CAMPUS NEWS: JUNE 21, 2023

HYDROKINETIC ENERGY

UNO Engineering Professor Nikolas Xiros’ Research Will Help Convert Water Currents to Electrical Power

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The Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapse in Washington was the result of vortex induced vibrations (VIV) and researchers say VIV can be converted into useable energy. (Library of Congress photograph)

The Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapse in Washington was the result of vortex induced vibrations (VIV). Researchers say VIV can be converted into useable energy. (Library of Congress photograph)

University of New Orleans finance professor Tarun Mukherjee, a 43-year faculty member who established a scholarship, student-managed fund and help create a finance trading lab, died June 11, 2024.
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UNO President Kathy Johnson and Nicholls State University President Jay Clune sign an agreement that will expand pathways to a mechanical engineering degree in South Louisiana.
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