Topic: National Medal of Technology and Innovation

Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

Feb. 11, 2013
Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

President Obama awarded medals to not one but TWO University of Texas at Austin scientists! The tower will be lit Feb. 12 in their honor. Learn more.

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University of Texas at Austin Engineer Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

April 22, 2009

Adam Heller, an acclaimed chemical engineering research professor and professor emeritus at The University of Texas at Austin, has been elected a fellow into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), along with Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela, actor James Earl Jones, U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and singer/humanitarian Bono.

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Presidential Medal for Technological Breakthroughs Earned by Two Chemical Engineering Professors

Aug. 27, 2008

Two chemical engineering professors from The University of Texas at Austin have been recognized by President George W. Bush as 2007 National Medal of Technology and Innovation laureates, the nation's highest honor for technological achievement.

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