UNT Receives Funding for First of Its Kind Machine

April 2017

The University of North Texas will soon be home to a rare piece of equipment. The Army Research Office has agreed to fund $417,000 for a custom built multi-physics materials processing machine to help the Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the College of Engineering. Dr. Rajiv...

Professor Receives Engineering Faculty Research Award

April 2017

Dr. Gayatri Mehta, associate professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, today received the 2017 Engineering Faculty Research Award. Gayatri joined UNT’s College of Engineering in 2009 after receiving her Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh.  Her research focuses on...

From Digital Data to Knowledge: Researcher Receives NSF CAREER Award

April 2017

Cornelia Caragea, an assistant professor at the University of North Texas College of Engineering, received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her work in machine learning, data mining and information retrieval. The NSF Faculty Early Career Development program recognizes junior...

UNT Professor Creates Coating that Reduces Glass Reflection

April 2017

Diana Berman, a materials science professor in the College of Engineering, has created a simple coating with the potential to have a major impact and her work has just been published in the online journal ACS Nano. Glass reflection is the source of many problems and frustrations, but a professor...

UNT Student Creates Device Aimed at Helping Those with Arthritic Knees Walk Easier

March 2017

Engineering student Jenn Cao A University of North Texas graduate student is taking a step towards making exoskeletons available to help more people. Typically exoskeletons, which are wearable mobile machines that allow for more limb movement, increased strength and endurance, are extremely...