Topic: McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering

Link Found Between Type 2 Diabetes and Common White Pigment

June 20, 2018
A TiO2 crystal extracted from a T2D pancreas and its electron diffraction pattern. The resulting interference patterns indica

A pilot study by a team of researchers at UT Austin found that a common chemical may contribute to Type 2 diabetes.

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UT Austin Co-Leads $20 Million NSF Center

Sept. 12, 2017

Engineers in the Cockrell School of Engineering have been selected to help lead a five-year, $20 million National Science Foundation engineering research center focused on natural gas. 

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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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NAE Elects UT Austin Professor, Five Alumni

Feb. 8, 2017
David Allen

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has elected David T. Allen, professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering, and five alumni to the prestigious academy.


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Engineers Develop First-Ever Capsule to Treat Hemophilia

Nov. 28, 2016

Thanks to a breakthrough led by researchers at UT Austin, a treatment for hemophilia can now be administered via a biodegradable system, a capsule.

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