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MERC recently instrumented a Navy MH‐60S with strain gages, accelerometers, and a data acquisition system as part of a strain survey designed to validate the finite element model that MERC previously developed for the Navy Multi‐Mission Helicopter Program Office (PMA‐299). The ground testing for the Sierra Strain Survey (SSS) took place the week of 14…
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Two MERC engineers presented papers at the Vertical Flight Society (VFS) forum, held virtually this year October 6 – 8.  Dr. Ken Taylor’s paper, “Determining TH-1H Tailboom Loads from Measured Strain Gage Data,” discussed work performed by MERC for the United States Air Force.  His co-authors included Maggie Gibson and Katie Mason Mullis from MERC. …
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Last year, we had an in-house team of designers come up with some fun designs for the littler ones in our lives. Now, to show some love for our future engineers, we’ve distributed these fun shirts.
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With the help of our organizers, RaTesha LeShoure and Kathleen Cordy,  MERC employees donated 3 full boxes and 2 bicycles for Toys for Tots this year!   A testament to the goodwill and love for the children in Middle Georgia!
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Dr. Joe Keene, Assistant Professor of Chemistry in the College of Liberal Arts at Mercer University, examines the underside of a C-130 wing for corrosion using a portable X-ray fluorescence instrument. Spectral analysis of the data collected can determine the presence of corrosion products at the atomic level long before the extent of the corrosion…
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Congratulations to Mrs. Stacey Conners and Mrs. Melyce Wagner for achieving their NAS 410 Nondestructive Inspection (NDI) Level 3 certifications in Electromagnetic Testing (ET), Liquid Penetrant Testing (PT), Magnetic Particle Testing (MT), and Ultrasonic Testing (UT). This comes as a result of their hard work and dedication to MERC and the warfighter. We are proud…
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MERC’s wide-reaching data visualization capabilities can be applied to numerous industries and software systems. Our highly skilled team has strong technical experience in creating custom data visualization tools for diverse clients. We welcome challenges and exciting projects! Can we partner with you today? Contact MERC today with your project information and questions. Our data visualization…
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The Mercer Engineering Research Center team is thrilled to partner with companies and developers to serve as an engineering consultant. MERC can serve as a primary contractor or subcontractor to a wide variety of projects. Discover the contract vehicles a company can use to hire MERC, what services we offer, and more. Are you interested…
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