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Nicholas Peppas Receives 2016 Pritzker Distinguished Lectureship

Nicholas Peppas, professor of biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, pharmacy and surgery at The University of Texas at Austin and a world-renowned expert in biomaterials and drug delivery systems, has been awarded the Biomedical Engineering Society’s (BMES) prestigious Robert A. Pritzker Distinguished Lecture Award for 2016.

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Texas Engineering Student Selected for Inaugural Class of United Nations Young Leaders

Petroleum and geosystems engineering sophomore Karan Jerath was chosen as one of 17 United Nations Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals.

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With DOE Funding, Researchers Aim to Make Chemical Plants More Energy-Efficient

Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering recently received $360,000 from the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability and the National Energy Technology Laboratory within the U.S. Department of Energy.

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Cockrell School Once Again Ranked Among Best U.S. Undergraduate Engineering Programs

Texas Engineering held its position from the previous year as the No. 11 best undergraduate engineering program in the U.S. and No. 6 among U.S. public schools, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings, released Sept. 13.

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Texas Engineering Welcomes New Faculty, 2016-17

With research interests such as artificial intelligence, early cancer diagnosis, materials science and retrofit methods of aging structures, this year's incoming faculty members exhibit a wide range of engineering expertise.

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