Topic: Cockrell School of Engineering

Hal Alper Named 2016 Emerging Inventor of the Year

Nov. 11, 2016
Hal Alper

Hal Alper, associate professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin’s Cockrell School of Engineering, has been named the 2016 UT Emerging Inventor of the Year.

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Statoil Boosts Graduate Research

Nov. 10, 2016

Statoil, an international energy company based in Norway, has signed a $2.5 million partnership renewal agreement with UT Austin to support graduate student research.

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UT Austin and Partners Launch New Breast Cancer Study

Nov. 7, 2016
Thomas Yankeelov, Dell Medical School, Cockrell School of Engineering, breast cancer

UT Austin has embarked on a two-year clinical study to test advanced imaging methods that could help treat breast cancer in patients.


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Deji Akinwande Named Moore Inventor Fellow

Nov. 3, 2016
Deji Akinwande, Cockrell School of Engineering, UT Austin

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has selected Deji Akinwande as one of its five inaugural Moore Inventor fellows.


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EPA Selects UT Austin for Water Infrastructure Center

Nov. 3, 2016
St. Louis flood, Center for Infrastructure Modeling and Management, UT Austin, Cockrell School of Engineering

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has given $3.9 million to UT Austin to establish the new Center for Infrastructure Modeling and Management.

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