Science and Technology

Dell Med Professor Joins National Academy of Medicine

Oct. 15, 2018
Dr. Karen DeSalvo

Public health and information technology expert Karen B. DeSalvo, M.D., M.P.H., MSc, has received one of the nation's highest honors by being inducted as a member of the National Academy of Medicine.

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Online Computer Science Masters Coming From UT Austin

Oct. 10, 2018
Gates Dell Complex on the campus of UT Austin

UT Austin, a top-10-ranked computer science program, will offer a fully online masters degree in computer science begining in the fall of 2019. 

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UT Austin Chemist Receives MacArthur "Genius Award"

Oct. 4, 2018
Livia S. Eberlin

Livia Schiavinato Eberlin, inventor of the cancer detecting MasSpec Pen has won a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, sometimes called a “genius” award.

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StarDate Radio Program Celebrates 40 Years

Oct. 4, 2018
StarDate logo

“StarDate” radio, produced by The University of Texas at Austin’s McDonald Observatory, celebrates 40 years on the nation’s airwaves. It is the longest running nationally aired science program.

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Robot Masters Human Balancing Act

Oct. 2, 2018
photo of biped robot

UT engineers have successfully demonstrated a novel approach to human-like balance in a biped robot.

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