Science and Technology

Three UT Austin Scientists Named HHMI Professors

Dec. 13, 2017
HHMI Professors Program

Three UT Austin professors have been selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to join the ranks of a select group of world-class scientist educators known as HHMI Professors. 

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Austin’s Library is an Example of the Library of the Future

Dec. 12, 2017
Austin Library

Libraries of the future must play a more active role in creativity and productivity processes. 

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Two UT Austin Engineers Named NAI Fellows

Dec. 12, 2017
NAI

Robert W. Heath Jr. and Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.

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AI and Supercomputers Help Alleviate Urban Traffic Problems

Dec. 11, 2017
Still from autonomous traffic camera video analysis

Researchers developed a tool that uses artificial intelligence and supercomputers to automatically recognize objects in raw traffic camera footage and characterize how they move and interact.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Astronomer to Announce Major Discovery

Dec. 11, 2017

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin and Google will participate in a NASA media teleconference to announce their discovery involving the planet-hunting Kepler space telescope.

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