Topic: Cockrell School of Engineering

DOE selects UT Austin for Energy Grid Project

June 20, 2017

The Department of Energy has selected the Center for Electromechanics (CEM) in the Cockrell School of Engineering to lead a new $1.6 million rural energy grid project. 

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Nanoparticles and Magnets Remove Oil from Water

June 8, 2017
oil magnet

UT Austin researchers used magnetic nanoparticles to separate oil from water through a simple process that relies on electrostatic force and a magnet. 

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UT Austin Unveil Hyper-Local Pollution Map

June 2, 2017
Apte - Air Quality

Engineering researchers have developed the most detailed and extensive local map of air pollution ever produced, using Google Street View cars to measure air quality on a block-by-block basis. 

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Peppas Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 13, 2017

Professor Nicholas Peppas has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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NSF Honors Eight Professors with CAREER Awards

April 5, 2017

Eight faculty members from The University of Texas at Austin have been selected by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to receive Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards.


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