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The New Catalyst for Innovation in Engineering

Introducing Texas Inventionworks

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NAE Meets in Austin to Discuss Disaster Analytics

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2018 in Review

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Texas Engineering Named One of Nation’s Best Graduate Engineering Programs

The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has once again been named one of the nation’s top engineering schools. In U.S. News & World Report’s...Keep Reading

Solar-Powered Moisture Harvester Collects and Cleans Water from Air

Access to clean water remains one of the biggest challenges facing humankind. A breakthrough by engineers at The University of Texas at Austin may offer a new solution through solar-powered... Keep Reading

New Ultrafast Device Welds Bridge Parts in Seconds

Current methods used for repairing our bridges are costly and time-consuming. That’s why engineers at the Cockrell School’s Center for Electromechanics have been working to develop a new high-speed welding technology for steel bridge infrastructure improvements that cuts conventional welding... Keep Reading

"For decades, the Cockrell School of Engineering has proven to be one of the nation's top sources of engineering talent."

James Truchard

Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering 1974
Co-founder of National Instruments