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...

UNT Team Takes Second Place in Circuit Design Competition

July 2014

A two-student team representing the University of North Texas placed second in the IEEE Region 5 Student Electronic Circuit Design Competition, held April 5 at the Texas A&M—Corpus Christi Campus. Marina Nishimura and Kyle Clocker, both junior-year Electrical Engineering students, competed...