Topic: NSF

UT Austin Engineer Wins $1 Million NSF Award

April 16, 2015
andrea-alu

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Andrea Alù, an associate professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, the prestigious 2015 Waterman Award, which comes with $1 million of research funding. Alù is the first recipient from a Texas university.

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36 UT Austin Students Receive NSF Graduate Fellowships

April 14, 2015
Research

The National Science Foundation (NSF) selected 36 students from The University of Texas at Austin for its prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships Program, giving UT Austin the 12th highest number of NSF graduate fellows in the country in 2015.

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UT, A&M, Rice Form NSF Hub to Move Ideas to Marketplace

Aug. 26, 2014

The University of Texas at Austin, Rice University and Texas AandM University have received a three-year, $3.75 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to become a regional innovation hub that translates academic research into useful technologies with commercial applications.

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New Executive Director Named for Texas Advanced Computing Center

July 2, 2014

[caption id="attachment_46766" align="alignright" width="247" caption="Dan C. Stanzione Jr., Executive Director, Texas Advanced Computing Center"]Dan C. Stanzione Jr., Executive Director, Texas Advanced Computing Center[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Dan C. Stanzione Jr. has been named executive director of the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin. A nationally recognized leader in high performance computing, Stanzione has served as deputy director since June 2009 and will assume the new post July 1.

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Four UT Austin Engineers Receive NSF CAREER Awards

March 31, 2014

Four faculty members from the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have been selected to receive Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards totaling $1.8 million from the National Science Foundation. Since 2012, 14 Cockrell School faculty members have received CAREER Awards.

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