National Engineers Week at UNT to Feature Career Fair, Contests

February 2011

University of North Texas (UNT) College of Engineering students will have the opportunity to talk to company representatives about employment, tour a wind farm, and participate in a winch & cart race -- some of the events scheduled to celebrate National Engineers Week at UNT. "The Council of...

Professor, Co-authors Recognized for 'Best Paper' in Solid Lubricants

February 2011

Dr. Thomas Scharf, associate professor with the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MTSE), and co-authors have been named the 2011 recipients of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers' (STLE) Al Sonntag Award for the researchers' paper on a novel nanocomposite coating. "...

UNT Professor Recognized with ASME North Texas Section Young Engineer of the Year

January 2011

Dr. Aleksadra Fortier, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, is being honored for her achievements with the 2010-11 ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) North Texas Section Young Engineer of the Year. The Young Engineer of the Year Award recognizes...

Engineering Faculty Members, Students Featured in UNT Magazine

January 2011

Faculty and students at the College of Engineering are conducting research in a wide variety of areas including bioactive glasses that can help restore and repair bones, batteries for consumer electronics that have a longer life, and wireless sensors that would equip robots to communicate with each...