MEE News

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 5:00pm
  On May 3rd the Beta Nu chapter of the National Honor Society for Mechanical Engineers inducted new members. Outgoing President Sarah Forester and Adam Miller led the ceremony with faculty advisor Dr. D'Souza welcoming each inductee.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 8:29am
Watch the Mechanical and Energy Engineering students making news for their participation in a SpaceX project here. And MEE students are: Jonathan Thibodeaux MEEN Cassidi Mercereau MEEN Mohammed Aljoaib MEEN Jessica Hampton MEEN Hannah Wilcox MEEN Robert Myers MEEN Dakota Bower MEEN Ian Morrow MEEN Other engineering students who are part of the team include:
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 9:07am
The largest Fall graduating class from MEE BS program celebrates with faculty on the commencement day, December 11, 2015.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 2:32pm
Sponsored by NASA and administered by the Texas Space Grant Consortium, since Fall 2002. The TSGC Design Challenge is a unique academic experience offering undergraduate students an opportunity to propose, design and fabricate a solution to a topic of importance to NASA and its mission.  Also as a senior design project, advised by Dr. Horne, the team successfully demonstrated a prototype that allows harvesting of carbon dioxide from air in a manned spacecraft by utilizing cryogenic fluid. The awards included:
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 1:44pm
Entrepreneur and UNT alumnus Mr. Charn Uswachoke paid a special visit to Zero Energy Laboratory (Z0E Lab) in Thursday, December 3, 2015, and met Dr. Yong Tao and MEE graduate students. Dr. Fu, Chair of Electrical Engineering department was also present.
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 12:41pm
See more pictures from this event here.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 2:15pm
Dr. Zhao is a new assistant professor joining the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering at University of North Texas. Before, she was working as a postdoctoral appointee in the Energy Systems Division at Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois for two years. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering at Lehigh University.
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
A MEE team has been selected as one of the top three winners from the North American Region (USA and Canada) in the 2015 International Student Safety Technology Design Competition .  As a result,  the team have been invited to the final global competition in Sweden in June 2015!  The team is consisted of MEE students Travis Beamon, Holly Gage, Celena Lipscomb, Leannah Nichols, and faculty advisor Dr. Xun Yu. They are designing a new type of motorcycle helmet that is integrated with crash detection and airbag system, aiming to decrease motorcyclist fatalities.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 3:35pm
A diverse group of six MEE students are in China learning green buildings and renewable energy at Tongji University, American House in Beijing. On a weekend day, they were on the Great Wall showing their UNT pride.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 1:23pm
Congratulations to MEEN Outstanding Student Award recipients!  A ceremony was held at the Mechanical and Energy Engineering department prior to Commencement on Friday, May 15, 2015 to honor those students who were chosen as outstanding in the following categores: Outstanding Undergraduate Student: Richard Roberts and Chris Vorgert Outstanding Graduate Student: Ramesh Shrestha and Jiwon Mun Outstanding Teaching Assistant: MD Sallah Uddin