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Unprecedented Measurements Provide Better Understanding of Methane Emissions During Natural Gas Production

Sept. 16, 2013

A new study from The University of Texas at Austin reports on extensive measurements of methane emissions including the first measurements for methane emissions taken directly at the well pad during completion operations for hydraulically fractured wells. A team of researchers from UT Austin's Cockrell School of Engineering and environmental testing firms URS and Aerodyne Research completed measurements at 190 natural gas production sites across the United States. The study was published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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School of Undergraduate Studies established

May 29, 2008
Students in Professor Nancy Kwallek's "Living Color: Science, Art, Architecture and Culture" signature course

Studying marine environments in Port Aransas and creating a color wheel with fresh produce are some of the innovative and interactive ways first-year students are learning through courses offered by the Office of Undergraduate Studies.

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First signature course is a hit with students

Nov. 29, 2007
First signature course is a hit with students

Before becoming president of The University of Texas at Austin, William Powers Jr. chaired a task force examining the university's undergraduate core curriculum. The task force issued sweeping recommendations to enhance student-teacher interaction, rigor and academic community.

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