The creative application of scientific principles to design or develop structures, machines, apparatus, or manufacturing processes, or works utilizing them singly or in combination; or to construct or operate the same with full cognizance of their design; or to forecast their behavior under specific operating conditions; all as respects an intended function, economics of operation and safety to life and property. History of engineering Relief map of the Citadel of Lilledesigned in by Vaubanthe foremost military engineer of his age. Engineering has existed since ancient times, when humans devised inventions such as the wedge, lever, wheel and pulley.
Initial support may be for two or three years, or for a full six years, depending on the employer-sponsor. If the initial support is for the shorter period, it may be extended up to six years at the discretion of the employer.
Though the fields supported can vary annually depending on employer needs, in general NPSC covers the following: Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical.
Location or Type of Institution: NPSC welcomes applications from any qualified U. Applicants at any stage of their graduate program may apply, as long as they will be available to accept two summers of paid internship.
Those who already possess a doctoral degree are ineligible. Employers may nominate NPSC fellows directly, obviating the selection process. These fellows may enroll for either a Master's or a PhD degree. Selection NPSC's employers select fellows based the following factors, not in order: Whether the applicant's field of study matches the employer's needs Undergraduate and graduate course work and grades Research experience at a university or in industry Letters of recommendation from professors and employers.
These can be decisive.
The most effective letters are from persons who have supervised or observed the applicant's participation in research. The GRE General tests are required; the Subject test is suggested and may be required by your university. Using these criteria, employers review the pool of applicants and advise NPSC of which students the employer wishes to support.
NPSC then makes the award. Additional Requirements Applicants must be accepted at a participating NPSC-member university or college and progress through a full-time study program leading to a graduate degree in the physical sciences or related engineering fields.
Fellows must complete one or two summer internships, as the sponsoring employer requires. To continue in good standing, fellows must submit a transcript annually as well as any forms and information that NPSC requests. Fellows must perform satisfactorily in their summer internship and during the academic year.
A fellow who switches his or her field of study to one not of interest to the sponsoring employer may have support terminated. The following employers have additional stipulations: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory: Requires fellows to make a good faith effort to conduct collaborative research that involves both the LLNL mentor and the graduate thesis advisor.
Fellows should plan their course work and research direction with their university department and LLNL as a team effort. Requires Fellow to pass a background investigation. Requires Fellow to successfully pass a background investigation.Providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering systems design consulting services to clients throughout Upstate and Western NY.
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Traditional engineering is decompositional in nature. To understand the whole you break it into the parts. You then master the parts, put them back together again, and you are now a master of the whole. A good example of traditional engineering is a car.
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