As a high school student, Jacob Benny ’22 had a natural talent for math, and he’d also discovered an interest in physics. But work on a project for NASA before he’d even earned a college degree? That seemed to be an out-of-this-world ambition.
Clay Penney '19 and Col. Jim Squire are launching into a Mars rover competition, building and testing prototypes for Penney's honors thesis.
Research currently underway in VMI’s biomechanics laboratory could someday be used to prevent falls among the elderly.
Several cadets majoring in mechanical engineering have participated this year in projects designed to improve today's military.
A project underway in the mechanical engineering lab at VMI may someday help amputees in developing countries.