MEE News

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 12:41pm
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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.
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  
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 8:45am
Design Team AD ASTRA placed 2nd top overall team at the NASA Texas Space Grant Consortium Design Challenge for their design project, Novel Air Revitalization Approach. Team AD ASTRARudy Nagasimha (Team Leader) Andrew Carr Jordan Essman Lawson Faris Sarah Hagerman Ahmad Shabbar Faculty Advisor is Dr. Kyle Horne, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Energy Engineering Mentored by Joe Chambliss, NASA JSC
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 3:10pm
Dr. Xun Yu, Associate Professor of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), a distinction awarded to ASME members who made significant engineering research and education achievements. Dr. Yu is recognized for his contributions in the areas of nanotechnology based smart materials & smart structures including self-sensing composites and concrete, transparent thin film sensors and actuators, and the control of those dynamical systems.
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 12:31pm
The Mechanical and Energy Engineering Bike Helmet 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 has been invited to the final global competition in Sweden in June 2015!  The team consists of MEE students Travis Beamon, Holly Gage, Celena Lipscomb, Leannah Nichols, and faculty advisor Dr. Xun Yu.
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 1:58pm
Dr. Nandika D'Souza, a Professor of the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, has been named a UNT Regents Professor, a designation for faculty at the rank of professor who have performed outstanding teaching, research and service to the profession, and who have achieved a high level of national and international recognition. D’Souza is an Associate Chair for Research and Graduate Affairs.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 (All day)
Alyssa Sylvester, a Senior at University of North Texas majoring in Mathematics and Mechanical and Energy Engineering with a minor in Physics and a certificate in Computational Science, was selected, with 7 other students from all over the country, for a NASA Aeronautics Spring 2015 Academy at the Langley Research Center (LaRC) in Hampton, Virginia for a 16 week interdisciplinary program. 
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 (All day)
The MEEN 1000 Solar Car Race Champions were announced during class.  And the winners are.... 1st Place:  Shuai Ju, Hanyue Jiang, Tyler Chidester and Chad Jones   2nd Place:  Michael Green, Juan Rojas and Viviana Guerrero   3rd Place:  Zachary Hair, Aaron Fisher and Christian Gilbreth