Engineering Faculty Participate in Faculty Abroad Seminar to Mexico

July 2014

A group of UNT faculty and staff traveled to Mexico for an enriching time of discovery and professional growth through the 2014 Faculty Abroad Seminar (FAS). FAS, a 10-day professional development seminar, is sponsored by UNT-International in collaboration with the Office of the Provost and the...

Engineering Researchers Receive 'Best Use of Advanced Wireless' Award at US Ignite Application Summit

July 2014

Two engineering researchers received the “Best Use of Advanced Wireless” award for their project “Drone-Carried On-Demand WiFi Networks” during the US Ignite Application Summit, June 24-27. Drs. Shengli Fu, Associate Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering, and Yan...

Mean Green Racing

July 2014

Photo: Members from the 2014 Mean Green Racing team (right to left): Reed Greenwood, Jared Lemke, Michael Goodman and Justin Brown. Seniors Michael Goodman and Justin Brown, two Engineering Technology majors, led 12 other UNT Engineering students to compete in the 32nd Annual Formula SAE Race,...

UNT Researchers Create New, Stronger Plant-based Carbon Fiber

July 2014

Researchers at the University of North Texas have created a new carbon fiber from plants that can replace common petroleum and coal-based products in wide range of goods including parts for cars, aircraft, electronics and sports equipment. The patent-pending carbon fiber also is stronger and...