Halogenated Graphene Could Offer Lower Cost Alternative to Platinum in Fuel Cells

June 2013

A research team including Dr. Zhenhai Xia, associate professor in UNT's Department of Materials Science and Engineering, recently discovered a metal-free catalyst using edge-halogenated graphene nanoplatelets that could replace platinum-based catalysts and lead to more inexpensive fuel cells. This...

UNT Research Featured on NSF Website

June 2013

The National Science Foundation's website recently featured a press release and videos on a new 9-1-1 software system using smart phone technology that virtually places 9-1-1 operators at an emergency scene, helping operators to gather the most accurate information possible to better prepare...

UNT Researcher Develops Next Generation 9-1-1 Software to help First Responders

June 2013

View videos. Read June 16, 2013, Denton Record-Chronicle article. Read June 10, 2013, Star-Telegram article on the new 9-1-1 software system. Read June 12 article on GCN website. A College of Engineering researcher has developed a new 9-1-1 software system using smart phone technology that...

UNT Engineering Research Included in Upcoming Perot Museum of Nature and Science Event

May 2013

Presentations to preview at UNT on the Square in Denton Discover how the person you marry can affect your health. See what a photo app reveals about urban ecology. Learn about political repression around the world. All of these answers and more will be on view as University of North Texas...