Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
A MEE team has been selected as one of the top three winners from the North American Region (USA and Canada) in the 2015 International Student Safety Technology Design Competition . As a result, the team have been invited to the final global competition in Sweden in June 2015! The team is consisted of MEE students Travis Beamon, Holly Gage, Celena Lipscomb, Leannah Nichols, and faculty advisor Dr. Xun Yu. They are designing a new type of motorcycle helmet that is integrated with crash detection and airbag system, aiming to decrease motorcyclist fatalities.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 3:35pm
A diverse group of six MEE students are in China learning green buildings and renewable energy at Tongji University, American House in Beijing.
On a weekend day, they were on the Great Wall showing their UNT pride.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 1:23pm
Congratulations to MEEN Outstanding Student Award recipients! A ceremony was held at the Mechanical and Energy Engineering department prior to Commencement on Friday, May 15, 2015 to honor those students who were chosen as outstanding in the following categores:
Outstanding Undergraduate Student: Richard Roberts and Chris Vorgert
Outstanding Graduate Student: Ramesh Shrestha and Jiwon Mun
Outstanding Teaching Assistant: MD Sallah Uddin
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 8:45am
Design Team AD ASTRA placed 2nd top overall team at the NASA Texas Space Grant Consortium Design Challenge for their design project, Novel Air Revitalization Approach.
Team AD ASTRARudy Nagasimha (Team Leader) Andrew Carr Jordan Essman Lawson Faris Sarah Hagerman Ahmad Shabbar
Faculty Advisor is Dr. Kyle Horne, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Energy Engineering Mentored by Joe Chambliss, NASA JSC
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 12:31pm
The Mechanical and Energy Engineering Bike Helmet team has been selected as one of the top three winners from the North American Region (USA and Canada) in the 2015 International Student Safety Technology Design Competition. As a result, the team has been invited to the final global competition in Sweden in June 2015! The team consists of MEE students Travis Beamon, Holly Gage, Celena Lipscomb, Leannah Nichols, and faculty advisor Dr. Xun Yu.
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 1:58pm
Dr. Nandika D'Souza, a Professor of the Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, has been named a UNT Regents Professor, a designation for faculty at the rank of professor who have performed outstanding teaching, research and service to the profession, and who have achieved a high level of national and international recognition. D’Souza is an Associate Chair for Research and Graduate Affairs.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 (All day)
Alyssa Sylvester, a Senior at University of North Texas majoring in Mathematics and Mechanical and Energy Engineering with a minor in Physics and a certificate in Computational Science, was selected, with 7 other students from all over the country, for a NASA Aeronautics Spring 2015 Academy at the Langley Research Center (LaRC) in Hampton, Virginia for a 16 week interdisciplinary program.
Monday, October 20, 2014 (All day)
The UNT chapter of the Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Society, Beta Eta, held ceremonies on Sept. 22, 2014, to dedicate its new monument at Discovery Park and to initiate new members into the chapter. For more information about the UNT chapter of the Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Society's ceremony, please see the following story here.
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)
From June 15-28, 2014, four UNT MEE students—Anirudh Nagasimha, Brittani Powers, Richard Roberts and Stephen Watts went to China with Dr.