Topic: Cockrell School of Engineering

UT Austin Offers Online Master’s in Mechanical Engineering

June 30, 2015
Mechanical Engineering

The Cockrell School of Engineering at UT Austin has launched its first Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program offered completely online. 

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NIH Grant to Advance Brain Imaging

June 24, 2015
multi-exposure speckle imaging

A biomedical engineer at the Cockrell School of Engineering has received a $1.8 million NIH grant to advance his light-based technique for imaging blood flow across the brain that could help patients undergoing neurosurgery. 

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Clean Air Globally Could Yield Large Health Benefits

June 16, 2015
Information-on-air-pollution

Cockrell School of Engineering professor Joshua S. Apte and a team of environmental engineering and public health researchers developed a global model of how changes in outdoor air pollution could lead to changes in the rates of health problems such as heart attack, stroke and lung cancer. 

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Texas Health Catalyst Speeds Development of Health Products

June 10, 2015
illustration showing connectedness of medical services

New initiative will utilize top experts from throughout the region and country to ensure that the campus’s best health-focused research is transformed into new drugs, devices and health products to benefit patients, health care providers and the public.

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Texas Engineer Joins Rapid Response Mission to Nepal

May 27, 2015
Daene McKinney

Civil engineering professor Daene McKinney will assess post-earthquake damage to lakes in Nepal that may pose a threat to mountain communities.

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