UNT Organizes Global Green Energy Workshop

May 2013

The University of North Texas has organized its third annual Global Discovery Workshop. The 2013 workshop, Energy Efficient Buildings and Communities, will be held May 19 – 22 (Sunday – Wednesday), in Tartu, Estonia. The event is also co-organized by the University of Tartu in Estonia, the State...

NSF-funded Research to Light Way To New Generation of OLEDs

May 2013

Dr. Nigel Shepherd, associate professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been awarded an NSF grant of nearly $300,000 for his research that builds on work begun in 2010 with an NSF EAGER grant (Early-Concept Grant for Exploratory Research). In the current project,...

Students Showcase Their Projects, Knowledge during Design Day

May 2013

Members of the student team that worked on the biodiesel processor with Dr. Tae-Youl Choi. A project that focused on Denton’s new animal shelter was featured in the Denton Record-Chronicle. Read more about the students, Vini Deraj, Jonathan Gallaway, David Olsen, Hayden Richardson and Nathan Wood...

Materials Science and Engineering Researcher Discovers New Phenomenon in Crystals

May 2013

Steel, a type of crystalline material, were first created more than 3,500 years ago, and are the most widely used material in the world. A University of North Texas materials scientist has discovered a new behavior in steel, which could help industry to develop stronger materials in the future. Dr...