TAMS student from Plano named 2014 Intel Semifinalist

February 2014

Justin Zhong, a second-year student in the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at the University of North Texas, has been named a semifinalist in the 2014 Intel Science Talent Search. Zhong, from Plano, was chosen for his research project "Self-Cleaning Mechanism of Gecko Setae: Observation,...

UNT ASHRAE presents Matthew Lowe

January 2014

The UNT chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) hosted Matthew Lowe of Carrier to speak on chilled-beam refrigeration systems to engineering students studying thermodynamics at Discovery Park Friday, January 24th. Lowe offered his insight...

Materials Science and Engineering Professor Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

January 2014

Dr. Narendra Dahotre, distinguished research professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been named a National Academy of Inventors Fellow. Being named an academy fellow is a high professional distinction given to academic inventors who have demonstrated a highly prolific...

College of Engineering Launches Biomedical Engineering Program

January 2014

The College of Engineering is pleased to announce that the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved the creation of a new department: Biomedical Engineering. The Department of Biomedical Engineering, the college’s sixth department, will offer bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and focus...