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265 Students Earn Spring Dean's List Honors
265 Students Earn Spring Dean's List Honors

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Seventy-nine undergraduate engineering students earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages and 265 were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed spring semester. 

Laura Nedderman Carries on Her Family Legacy
Laura Nedderman Carries on Her Family Legacy

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

When Laura Nedderman accepted her diploma at Commencement in May, it was an extension of her family’s legacy at UTA. 

CE's Hossain Publishes Book About Using Recycled Plastic to Shore Up Roads
CE's Hossain Publishes Book About Using Recycled Plastic to Shore Up Roads

Thursday, May 18, 2017

CE Professor Sahadat Hossain’s research into using recycled plastic to shore up roads has helped lead toward his publishing a book titled: “Sustainable Slope Stabilisation using Recycled Plastic Pins,” which will release on CRC Press and Amazon on June 6. 

Makeev, Colleagues Earn AHS Best Paper Award
Makeev, Colleagues Earn AHS Best Paper Award

Thursday, May 18, 2017

AE’s Andrew Makeev and his colleagues earned the best paper award in structures and materials at the 73rd American Helicopter Society Forum in Fort Worth May 9-11.

Alumnus Ken Hall Has Renewed His Connection to UTA
Alumnus Ken Hall Has Renewed His Connection to UTA

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ken Hall chose UTA because it offered the best engineering program at the lowest cost in Texas. He learned valuable skills that he has applied to his career at CH2M, where he is a vice president.

MAE's Woods Wins Prestigious Minnie Stevens Piper Award
MAE's Woods Wins Prestigious Minnie Stevens Piper Award

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Bob Woods, a longtime mechanical engineering professor and founder of the UTA FSAE racing team, has been named a 2017 Piper Professor by the San Antonio-based Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation.

BE's Nguyen Wins NIH T-32 Grant to Recruit, Train Doctoral Students
BE's Nguyen Wins NIH T-32 Grant to Recruit, Train Doctoral Students

Monday, April 17, 2017

Kytai Nguyen recently was awarded an NIH T-32 grant totaling more than $1 million over five years to recruit and train outstanding doctoral students in healthcare applications for nanotechnology.

BE's Hong Earns Grant to Develop Materials for 3-D Printed Blood Vessels
BE's Hong Earns Grant to Develop Materials for 3-D Printed Blood Vessels

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Yi Hong has been awarded a $211,000 R21 grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop materials that will allow doctors to use a 3-D printer to create unique new blood vessels for children with vascular defects. 

NAE Member, Distinguished Research Professor NY Chen Passes Away
NAE Member, Distinguished Research Professor NY Chen Passes Away

Monday, April 3, 2017

Nai Yuen Chen, a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a distinguished research professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department, passed away March 30 at the age of 91.

CSE Team Wins Best Student Paper Award at IUI Conference
CSE Team Wins Best Student Paper Award at IUI Conference

Friday, March 31, 2017

A team of computer science students and their advisors won the Best Student Paper Award at the 22nd Intelligent User Interfaces Conference in Cyprus March 13-16.

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