Computer Science and Engineering Graduate Student wins Spirit of Innovation Competition

December 2014

Shanti Thiyagaraja, a Computer Science and Engineering graduate student in Dr. Ram Dantu’s Network Security Lab, took first place in the Spirit of Innovation Competition, sponsored by the US India Chamber of Commerce DFW (USICOC), on Dec. 4, 2014. Thiyagaraja received $5,000 for her...

Art Meets Science in Research Featured on KERA News

December 2014

Dr. Marcus Young, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, is using a focused ion beam system to examine metal museum artifacts and to learn about the manufacturing of silver and silver-plated pieces from the Dallas Museum of Art. His research has been...

Undergraduates Present Research at Showcase for Undergraduate Research in Engineering

November 2014

Undergraduate researchers in the College of Engineering brought their projects, poster presentations, and enthusiasm for their work to the 2nd Annual Showcase for Undergraduate Research in Engineering (SURE), held Nov. 11 at Discovery Park. SURE provides undergraduates an opportunity to share the...

Stirling Engine Design team recognized in Spirit of Innovation Competition

November 2014

Dr. Philip Foster's vision of a clean future fueled him for the past 12 years to redesign a stirling engine as a low-emission power source. He and his design team have received recognition for their current design as one of eight finalists in the 2014 Spirit of Innovation Competition (SoIC) and...