Topic: Cockrell School of Engineering

Texas Engineering Team Wins Emmy for Video Quality Tool

Sept. 30, 2015
Alan Bovik

The Television Academy announced today that Cockrell School of Engineering professor Alan Bovik and his team of former students and collaborators will be honored with a 2015 Engineering Emmy Award.

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Engineers Develop New Method for Making Wearable Electronics

Sept. 29, 2015
Nanshu Lu

Cockrell School of Engineering researchers have invented a method for making inexpensive and high-performing wearable electronic patches that monitor the body’s vital signs for health and performance tracking.

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New Cathode Material Discovered for Sodium-Ion Batteries

Sept. 24, 2015
John Goodenough

Professor John Goodenough, the inventor of the lithium-ion battery, and his team have identified a new cathode material, presenting a significant advancement in the race to develop a commercially viable sodium-ion battery.

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NSF Grant to Boost UT Austin Earthquake Engineering Research

Sept. 24, 2015
Cockrell School Researchers

NSF selects the Cockrell School of Engineering at UT Austin to house one of seven state-of-the-art, experimental natural hazards research facilities.

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UT Austin Students Build High-Efficiency, Solar-Powered Home

Aug. 31, 2015
Nexushaus Rendering

A team of students from the Cockrell School of Engineering and the School of Architecture at UT Austin and the Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany will showcase Nexushaus, a modular, solar-powered home they designed and constructed for the U.S. DOE's Solar Decathlon competition.

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