UNT's Hispanic Engineers Receive Chapter Award at National Conference

December 2012

The UNT Chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE UNT) was recently named “Outstanding Small Chapter of the Year” by the national SHPE for the growing chapter’s goals and activities. This honor was announced on Nov. 16 at the SHPE Conference in Fort Worth, Texas, during a...

UNT Engineering Student Wins PepsiCo Scholarship

December 2012

UNT Computer Science junior Lisa Reynolds is the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship provided by PepsiCo for fall 2012. A committee chaired by Dr. Robert Renka, professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), selected Reynolds for the scholarship. Reynolds both attended and...

UNT College of Engineering awarded Verizon Foundation Grant

November 2012

The Verizon Foundation has awarded the UNT College of Engineering a grant of $25,000 to support engineering student Capstone projects in sustainability areas. Photo provided by UNT/URCM Photography   Verizon’s gift to support the Mechanical and Energy Engineering (MEE) Senior Design Project...

Doctoral Student of Engineering Takes First Place in ASME Student Paper Competition

November 2012

Ankit Srivastava, doctoral student of materials science and engineering, was the first place winner in the Best Student Paper competition at the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) annual meeting held November 9-15, 2012, in Houston Texas. The award is sponsored by the Haythornthwaite...

UNT Polymer Engineers Partner with Industry to Develop Advanced Coatings Technology

November 2012

"Building contractors across the country may owe certain thanks to UNT plastics engineers over the next few years.  Regents Professor of materials science and engineering Dr. Witold Brostow and his team at the Laboratory of Advanced Polymers and Optimized Materials (LAPOM) have just completed...