College of Applied Engineering Sustainability and Technology

It is difficult to imagine how all the metal pieces and parts sprawled out on the floor of Kent State University’s Research 1 Building will eventually form a mining robot. But, the relentless dedication it has taken to design, create and build the robot might one day help NASA learn more about the materials on Mars.

Kent State’s Richmond Nettey Becomes University’s First Recipient of Prestigious University Aviation Association Award

Nettey also is first African-American to receive the award