Engineering Faculty Take Lab-Based Approach to Online Course

UT Austin's newest engineering MOOC, "Embedded Systems: Shape the World," will teach students how a variety of simple gadgets work.

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2013 in Review

From final approval to build the EERC to major awards and accomplishments, 2013 was a year of milestones at the Cockrell School. View a collection of our biggest moments.

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UT Austin Engineer Converts Yeast Cells into ‘Sweet Crude’ Biofuel

Chemical engineering assistant professor and his team of students develop a new source of biofuel from genetically engineered yeast cells and ordinary table sugar.

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John Goodenough Wins Engineering’s Highest Honor for Pioneering Lithium-Ion Battery

The National Academy of Engineering will honor Goodenough with the Draper Prize, which recognizes accomplishments that have significantly benefited society.

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Award-Winning Longhorn Engineers

Every semester, Cockrell School students continue to impress, and earn recognition for doing so. The 2013 fall semester was no exception.

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Happy Holidays from all of us at the Cockrell School!

This holiday season, the Cockrell School reimagined some favorite winter traditions through the eyes of our engineers. View the animated creations on our holiday site.

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