Materials Science Professor Named Interim Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation at UNT

June 2017

Narendra Dahotre is the newly appointed interim associate vice president of research and innovation at the University of North Texas. Narendra Dahotre, University Distinguished Research Professor in materials science and engineering at UNT, has been named interim associate vice president of...

UNT Demonstrates First Ever Drone Provided Cell Service for Disaster Response

May 2017

UNT engineering professor Kamesh Namuduri tested his mobile cellular service with a drone team in Waxahachie. When disasters like tornadoes and hurricanes strike, they often take down the technology emergency workers desperately need to keep in contact — cellphone service. Now a professor at the...

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...