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Five Texas Engineers Elected Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has elected five professors from the Cockrell School of Engineering to its College of Fellows.

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Texas Engineer Wins Prestigious Award to Study Cancer-Fighting Cells

The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation selected Cockrell School of Engineering professor Jenny Jiang for its prestigious 2015 Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award.

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Nicholas Peppas Named Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Nicholas Peppas, chair of the Cockrell School's Department of Biomedical Engineering and a professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering and the College of Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin, has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).

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Two Texas Engineering Professors Inducted into Prestigious National Academy of Inventors

Joseph J. Beaman Jr., professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and Nicholas Peppas, professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering and chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, have been named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

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Eric Roe Named Executive Director of UT Austin’s Center for Lifelong Engineering Education

Eric Roe, former director of Applied Technology at Polk State College in Florida and founder of the Manufacturing Talent Development Institute, has been named the executive director of the Center for Lifelong Engineering Education (CLEE) in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.

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