Registration Now Open for UNT’s ASM Materials Camp

May 2011

High school students are invited to learn more about the world of materials engineering and nanotechnology at UNT College of Engineering’s ASM Materials Camp, July 18-20. Now in its second year, Materials Camp offers participating students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with the high-...

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...