Associate professor receives patent

August 30, 2013

Dr. Phil Foster, Associate Professor of Engineering Technology, is the single inventor and author of US Patent 8,495,873 B2 awarded on July 30, 2013, for his “Liquid Cooled Stirling Engine with a Segmented Rotary Displacer”.  The College of Engineering at UNT now has its very own, fully functioning Stirling Engine!