Tuesday, April 23, 2019
The eight-time national champion UTA Movin’ Mavs might be getting even better soon, thanks to some ingenuity among mechanical engineering students, whose senior design project team built a treadmill that can be used by athletes in wheelchairs.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Innovation Day brought together students, faculty, alumni and industry representatives to showcase and celebrate the transformative research being performed in UTA’s engineering laboratories.
Friday, March 22, 2019
Daejong Kim has partnered with a long-time friend from his home nation of South Korea to help find a more effective way for steelmaking companies to inspect and maintain their facilities.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Haiying Huang has earned a pair of grants worth nearly $900,000 to monitor structural health and detect when and where damage happens.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Luca Maddalena won a pair of Office of Naval Research grants totaling more than $1.5 million to enhance the U.S.' only university-based, arc-heated hypersonic wind tunnel.
Friday, February 8, 2019
Dereje Agonafer, a long-time mechanical engineering professor, is the first active UTA engineering faculty member to be elected to the National Academy of Engineering.
Thursday, February 7, 2019
A UTA student team crafted a winning design for a conceptual missile system to deploy against inbound hypersonic missile threats that led to a mention in a recent issue of Aviation Week & Space Technology.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Wendy Okolo (Ph.D. A.E. '15, B.S.A.E. '10), an aerospace research engineer at NASA, will receive the award from U.S. Black Engineer Magazine.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Four UTA engineering faculty are working on a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to prepare gstudents for data-based careers in agriculture-related fields.
Friday, December 21, 2018
Mechanical Engineering alumnus Richard Margolin and his Dallas-based company, Robokind, have won an Emerging Technology Award from Mechanical Engineering magazine.
Friday, December 14, 2018
Two Engineering faculty, Provost Teik C. Lim and L.K. Mestha, have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, bringing the total number of UTA fellows to 14, the most at a Texas university.
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Longtime mechanical engineering professor and Formula SAE team adviser Bob Woods was featured in the October/November 2018 issue of Southern Automotive magazine.
Friday, November 2, 2018
rst recipient of an endowed chair established in his honor in 2017 through a gift from Paul E. Andrews Jr., an entrepreneur and businessman.
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Endel Iarve is part of a $1 million U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory grant looking at establishing fatigue and durability standards for materials used in aircraft.
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Jimil Shah, a recent mechanical engineering doctoral graduate, is the recipient of the 2018 ASME EPPD Student Engineer of The Year Award.
Monday, September 10, 2018
The 18th annual Texas Autocross Weekend, featuring collegiate auto racing teams from across the country, has been rescheduled to Sept. 29-30 due to forecast poor weather.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Justin Hawthorne isn’t your average engineering student. A rising senior, he is a motivational speaker and spent the 2017-18 academic year as a professional intern with engineering teams at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
Friday, July 6, 2018
Former and current UTA students are in the United Kingdom to participate in the 20th anniversary of the inaugural Formula Student United Kingdom event held at Silverstone Circuit, United Kingdom.
Monday, June 11, 2018
Eighty-nine undergraduate engineering students earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages and 327 were named to the dean’s list for the recently completed spring semester.
Friday, June 8, 2018
Four startups developed by UTA faculty and students, including several from the College of Engineering, participated in TECH Fort Worth’s fifth annual Impact Showcase of inspirational client startups.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Bernd Chudoba is workin to develop parameters for a forecasting methodology that will allow strategic planners to identify science and technology gaps related to space transportation issues.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
David Hullender, a longtime professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has been named a 2018 Piper Professor by the San Antonio-based Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
The Office of Naval Research has awarded two grants worth nearly $1.5 million that will further enhance the Advanced Materials and Structures Lab’s national standing and capabilities.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
The College’s inaugural Innovation Day brought together students, faculty, alumni and industry representatives to showcase and celebrate the transformative research being performed in UTA’s engineering laboratories.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Kamesh Subbarao is using a $795,427 Office of Naval Research grant to create metrics to evaluate the performance of multiple UAVs that operators will be able to use to predict vehicle behavior under mission-specific conditions.
Friday, March 30, 2018
Dean Peter Crouch and the College of Engineering honored faculty and staff excellence at an awards luncheon April 29.
Friday, March 9, 2018
Alumnus Andrew Feghali became an entrepreneur at a young age – in middle school, he started a lawn service and hired neighborhood children to work for him – and since graduating he has built a successful fire testing company, Aeroblaze.
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Fifteen years ago, seven astronauts, including Kalpana Chawla, one of UTA’s most celebrated graduates and the first Indian-born woman to fly in space, perished when the Space Shuttle Columbia broke apart during re-entry.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Monica Hew (BSAE '13) recently spent six months at the German Space Center (DLR) in Cologne studying how tissue swelling, or edema, develops in an oxygen-deprived environment.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Sixty-nine undergraduate engineering students earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages and 249 were named to the dean's list for the recently completed fall semester.