February 04, 2019

Enlarged Prostate Could Actually Be Stopping Tumor Growth, Simulations Show

For men older than about 60, an enlarged prostate means feeling the urge to make a pit stop way too often throughout the day. But a new study shows that if these men also happen to have prostate cancer, the ... Keep Reading

February 01, 2019

UT’s ‘Engineer Your World’ High School Curriculum Continues to Garner Nationwide Honors

Engineer Your World, a high school engineering curriculum and teacher support program operated by UT Austin and developed by experts in the Cockrell School of Engineering, has been named an “Accomplished Program” by STEMworks and selected by the Iowa ... Keep Reading

rendering of heart valve
January 29, 2019

New Heart Valve Modeling Technique Enables Customized Medical Care for Patients

Engineers at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a new noninvasive technique for simulating repairs to the heart’s mitral valve with levels of accuracy reliable enough for use in a clinical setting. Mitral valve (MV) disease is one ... Keep Reading

cover of Texas Engineering magazine with group of students
cover of Texas Engineering magazine with group of students