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The Michigan State University College of Engineering, a constituent of a major research and teaching university, is an unprecedented learning environment. With the wide array of today’s successful news and highlights, it is obvious that the College of Engineering members are pioneering leaders, embracing Michigan State University’s tradition of advancing knowledge and transforming lives through innovative teaching, research and outreach. The College of Engineering is one of the largest and oldest colleges.






Mitsuba meet the needs of people for safety and reliability in diversifying automotive/mobility markets by providing leading products. To that end, we keep on enhancing our development system by interconnecting motor technology, which is our core competence, and controller and mechanism technologies.







S & S Die Company has over 40 years of experience manufacturing tooling for the forging industry.What makes us unique is our in house, turnkey capabilities.

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Electrical and computer engineers are part of a dynamic and ever changing field. Technological advances in the past ten years have been astonishing and the future workforce shows a critical need for electrical and computer engineers to help advance such areas as nanoscale technologies, advanced microsystems, ubiquitous communications, biological and biomedical engineering, signal processing, autonomous vehicles and robotics, and efficient energy production, transmission and conversion. An ECE degree also offers an excellent background for advanced training in medicine, law, business, and other analytical disciplines.







We envision a future of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion, and we have committed ourselves to leading the way toward this future. General Motors has been pushing the limits of transportation and technology for over 100 years. Today, we are in the midst of a transportation revolution.  Headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, GM is: Over 180,000 people Serving 6 continents Across 23 time zones Speaking 70 languages.








TDK Corporation is a leading electronics company based in Tokyo, Japan. It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products. TDK’s portfolio features passive components such as ceramic, aluminium electrolytic and film capacitors, and magnetics.


DUNA-USA Inc is part of a group of companies led by DUNA-Corradini S.p.A., established in 1957 and uncontested worldwide market leader for the production and development of FOAMS (polyisocyanurate foam (PIR) as well as polyurethane (PU) chemicals, polyurethane systems for pouring and spraying adhesives and epoxy resins and equipment and instruments supporting the production or application of Foams and Chemicals





Airtech International, Inc. is a division of Airtech Advanced Materials Group, the largest manufacturer of vacuum bagging and composite tooling materials for prepreg/autoclave, resin infusion, and wet lay-up processes up to 799°F (426°C) . Our product line consists of: vacuum bagging films , release films, pressure sensitive tapes, mold releases (non-liquid), peel plies, breathers & bleeders, sealant tapes, vacuum bag connectors & hoses, rubber, pressure pads, cutting tools, vacuum leak detectors, shrink tape, PTFE coated fiberglass, tooling prepregs and resins, and carbon and glass reinforcements.

The mission of the Associated Students of Michigan State University is to enhance our individual and collective student experience through education, empowerment, and advocacy by dedication to the needs and interests of students. We are passionate about our purpose and the students we serve.

Plascore, Inc. is a global manufacturer of honeycomb core, honeycomb panels, composite structures and cleanrooms. Plascore honeycomb core is specified wherever high strength-to-weight ratio, energy absorption or directional qualities are desired. Plascore honeycomb core – manufactured in various materials and offered in different configurations of cell diameters, thicknesses and densities – are used in a wide range of OEM and R&D applications.

Roy Bailiff

Mike Koschmider

Roy Bailiff is an engineering technician at MSU that helps greatly engineers and in turn greatly helps the Solar Car Racing team by educating and assisting in fields vital to core development of strong engineers. Roy has previously also been in charge of ME 399 and and ME 372

Mike Koschmider works at MSU, Mike oversees the installation and use of research and instructional equipment .This includes assisting with design layouts, project documentation, construction, testing, and modification of equipment and computer software. Mike also fabricates, assembles, and repairs equipment components to assist the unit’s researchers. A lot of Mikes tasks help the MSU Solar Racing Team.

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