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...

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...