVID-19 hit, and all summer camps were put on hold. We were hopeful for Summer 2021, but during . . .
During the early surge of undergraduate research and transformative learning at UCO, we conducted a study of Mediterranean Geckos for which the data were collected by undergraduate students as part of a class project. For six consecutive Spring Semesters (2012-2017) students in General Biology for Majors – Principles (BIO 1204) conducted nightly . . .