Topic: Cockrell School of Engineering

Engineers Invent Bubble-Pen Lithography Technique

Jan. 18, 2016
bubble pen, cockrell school of engineering, nanoparticles, longhorn

Researchers have developed a device and technique, called bubble-pen lithography, that can efficiently handle nanoparticles.

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Professors Named to National Academy of Inventors

Dec. 16, 2015
Mechanical Engineering

George Georgiou, Thomas Milner and Jonathan L. Sessler, professors at The University of Texas at Austin, have been named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

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The Longhorn Maker Movement

Dec. 14, 2015
Students 3D Printing in the Longhorn Maker Studio

From soldering and woodworking to 3D printing and robotics, the "maker" activities available on campus are as varied as the students driving the Maker culture.

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Engineers Advance Potential Whooping Cough Treatment

Dec. 2, 2015
Jennifer Maynard

Texas Engineers are making progress on a potential Whooping Cough treatment for vulnerable infants. 

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Rock Salt May be More Vulnerable Than Previously Thought

Nov. 30, 2015
Rock Salt

Research from UT Austin shows that rock salt, used by Germany and the US as a subsurface container for radioactive waste, might not be as impermeable as thought or as capable of isolating nuclear waste from groundwater in the event that a capsule or storage vessel failed.

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