Ashraf Ghaly, associate
professor of civil engineering, delivered a talk titled “From Theory
to Application Via Practical Projects,” at the National Science
Foundation's Center for Advanced Cement Based Materials' sixth
Symposium on Teaching the Materials Science, Engineering, and Field
Aspects of Concrete at Northwestern University, Illinois. He delivered two
talks “Technology as a Double-Edged Sword” and
“Technological Electrocution” at the Workshop on the Pedagogy
and Delivery of Information Technology in Science, Engineering, and
Liberal Arts Education recently at Colgate University. Also, he spoke on
“Investigative Learning in Engineering Using Prototype Scale
Testing” at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at the
University of Rochester.
Mary K. Carroll, associate
professor of chemistry, has published a paper, “Interactions between
Methylene Blue and Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate in Aqueous Solution Studied by
Molecular Spectroscopy” in the journal Applied Spectroscopy.
Co-authors are Marc A. Unger '93, Andrew M. Leach '96, Melissa J.
Morris '96, and two collaborators from the research group of Prof. F. V.
Bright at SUNY Buffalo.