Grants to benefit Robocamp at UNT

January 2008

A $30,000 one-year Innovation Generation grant from the Motorola Foundation will establish a Robocamp Mobile Unit and give UNT a new way to attract women to the engineering field. In addition, a two-year $102,000 grant from the Texas Workforce Commission will extend these camps to young men...

UNT teams compete in programming competition

January 2008

UNT took two teams to the ACM South Central Regional Programming Competition at Texas A&M on Saturday, November 3. After 5 hours of continuous programming, Team 1 solved 8 out of 9 problems (the only team to solve 8 problems). The problem set included guiding a laser beam through a maze of...

National Science Foundation awards grant to UNT Engineering faculty

January 2008

  The National Science Foundation has issued an award to the proposal by Dr. Yan Huang (Computer Science), Dr. Miguel Acevedo (Biological and Environmental Engineering), Dr. Xinrong Li and Dr. Shengli Fu (Electrical Engineering), and Dr. Ruthanne Thompson (Biology). This three-year...

UNT to expand software development partnership with National Science Foundation grant

January 2008

A National Science Foundation planning grant will allow the University of North Texas, to expand its current partnerships in a Net Centric Software Consortium that also involves UTD, UTA and SMU. UTD and SMU also received $10,000 from NSF to collaborate with UNT as...

Wang receives grant for microfabrication process

January 2008

Dr. Shuping Wang of the Engineering Technology Department received a Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) - Research Initiation Grant on “Highly Simplified and Flexible Microfabrication of a Polymer Sensor Array”. In this research, a maskless and cost-effective manufacturing system for...