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...

College of Engineering joins research consortium

November 2014

The College of Engineering has joined the Cold-Formed Steel Research Consortium (CFSRC), which brings together leading research teams across North America to provide the world's most comprehensive research on cold-formed steel structures. "Joining the consortium gives UNT and...

UNT to offer new Ph.D. in mechanical and energy engineering

October 2014

The College of Engineering now offers a Ph.D. in mechanical and energy engineering, the first degree of its kind in Texas and one of the only doctoral programs specializing in energy applications in the field of Mechanical Engineering in the United States. The degree program's first students will...

Department of Defense unit awards UNT researcher grant aimed at reducing combat threats

October 2014

The use of weapons and explosives in conflict zones is often considered inevitable; however, one University of North Texas researcher hopes his work can help the military combat this never-ending threat with data the military can use to develop better protection for soldiers and civilians....