Tenure and Promotions Granted to Faculty

August 2012

Faculty members recommended by the Office of the Provost for tenure and/or promotions were approved by the UNT System Board of Regents in May and August. Tenure and title are effective Sept. 1, except where noted, with the start of the fiscal and academic year. Samir Aouadi Associate professor,...

National Academy of Engineering Member joins UNT faculty

August 2012

Dr. Jim Williams, one of the world's leading authorities on titanium alloys and a member of the National Academy of Engineering, has joined the College of Engineering faculty at the University of North Texas. "Dr. Williams is a world-renowned materials researcher and academician. His long...

UNT Representatives, Talkshow Guests on China TV Discuss Future Sustainable Housing

August 2012

In July 2012, Dr. Yong Tao, Chair of the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, and Dr. Richard Nader, Vice Provost of International Affairs with UNT-International, shared ideas about the future of energy efficient housing as featured guests on a news program hosted by the China.net TV...

Researchers Publish Chapter in ASM Handbook Volume 23

August 2012

Dr. Raj Banerjee, professor of materials science and engineering, and Dr. Soumya Nag have recently published a peer-reviewed book chapter in the ASM Handbook Volume 23: Materials for Medical Devices. This authoritative reference book provides state-of-the-art information on the most common...

Online gaming competition to advance the development of portable, low-energy electronics

August 2012

Researchers at the University of North Texas have announced an online gaming competition that will allow the public to compete for prizes while also helping advance the development of next generation electronics. As the demand for smaller and more energy efficient electrical devices continues to...