Dr. Du receives NSF grant to study bioactive materials

May 2009

Bioactive glasses have wide biomedical applications in bone restoration and repair, and as coatings for hip and teeth implants. The National Science Foundation has awarded $220,000 to Jincheng Du, Assistant Professor of materials science and engineering in the College of Engineering, to...

Are you really who you say you are?

April 2009

Should Alice be allowed to enter the country? Is Bob entitled to access the database? Has John been convicted before? Is Charlie the real owner of the credit card? Every day, a variety of organizations pose questions such as these about the identity of individuals. From retinal scans to...

UNT students build Habitat for Humanity storage building

March 2009

The Student Chapters for NAHB, and AGC combined their efforts to build a Habitat for Humanity storage building. This building was built at the UNT Discovery Park by student volunteers over the last year and delivered to the home site on Saturday, February 28. Construction engineering...

National Housing Endowment Award to Engineering Student

March 2009

Joel Bolz, a Junior student in Construction Engineering Technology, has received a $5,000 Lee S. Evens Scholarship award through the National Housing Endowment.  Joel is also President of the National Home Builders Student Chapter, a member of the American General Contractors...