UNT's Robocamp for Girls Honored With Tech Titan Award

August 2010

UNT College of Engineering's Robocamp for Girls was recognized with the Metroplex Technology Business Council's (MTBC) Tech Titan of the Future-University Level award for the program's creative, innovative approach to encouraging girls to pursue engineering careers. The Tech Titan Award was...

Internationally Known Researcher Joins UNT as MEE Department Chair, PACCAR Professor of Engineering

August 2010

Dr. Yong X. Tao, an internationally known researcher in fundamentals of thermal sciences, refrigeration system performance, and renewable energy applications in buildings, began his first day at UNT this week as the new chair of the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering and PACCAR...

UNT's Robocamp, Xbox Game Development Camp Inspire Young Minds

July 2010

Junior high school and high school students are learning about robotics and game programming as well as having fun at the University of North Texas (UNT) College of Engineering's summer and Xbox Game Development Camp. This year, UNT is hosting four Robocamps, three Robocamp Jumpstarts, and three...

Two Computer Engineering Students Receive P.E.O. International Scholarships

May 2010

Two UNT College of Engineering graduate students -- Rajitha Peesari and Swetha Adama -- were recognized for their academic achievements with the (P.E.O.) International PEACE Scholarship. Both Peesari and Adama are Computer Engineering students  and friends (Peesari’s specialization is...