March 22, 2019
Finding the ‘trouble-makers:’ SIU researcher’s work focuses on finding cells that generate pancreatic cancer tumors
A researcher in the engineering degree program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale just received a grant aimed at helping him develop the means to search out and destroy so-called “cancer stem cells,” which are responsible for regenerating tumors. Farhan Chowdhury’s research will focus on the role these trouble-makers play in one of the deadliest of cancers: pancreatic cancer.
March 19, 2019
SIU battlebot ‘Absaluki’ brings home first place in Robobrawl competition
Student robotics engineers from Southern Illinois University Carbondale made an impressive showing at the “Robobrawl” and another robot design competition held March 9 at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
January 15, 2019
SIU to host regional steel bridge/concrete canoe competition and conference
Southern Illinois University Carbondale will play host to a major engineering competition this spring, bringing dozens of students from across the region for three days of fun and learning.