Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

MAE faculty member Jason K. Moore Co-Awarded $5M Department of Education Grant

An inaugural $5M grant from the Department of Education was awarded to UC
Davis to further the LibreTexts project (
LibreTexts’ mission is to develop free open access textbooks for STEM
disciplines. The grant will support work at UC Davis and 11 other
institutions around the country. Co-PI Jason K. Moore, MAE faculty, will
lead efforts to enable interactive computation in the texts and develop
engineering open educational resources. For more information see the
LibreTexts press release ( and an
article in Inside Higher Ed