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Graduate Program Rises in National Rankings
Graduate Program Rises in National Rankings

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The College of Engineering’s graduate program continued its recent upward trajectory, moving up nine spots to #73 of 198 doctoral-granting universities in the recently-released U.S. News & World Report rankings.

Student Team Earns Patent From Senior Project
Student Team Earns Patent From Senior Project

Friday, March 3, 2017

A team of five mechanical engineering students, two of their professors, and Raytheon has secured a patent for a smart bandage device that the students developed years ago.

CE Department adds Undergrad Construction Management Program
CE Department adds Undergrad Construction Management Program

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The Civil Engineering Department is now offering a new bachelor’s degree in construction management to help meet increasing workforce demands in the bustling, construction-laden North Texas area.

UTA Leading in Cancer Research
UTA Leading in Cancer Research

Monday, February 20, 2017

UTA is harnessing expertise from across campus to discover new ways to find, treat, and prevent cancer. View the Cancer Crusaders video.

CE's Puppala Earns TxDOT Contract to use Geocells to Improve Highways
CE's Puppala Earns TxDOT Contract to use Geocells to Improve Highways

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

CE's Anand Puppala is working to determine the benefits of using recycled materials and geocells to improve Texas highways through a two-year, $360,000 Texas Department of Transportation interagency contract.

MSE's Gouma Invents Flu-detecting Breath Monitor
MSE's Gouma Invents Flu-detecting Breath Monitor

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Materials Science and Engineering Professor has published an article in the journal Sensors that describes her invention of a hand-held breath monitor that can detect the flu virus. View UTA video. View CBS 11 storySee NBC News' story. 

AE Professor Named AIAA Fellow
AE Professor Named AIAA Fellow

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Frank Lu, a professor in the Aerospace Engineering Department, has been named a Fellow of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics.

MAE Doctoral Student Embarks on NASA Internship
MAE Doctoral Student Embarks on NASA Internship

Thursday, January 26, 2017

MAE doctoral student Cody Ground has earned a prestigious Pathways internship with the Hypersonic Air-Breathing Propulsion Branch at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va.

EE's Chiao Named SPIE Fellow
EE's Chiao Named SPIE Fellow

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. 

EE's Chiao Named IEEE Sensors Council Distinguished Lecturer
EE's Chiao Named IEEE Sensors Council Distinguished Lecturer

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. 

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