Wednesday, July 11, 2018
University of North Texas College of Engineering assistant professor Tao Yang earned the prestigious 2018 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from the Oak Ridge Associated Universities for his research into the future of electrical distribution, microgrids.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
The dusty coat on your car after a rainstorm has a real purpose in our environmental ecosystem, according to a recent scientific study.
Monday, July 9, 2018
A University of North Texas post-doctoral researcher has designed a new steel-like alloy that is five times stronger than conventional steel.
Monday, June 25, 2018
University of North Texas Materials Science and Engineering professor Jincheng Du is working to develop new glass materials to store nuclear waste and, after experimenting with advanced modeling and characterizations, found that a gel layer, that forms on the glass surface, has unique properties. This gel layer holds the key to long-term durability of nuclear waste storage.
Thursday, June 7, 2018
University of North Texas professor Oliver Chyan has developed a way for microchip manufacturers to see flaws in their chips that no one has ever seen before.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Professors with the University of North Texas’ College of Science have rocked the world of physics by disproving the Rayleigh Reciprocity Theorem.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
The Nobel Laureate will discuss his research and its role in developing vaccines and preventing diseases.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Can engineering change the basic laws of physics? That is one of the questions three professors and a former student at the University of North Texas are attempting to answer. They have been awarded a $1,997,222 National Science Foundation grant that will explore such questions.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
New research has astronomers believing that most stars outside of the solar system have one or more planets orbiting them called extrasolar planets – or exoplanets – some of which could potentially harbor life. The Kepler space telescope has had great success in detecting exoplanets by measuring the dip in light of a planet’s host star as the planet passes in front of it. But, can a properly trained amateur astronomer also detect such transits?
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
A University of North Texas faculty member, a graduate student and an undergraduate student have been recognized as UNT’s 2017 Innovator Award winners.