NSF Website Features Research on Plant-based Building Materials

September 2014

Over a three-year period, University of North Texas researchers developed and tested structured insulated panel building materials made from kenaf, a plant in the hibiscus family that is similar to bamboo. Kenaf fibers are an attractive prospect because they offer the same strength to...

Lindsey Smith competes in World Field Archery Competition

September 2014

Lindsey Smith, a junior, recently competed in Zagreb, Croatia as a member of team USA in the World Field Archery Competition. In addition to her passion of archery Lindsey is enrolled in the dual degree program where she is pursuing a degree in Math from TWU and Mechanical and Energy Engineering...

UNT Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science student to present engineering research at international conference

September 2014

Aditya Vaidya is conducting advanced engineering research at the University of North Texas that could help cities better manage mosquito-borne illness outbreaks. Vaidya is just 16-years-old. Vaidya is a first-year student in UNT's Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, and will...

Center for Network Neuroscience to be part of Biomedical Engineering Department

September 2014

The College of Engineering and the newly formed department of Biomedical Engineering welcome a new addition - the Center for Network Neuroscience (CNNS). Dr. Guenter Gross, who heads CNNS, felt that the College of Engineering and the department of Biomedical Engineering would be a natural home for...