Materials Science and Engineering Student Awarded Prestigious NSF Fellowship

August 2012

Jessica Rimsza, a first-year graduate student at the University of North Texas, recently was awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship to further her research in materials science and engineering. "I am excited to receive the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship...

UNT Engineering Researchers Harvesting Human Intuition to Aid Development of Portable, Low-energy Electronics

July 2012

As the demand for smaller and more energy efficient electrical devices continues to grow, electrical engineers are faced with the challenge of figuring out how to best fit all the electrical components into the devices. Dr. Gayatri Mehta, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical...

Mechanical and Energy Engineering Dept. Represented at UNT Annual Energy Summit and Fair

July 2012

The University of North Texas opened its doors to the Annual Energy Summit and Fair hosted by U.S. Congressman Michael Burgess Saturday, July 14. The summit included two panel discussions and a keynote. Panel discussions focused on saving energy in design and construction, as well as saving energy...

UNT Researcher Receives Department of Energy Grant to Develop Materials for Clean Coal Technologies

June 2012

The Department of Energy has announced that the University of North Texas is one of only nine universities to receive a research project grant to support innovation and development of clean coal technologies. Dr. Rajiv Mishra, a professor in UNT's Department of Materials Science and Engineering,...

UNT Achieves Federal Designation for Information Security Efforts

June 2012

The University of North Texas has gained the designation of National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research (CAE/R) from the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. UNT was one of seven institutions in the country to receive the CAE/R for 2012. UNT...