Topic: Kenneth Diller

Peppas named chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering

Aug. 21, 2009
Peppas named chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering

Nicholas Peppas, professor of biomedical engineering, chemical engineering and pharmaceutics, will become chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, effective Sept. 1. Peppas is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies [...]

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Premier $55 Million Biomedical Engineering Building Opens for Teaching and Research at the University

Aug. 28, 2008

The University of Texas at Austin will dedicate on Thursday, Aug. 28 a new $55 million Biomedical Engineering building, which is being touted as a world-class facility for interdisciplinary research and collaboration in biomedical engineering, pharmacy and natural sciences.

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Longhorn makes history as 50th woman in space

June 30, 2008
NASA astronaut and univeristy alumna Karen Nyberg showed her school spirit while floating in space.

Astronaut Karen Nyberg made history June 14 when the space shuttle Discovery landed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center after completing a 14-day journey of more than 5.7 million miles in space.

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