TAMS Student Places Seventh in Young Epidemiology Scholars Competition

April 2011

Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science student Udayan Vaidya placed seventh in the nation in the Young Epidemiology Scholars (YES) Competition, winning a $15,000 scholarship for his research to refine a computational model to predict outbreaks of Dengue fever. Sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson...

UNT researchers discover process that strengthens plastic and increases production efficiency

April 2011

Researchers in the UNT Laboratory for Advanced Polymers & Optimized Materials recently discovered a process that allows manufacturers to produce stronger plastics at lower temperatures, resulting in energy savings and improved production efficiency. (more) The research team included Dr. Witold...

UNT College of Engineering to Expand TWU Dual Degree Offerings

March 2011

The UNT College of Engineering and the College of Arts and Sciences at Texas Woman's University have expanded their dual degree offerings. Initially, the program allowed students to earn a bachelor's in mathematics from TWU and a bachelor's in electrical engineering from UNT. Now students have the...

UNT Hosts Regional Competition for Linguistics Olympiad

February 2011

On Feb. 11, 28 high school students from the North Texas area came to the University of North Texas to participate in the regional competition for the 2011 North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO), hosted by the College of Engineering's Department of Computer Science and...