March 19, 2019

Antibodies From Earlier Exposures Affect Response To New Flu Strains

We are repeatedly exposed to the influenza virus via infections, vaccinations and our communal environments. The annual flu shot is believed to be the best line of defense, and doctors recommend vaccinations every year because the flu virus is ... Read the story

March 19, 2019

Roadmap to a Safer Society: 2019 Regional Meeting Brings NAE to Austin to Discuss Disaster Analytics

Members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) met at The University of Texas at Austin on March 7, 2019, to examine the growing role of data analytics in natural disasters and determine how the proper application of data ... Read the story

March 13, 2019

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 technology that absorbs moisture from the air and returns ... Read the story

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