DFW teachers learning new skills in UNT summer research program

July 2011

UNT's Research Experiences for Teachers in Sensor Networks program is designed to enhance the teaching of mathematics and science by exposing high school teachers to leading-edge research, such as developing computer programs that allow robots to "see.” (more)

Team of UNT researchers awarded $600,000 NSF grant to develop sustainable building materials

July 2011

Researchers at UNT are on the verge of revolutionizing the construction industry by developing natural alternatives to fiberglass and other popular, non-biodegradable building materials. (more)

UNT to build Zero Energy Research Laboratory

July 2011

The facility is designed to test emerging technologies that allow building systems to have a net-zero consumption of energy, and once completed will be the first of its kind in the United States. (more)

Student Awarded Fulbright Research Grant to Conduct a Year of Study in Chile

June 2011

Jared Fiorentine, who has just completed his undergraduate studies in Mechanical and Energy Engineering at the University of North Texas, has received a U.S. Student Fulbright Research Grant that will allow him to travel to Chile and participate in a project involving concentrated solar power...