Bailey named to “Ingram’s” 40 under 40

Dan Bailey, GeoE’03, MS EMgt’05, a project manager for Cogent, was named to the Kansas City business magazine Ingram’s 40 Under 40 list for 2018. Bailey, a member of the S&T Order of the Golden Shillelagh and a vice president of the Miner Alumni Association board of directors, recently assisted in equipping the newly constructed Clayco Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory at Missouri S&T.

Bailey started his career as an engineering project manager with Lee Mathews, an equipment supplier specializing in industrial pumps and other products. He currently serves as the company’s director of engineering projects. Lee Mathews is one of nine partner companies that operate under Cogent.

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Honoring new academy members

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Boosting cyber-physical security

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MXene discovery could improve energy storage

In spite of their diminutive size, 2-D titanium carbide materials known as MXenes are “quite reactive” to water, a discovery S&T researchers say could have implications for energy storage and harvesting applications such as batteries, supercapacitors and beyond. Their findings were published in 2018 in the American Chemical Society journal Inorganic Chemistry.

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A faster charge for electric vehicles

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