Topic: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Media Advisory: Cockrell School to Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Engineering Education and Research Center

Feb. 24, 2015

The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin will celebrate the groundbreaking of the Engineering Education and Research Center (EERC), a 430,000-square-foot facility that will serve as a meeting and learning space for more than 7,700 Texas Engineering students and 80 student organizations.

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Texas Instruments Gives $3.5 Million for Project-Based Learning at the Cockrell School of Engineering

Feb. 3, 2015

The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has received a $3.5 million gift from Texas Instruments (TI) to develop state-of-the-art teaching and project labs for the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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Lighter, Cheaper Radio Wave Device Could Transform Telecommunications

Nov. 10, 2014

[caption id="attachment_49183" align="alignright" width="321" caption="Radio wave circulator developed by researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering."]Radio wave circulator developed by researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering.[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have achieved a milestone in modern wireless and cellular telecommunications, creating a radically smaller, more efficient radio wave circulator that could be used in cellphones and other wireless devices, as reported in the latest issue of Nature Physics.

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Cockrell School Alumnus Leaves $35 Million for Scholarships to Texas' Top Engineering Students

Aug. 7, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin will receive a $35 million gift to create an endowment aimed at bringing more of Texas' best and brightest high school students to UT Austin.

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Fly's Super-Hearing Power Could Aid Humans

July 22, 2014

A team of researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has developed a tiny, low-power device that mimics a fly's hearing mechanism.

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