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Vicente Rojas

NEXT Research Engineer

Email: var13a@acu.eduu

Education

  • BS, Abilene Christian University, Engineering, 2017

Honors and Achievements

  • University Scholar - ACU

Latest Scholarly Presentations

  • Rojas, V. (2015) Teaching Introductory Physics through Visual Computational Models, Waco, TX
  • Rojas, V. (2014) Wire Tension Measurements and Analysis for New COMPASS Drift Chamber, Waikoloa, HI

Professional Services

  • Engineer in Training - Texas Board of Professional Engineers

Community Services

  • Member of Rotary Club

Expertise and Repertoire

  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Inventor, Microsoft Excel, Python, C++, & JAVA.
  • Experience with design of mechanical systems, piping design, and load calculation software.

Awards

  • Charles Ivey Award

Languages

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

Biography

  • Vicente grew up in Torreon, Mexico. In 2017, he received a bachelor's degree in engineering from Abilene Christian University. He worked as a mechanical engineer for Bryan, Parks & Associates, a consulting engineering firm in Abilene where he designed heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. In 2020, he joined NEXT Lab as a research engineer.
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