Monday, November 6, 2017
Through a gift from entrepreneur and businessman Paul E. Andrews, Jr., UTA will establish an endowed chair in the general areas of automotive engineering and design, mechanical engineering, and the FSAE team.
Monday, October 16, 2017
Andrew Makeev will improve reconstruction algorithms and software techniques to produce breakthroughs in computed tomography scanning, which will lead to better recognition of manufacturing flaws and structural damage of composites.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Andrew Makeev has received a $600,000 grant from Boeing to test composite components that officials believe will lead to longer-lasting aircraft and identify when those components may fail.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Wen Chan, a professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department and director of the Center for Composite Materials, has passed away after a brief battle with cancer.
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
A team of students earned a Rising Star Award in the System Selection category recently for the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers’ Student Design Competition.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Bernd Chudoba, an associate professor of aerospace engineering, is co-author of “Future Spacecraft Propulsion Systems and Integration: Enabling Technologies for Space Exploration.”
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Atilla Dogan, an associate professor of aerospace engineering, will use a $550,000 NSF grant to quantify risks posed by UAVs and create algorithms to reduce those risks.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Leila Ladani, a professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department and a lead scientist at UTARI, has been chosen to take part in the National Academy of Engineering 2017 EU-U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium.
Monday, July 17, 2017
MAE's Ashfaq Adnan recently published research findings in Nature’s Scientific Reports revealing that battlefield blasts may cause cavitation in the brain’s perineuronal nets, which, in turn, may collapse and cause neuronal damage.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Ken Reifsnider, a National Academy of Engineering member and professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, was honored by ICCES with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
UTA’s Conrad Greer Lab was officially showcased this week. Researchers intend to fill a profitable niche in the energy field by converting natural gas to high-grade diesel and jet fuel.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Space has long been the subject of science fiction and the dreams of many who gazed up at the moon and stars, and UTA researchers are contributing much to our exploration and understanding of it.
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.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Two engineering students, rising senior April Horton and master's student Chibueze Enyinnaya, have received scholarships from the Material Handling Education Foundation.
Monday, June 5, 2017
Alex Preisser’s journey to his graduation from UTA was a winding road, but he took advantage of all of the opportunities that presented themselves along the way.
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.
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.
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
Floyd Wine, an aerospace engineering alumnus and retired Bell Helicopter engineer, was inducted into UTA's Military Science Hall of Honor on March 25.
Monday, March 27, 2017
UTA's student newspaper, The Shorthorn, recently featured the Aero Mavericks' rocketry division and the students' work with a local high school team.
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.
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.
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.
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, 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, 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
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
A recently graduated master's student is the first person to successfully flight test an unmanned aerial vehicle that uses moving weights in its wings instead of traditional control surfaces or ailerons to turn.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
AE’s Makeev will use a $181,000 grant from the Office of Naval Research to purchase an ARES-G2 integrated axial-torsional platform that will allow his team to better understand material properties.
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.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
The familiar revving of student-designed and built FSAE racecars will be the norm at the 16th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend scheduled July 9-10 on UTA's campus.
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.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Kamesh Subbarao has received a three-year, $201,000 grant from the Air Force Research Laboratory to create an algorithm that will allow cooperative control of multiple spacecraft and address uncertainties and time delays in the information received.
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, April 27, 2016
Professor Pranesh Aswath and alumnus Micheal Blackmon have been elected to the STLE Board of Directors.
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.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
The National Science Foundation has awarded a CAREER grant to Ankur Jain, an assistant professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, to develop a fundamental understanding of how heat flows in materials within a Li-ion battery.
Monday, February 29, 2016
Andrew Green, founder of his own engineering and manufacturing company, is sharing his passion for composites with the next generation of materials engineers through a gift of $500,000 to the College of Engineering.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Chemists and engineers have proven that concentrated light, heat and high pressures can drive the one-step conversion of carbon dioxide and water directly into useable liquid hydrocarbon fuels.
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.
Friday, January 8, 2016
Desheng "Dennis" Meng, an associate professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Department, passed away suddenly January 6.
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.