UNT Professor Alan Needleman to Receive 2011 Timoshenko Medal

May 2011

Dr. Alan Needleman, professor with the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been selected to receive the 2011 Timoshenko Medal -- widely regarded as the highest international award in the field of applied mechanics -- from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). The...

First Student Graduates from UNT-TWU Dual Degree Program

May 2011

  Katie Schniebs is the first student to graduate from a degree program allowing students to earn a bachelor's in mathematics from TWU and a bachelor's in electrical engineering from the University of North Texas. The dual degree program, which began in 2007, allows students to...

Solid Lubricant Research Paves the Way for More Reliable Aircraft

May 2011

Dr. Thomas Scharf, an associate professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and Dr. Jincheng Du, an assistant professor with the same College of Engineering department, are working on a project funded by a $282,079 National Science Foundation grant, which will study how...

Senior Design Day Includes Wide Variety of Projects

May 2011

  The UNT College of Engineering held its first Senior Design Day on April 29, which featured a variety of research projects including a motorcycle safety system, an economical building energy auditing kit, a compact vertical gas separator, and a nitrogen laser. The program was open to anyone...