Friday, September 1, 2017
UTA and Dallas Area Rapid Transit today launched a first-of-its-kind partnership offering select undergraduate students valuable experiential learning opportunities in engineering and other fields.
Friday, August 25, 2017
Michael Vasilyev, an electrical engineering professor, has earned $498,981 grant to build an ultra-high-speed platform for very high information exchange rates and ultrafast data processing.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Yan Wan, an associate professor of electrical engineering, is team lead on a three-year, $998,803 NSF grant developing a networked airborne computing platform for multiple unmanned aerial systems.
Thursday, August 3, 2017
David Wetz will utilize a $689,335 ONR DURIP award to design, build, and install a distributed generation source testbed that will integrate high-voltage AC power sources and DC energy storage.
Friday, June 16, 2017
Erick Jones, a professor in the Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering Department, has been named the College’s new associate dean for graduate studies, effective September 1.
Friday, June 2, 2017
Conventional high-power lasers are bulky and require equipment that makes them difficult to use in portable platforms, but EE's Weidong Zhou is working to develop a semiconductor laser that addresses these issues.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Several College of Engineering faculty and staff were honored for achievements in the previous year at the College’s annual faculty/staff awards luncheon March 28.
Monday, March 27, 2017
Md Sohel Mahmood, a doctoral student in the Electrical Engineering Department at The University of Texas at Arlington, recently won the Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE Sensors Applications Symposium.
Monday, January 23, 2017
J.-C. Chiao, a professor in the Electrical Engineering Department, has been named a Fellow of SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
J.-C. Chiao, Mike and Janet Greene Endowed Professor and Jenkins Garrett Endowed Professor of Electrical Engineering, has been appointed as a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Sensors Council for the period of 2017-19.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Fifty-seven undergraduate engineering students earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages and 222 were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester.
Monday, December 5, 2016
Frank Lewis, a professor in the Electrical Engineering Department, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Qilian Liang, a professor in the Electrical Engineering Department, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Monday, November 7, 2016
The College of Engineering has experienced unprecedented growth since 2013, and has hired 15 new faculty to meet the challenges and opportunities of the future.
Monday, October 31, 2016
A paper by UTA assistant professor of electrical engineering Ramtin Madani won the 2016 Best Publication Award in Energy from the INFORMS Section on Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Students from the Computer Science and Engineering and Electrical Engineering Departments have taken home top prizes lately in several “hackathons” across the state.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Wei-Jen Lee, a professor in UTA’s Electrical Engineering Department, has been elected to a two-year term as vice president of the Industry Application Society of IEEE.
Monday, August 29, 2016
While many engineering students spent their summers working, in summer school, or enjoying a much-needed break, several distinguished themselves by winning prestigious awards and competitions
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
David Wetz earned a DURIP grant from the Office of Naval Research to purchase an OPAL-RT Hardware in the Loop platform that will allow him to use simulations to test how well a battery will perform as part of a full shipboard system.
Monday, July 25, 2016
A team of electrical engineering professors and students \has won three “Best Paper” Awards from IEEE, including the organization’s 2016 Power and Energy Society Prize Paper Award.
Monday, July 18, 2016
Peter E. Crouch, dean of engineering for the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and the former dean of Arizona State University’s Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, has been named dean of the nationally ranked College of Engineering.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Breakthroughs in medicine and technology at The University of Texas System have earned UT a spot among the world’s top universities that receive U.S. patents for inventions.
Friday, June 10, 2016
Robert Magnusson, UTA’s Texas Instruments Distinguished University Chair in Nanoelectronics and professor of electrical engineering, has received a $370,000 NSF grant to create the engineered nanoscale amplifiers and lasers.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
More than 230 undergraduate engineering students were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester. Sixty-one earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.
Friday, May 13, 2016
The UT System Board of Regents has approved the design for UTA's new Science and Engineering Innovation and Research building.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
U.S. News and World Report's 2017 Best Graduate Schools list marked a steady rise for UTA graduate engineering programs, now ranked No. 82 among 215 doctoral-granting engineering schools surveyed.
Friday, March 11, 2016
A team of UTA engineering and business school graduates is designing a hands-on, reconfigurable Build-Teach-Play Robots package to stimulate STEM learning in kindergarten through 12th grades.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Ioannis Schizas is working to develop a framework for a network of simple sensors that could be as powerful as a supercomputer, but smaller and less costly.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Samir Iqbal, associate professor of electrical engineering, has been named a Fellow of the prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry, the United Kingdom-based association representing more than 50,000 of the world’s leading chemical scientists.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Lonestar 3D won the third-annual E-Week Student Challenge for their 3D food printer system, and Futurista was voted "Fan Favorite."
Monday, February 15, 2016
Samir Iqbal has developed a novel cancer cell detection method that will improve early diagnosis through a tool that tracks cellular behavior in real time using nanotextured walls that mimic layers of body tissue.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
An electrical engineer at The University of Texas at Arlington is developing an all-liquid optofluidic laser that could better detect cancer in the comfort of a doctor’s office.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
A new type of ultra-thin semiconductor laser under development at The University of Texas at Arlington can be integrated with mainstream electronics on the same silicon substrate with increased capacity and energy efficiency.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The University of Texas at Arlington was named today in the elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Professor Robert Magnusson, UTA’s Texas Instruments Distinguished Chair in Nanoelectronics, currently leads the University’s Nanophotonics Device Group and received five patents in less than one year.
Monday, January 4, 2016
Nearly 200 undergraduate engineering students were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed fall semester. Thirty-two earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.