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John Lamancusa

Professor Emeritus

Affiliation(s):

  • Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Research Areas:

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Education

  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, 1978
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, 1980
  • Ph D, Mechanical Engineering, 1982

Publications

Research Projects

  • September 2008 - August 2013, "Team MEDS Multidisciplinary Engineering Design Students, Projects to Aid Persons with Disabilities," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • September 2008 - August 2013, "Team MEDS Multidisciplinary Engineering Design Students, Projects to Aid Persons with Disabilities," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • December 2004 - April 2005, "Truck Mounted Auto-Sign Deployment with Intuitive Control Systems, LLC.," (Sponsor: Industrial Modernization Center, Inc.).
  • September 2004 - December 2004, "Umbrella Agreement--Learning Factory - Liquid Level Sensing Strip for Containers project with New Pig Corp.," (Sponsor: Industrial Modernization Center, Inc.).

Honors and Awards

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Engineers Without Borders - Faculty Advisor, January 2013 - January 2007
  • Committee Work, Representative, Faculty Leadership Council of Engineers Without Borders, January 2013
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, EWB Implementation Trip, May 2012 - January 2013
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, EWB Assessment Trip, December 2011 - January 2011
  • Assistance to Student Organizations, Engineers Without Borders, January 2010 - January 1995
  • Contribution to Programs to Enhance Equal Opportunity/Cultural Diversity, Faculty Advisor, Engineers without Borders, January 2010 - December 2010
  • Committee Work, RA-10 Academic Misconduct Investigatory Committee, October 2007 - March 2008

Service to External Organizations:

  • Service to Public and Private Organizations, Advisor, Engineers without Borders, August 2009
 


 

About

The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519