Friday, October 2, 2015
Anand Puppala, professor of civil engineering and associate dean for research, will be working on a Tarrant Regional Water District project to establish a framework by which earthquake impact on local dams can be evaluated.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Simon Chao is one of six faculty members from UT Arlington who have been honored as 2015 Regents Outstanding Teaching Award winners for excellence in the classroom.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
UTA is advancing plans for a new six-story Science, Engineering Innovation and Research building to help meet increasing student demand and to further the University’s emerging concentration in health science initiatives.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Anand Puppala and his team are using giant lightweight geofoam blocks to bolster the earth beneath roads and bridges and slow down the settling of roadways and bridges.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
A new National Science Foundation center at UTA will determine how to best use composite materials to extend the life-cycle of civil infrastructure, resulting in less maintenance and lower costs to taxpayers.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
UTA's new Solid Waste Institute for Sustainability will provide leadership and expertise to countries and cities around the globe to make waste management and landfills more efficient and sustainable.
Monday, May 4, 2015
UTA has a new partnership with a longtime Silicon Valley entrepreneur and alumna who will establish a strategic outpost to match technology developed within the University with investors and corporate partners.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Beginning this fall, UTA will offer the first architectural engineering bachelor’s degree program in North Texas to prepare a new generation of students for careers in design, construction and engineering-related fields.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Center for Underground Infrastructure Research and Education has received a $1.2 million grant from the TxDOT to investigate building underground freight transportation in certain urban environments.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
A team of researchers from the Civil Engineering Department is exploring ways to use geothermal energy to make bridges and overpasses safer during winter weather.
Monday, April 6, 2015
Two civil engineering teams took first and second places, respectively, in American Society of Civil Engineers’ GeoInstitute’s national competitions.
Monday, March 30, 2015
Engineering students took three of the six President's Awards at the 2015 ACES competition.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Xinbao Yu will show whether California bridge foundations are safe and up to standards that the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials have set.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Four alumni were honored as engineers of the year by local chapters of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) on February 15.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
As the City of Kennedale grows, concerns about the quality of its water supply grow too. To learn how good or bad its water is, the City has turned to Civil Engineering's Nick Fang for help.
Monday, February 9, 2015
Driven by a 22% increase in enrollment in the College of Engineering, UTA's enrollment surpassed 36,000 for the first time in spring 2015.
Monday, December 8, 2014
A civil engineering team led by Anand Puppala recently installed a new mix of lime and fly ash on a section of U.S. 82 as a base to reduce soil sulfate heaving and extend the life of the highway as part of a new TxDOT field implementation project.
Friday, November 21, 2014
Yuan and Choi received two highly competitive Norman Hackerman Advanced Research Program awards from the texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
DJ Seo has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant to improve sustainability of large urban areas from extreme weather, urbanization and climate change.
Monday, October 13, 2014
UTA opened the Fab Lab, a state-of-the-art Fabrication Laboratory featuring cutting-edge technology for research in digital fabrication and data visualization, on October 8 at the Central Library.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Preliminary census reports this week show the College of Engineering enrollment is up 25% from Fall 2013, and UT Arlington enrollment is up 65% since 2001.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
UTA and the College of Engineering are developing a two-part, 12-week “Introduction to Engineering and Engineering Mathematics” course as part of the edX program announced this week.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Annual Welcome Bash will be held Wednesday, September 3, to welcome new students and greet returning ones.
Friday, July 11, 2014
The College of Engineering is starting a minor in sustainable engineering in the fall to help students become smarter about using dwindling resources.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Federal grant will match six undergraduate students with a Spanish technical institute to learn how to prepare civil infrastructure for disasters and how to recover quickly from such events.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Faculty and students will gain a unique perspective on how to submit winning proposals to the National Science Foundation (NSF) when NSF Program Directors visit UTA for a pair of workshops.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
The college will offer a new Master of Construction Management degree this fall with an option to take courses online, helping meet industry demand.
Friday, May 9, 2014
More than 400 students will cross the stage at the College's spring commencement May 10.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Several members of the Engineering faculty recently were honored with University awards for research, teaching, and mentoring.
Friday, May 2, 2014
The Civil Engineering Department hosted the 2014 Low Impact Development (LID) in North Texas Workshop on May 2.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Civil engineering students have a new resource for finding help in mathematics and fundamental engineering courses.
Monday, April 7, 2014
The banners of three countries were added to the rafters of the Nedderman Hall Atrium.
Monday, February 24, 2014
The College wrapped up a successful E-Week with its annual awards banquet.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Associate Professors Sahadat Hossain and Melanie Sattler transform potentially dangerous landfill gas emissions into power for 1,600 households.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
UTA enrollment for the Spring 2014 semester has climbed to a record 34,249 students, buoyed by strong growth in the College of Engineering.
Monday, February 3, 2014
Anand Puppala, associate dean of research for the College of Engineering, has been named chair of the National Research Council’s soil mechanics unit.