Developing Software to Protect Transportation Infrastructure

A civil engineering graduate student has developed threat-assessment software that determines the vulnerability of blast-loaded bridge components and will eventually help guide new bridge design.

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Ready, Set, Solar!

Endurance was the name of the game last week for student engineers on the UT Solar Vehicles Team as they persevered to pull off sixth place at this year’s Formula Sun Grand Prix.

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The Peppas Factor: Educating Future Leaders

Nicholas Peppas’ teaching style is a true combination of old-fashioned elements and modern concepts. In the past 30 years, he has created a constellation of leaders across multiple engineering fields.

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GRACE Mission Grows Up at the Cockrell School

More than 15 years ago, Byron Tapley, director of the Center for Space Research, set out to look at the earth in a different way. Now, the next phase of the GRACE mission begins.

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Engineering Faculty Enter the Entrepreneur Scene

Longhorn Startup Studio gives faculty members an opportunity to share their patents and startups with Austin's business and entrepreneurial community.

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Design… Build… Fly!

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics team places 7th out of 60 with their Fujita-13 aircraft at annual Design/Build/Fly competition.

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