Topic: Keck Foundation

Keck Foundation Awards $1.5 Million for UT Austin Research

July 15, 2015
undergraduate researchers

The W. M. Keck Foundation has awarded scientists at UT AUstin two grants totaling $1.5 million to develop a powerful, alternative method for cooling atoms and involve more undergraduate students in using new advanced technologies for research.

Read more

Engineering Professor Awarded $1 Million for Research Enabling Scale-Up of Promising Graphene

Jan. 18, 2011

A professor at the Cockrell School of Engineering has been awarded a $1 million grant to lead research on graphene, an atom-thick layer of carbon scientists and engineers believe could one day surpass silicon, steel and plastic and thus transform how everything from electronics, cars, airplanes and even buildings are produced.

Read more