UNT Institute Part of a $20 Million Grant to Research New Ways to Keep Soldiers Safe

March 2017

An institute with the University of North Texas’s College of Engineering is part of a new cooperative agreement established by the Army Research Laboratory. The Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes Institute will be working with three other universities to...

UNT Engineers Build Future Army Tech

March 2017

Two UNT engineering students, Jeremy Artman and Nathan Derrick, and one UNT materials science associate professor, Sundeep Mukherjee, were recently featured on Dallas/Fort Worth's NBC 5 for their research and design of the next generation of tactical shelters for the U.S. Army. The team, along...

UNT Student to Participate in Texas Undergraduate Research Day at the State Capitol

February 2017

A University of North Texas engineering student will be part of an exciting day at the Texas State Capitol in Austin. Robert Presley Smith, a senior who is studying mechanical and energy engineering, has been selected to take part in the Texas Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol. Smith, grew...

Strengthening Walls, Saving Lives

February 2017

A test structure created out of cold-form steel at UNT. Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes – it seems almost every week a deadly natural disaster is reported in the news. Now researchers at the University of North Texas are working to help create walls that will stand up to those disasters, with...

UNT Engineer Part of Collaboration Receiving $4.5 Million for Superconductive Wire Research

January 2017

Marcus Young, a University of North Texas assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, is part of a new project aimed at improving superconductive wires. Young is collaborating with Superconductor Technologies Inc., TECO-Westinghouse Motor Company and the...