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Mechanical engineering students win award in poster contest
Posted: 04/22/2003
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Pictured above from left to right are Frank Martinez, graduate student; Libny Pineda, undergraduate student; Dr. Ala Qubbaj, assistant profesor of mechanical engineering;Rodrigo Lavat, undergraduate student; and Jesus Benavides, undergraduate student.
Mechanical engineering students at The University of Texas-Pan American recently received a third place award in a poster contest held during the South Texas Environmental Conference on South Padre Island.

Students, Carlos Trevino and Libny Pineda also received a $50 check for their poster - Flue Gas Recirculation in a Gas Fired Furnace.

"I'm happy to see our students continue to present their work at state and national levels and achieve impressive results," said Dr. Ala Qubbaj, assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering.

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