Amrit Nam Khalsa, mechanical engineering ’18, didn’t even consider a career in aerospace until he was a senior. His first job after graduation? Testing and troubleshooting a critical component of the $10 billion James Webb Space Telescope.
Endowments: Funding Faculty Excellence
Endowments provide ongoing, year-over-year support to enable innovation in engineering research, teaching, and mentorship.
Take A Walk Through History
Learn about Oregon State’s historic “Engineering Triangle.” These five buildings represent the stories of the countless people who have passed through them.
Quest for Clean Water
Bahman Abbasi is leading a team to develop systems to decontaminate water with $5 million of funding from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Born to Explore
Astronauts receive extensive training on how to take pictures in space; the challenge is getting photos that look like what we see with the naked eye, in terms of color and vibrancy.
From Shopkeeper’s Son to Global Businessman and Financial Engineer
Alumnus Robert Yüksel Yildirim taps his Oregon State University engineering experience to build a business that spans continents and touches lives