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
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.
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Ken Reifsnider, a member of the National Academy of Engineering and Presidential Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
A new UTA study shows that adult learners, aged 25 and older, are motivated to transfer from a community college because of the perceived prestige that is associated with becoming an engineer.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Ankur Jain (MAE) is co-leading a team that is seeking ways to harness heat energy lost from automobiles, buildings and other devices, using an NSF EAGER grant.
Monday, November 2, 2015
The accolades continue to roll in for the Formula SAE program, which was recently mentioned in a post about UTA in “10 Colleges Not to Miss” on BestRide.com.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
A new course, introduced in fall 2015, is designed to help make math more accessible for engineering students.
Friday, October 2, 2015
A UTA aerospace engineering team will build the country’s only university-based, arc-heated, hypersonic-testing facility for thermal protection systems through a new $1.01 million Defense University Research Instrumentation Program grant.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
UTA is advancing plans for a new six-story Science, Engineering Innovation and Research building to help meet increasing student demand and to further the University’s emerging concentration in health science initiatives.
Monday, August 3, 2015
Researchers Robert Taylor and Ashfaq Adnan will receive funding as part of a group that is one of nine awardees from America Makes for additive manufacturing applied research and development projects.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
MAE assistant professor Ashfaq Adnan is modifying molecular structures and blending ceramics to create new material that would be less brittle but retain the strength of the original ceramic and could be used on spacecraft, in power plants and for other applications.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
MAE professor Andrew Makeev is collaborating with Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. to design more durable materials and accelerate their implementation in composite aircraft.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
UT Arlington's Formula SAE racing team will host at least a dozen teams from across North America for the 15th Annual Texas Autocross Weekend July 17-19 on the UT Arlington campus.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Yahoo! Labs delivered 480 computer servers to the UT Arlington College of Engineering to further research led by mechanical engineering professor Dereje Agonafer into more efficient systems for cooling essential network equipment.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Pranesh Aswath, associate dean for graduate studies and professor of materials science and engineering, has been named a Fellow of ASM International.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The College of Engineering recently celebrated the accomplishments of three faculty members, one staff member, and an alumnus.
Monday, May 4, 2015
UTA has a new partnership with a longtime Silicon Valley entrepreneur and alumna who will establish a strategic outpost to match technology developed within the University with investors and corporate partners.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
UTA researchers have created a new power generator that can produce electricity up to 25 percent more efficiently than existing technology, reduce emissions and could alleviate power shortages in more remote areas of the globe.
Friday, April 10, 2015
NASA has selected UTA as one of four U.S. institutions to develop improved methods for oxygen recovery and reuse aboard human spacecraft.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Dereje Agonafer, a mechanical engineering professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, has won an IBM Faculty Award.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
COE Board Member Mike Greene and his wife, Janet, have made an impact on his hometown of Saginaw, TX, through a community resource called Community Link.
Monday, March 30, 2015
Engineering students took three of the six President's Awards at the 2015 ACES competition.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Pranesh Aswath, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department, has been named a Fellow of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE).
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Assistant professor will be an Office of Naval Research (ONR) Summer Faculty Fellow in the Multifunctional Materials Branch of the Naval Research Lab for the second consecutive year.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Raul Fernandez, a Professor in Practice in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, is part of an entrepreneurship program hosted by Stanford University and VentureWell, thanks to a NSF grant.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Monday, February 9, 2015
Driven by a 22% increase in enrollment in the College of Engineering, UTA's enrollment surpassed 36,000 for the first time in spring 2015.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Haiying Huang is developing a distributed wireless antenna sensor system to monitor conditions of coal-fired boilers that will lead to making the units safer, more efficient.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Kenneth Reifsnider, an expert in high temperature energy systems and composite materials and a member of the prestigious National Academy of Engineering, will join UT Arlington in June.