Sponsored Senior Project Focuses on Sustainability

May 2017

Five MEEN students really know what it takes to be green. Yassine Houl, Maher Albaghli, Basil George Kuriakose, Fadhel Ahmed and Azucena Camargo from the College of Engineering’s Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering (MEEN) are auditing UNT’s Curry Hall as part of their senior design...

Brothers Journey from Jordan in Pursuit of Ph.D. at UNT

April 2017

Omar and Khaled Almahmoud are currently working on their doctoral degrees in mechanical and energy engineering. It’s hard to miss the striking resemblance between Omar and Khaled Almahmoud, but their similarities don’t stop on the surface. Right now the brothers are both at the University of...

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...

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...

UNT Team Rocket Qualifies for NASA Competition

January 2017

The countdown is on for five engineering students – seniors Karen Lyndsey Smith, Jessica Hampton, Joel Thompson and Luis Gonzalez and freshman Mitchell Buehler – competing in NASA’s Student Launch rocket competition. Having successfully launched their sub-scale prototype rocket Jan. 12, UNT Team...