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$18.5 Million Grant Establishes Center for Nanomanufacturing Systems for Mobile Computing

$18.5 Million Grant Establishes Center for Nanomanufacturing Systems for Mobile Computing

The University of Texas at Austin has been selected to receive an $18.5 million grant over the next five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create and lead a nanosystems engineering research center.

Researchers Suggest a Proximate Cause of Cancer

Researchers Suggest a Proximate Cause of Cancer

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Chemical Engineering are the first to show that mechanical property changes in cells may be responsible for cancer progression — a discovery that could pave the way for new approaches to predict, treat and prevent cancer.

Professor Tom Edgar Awarded Chemical Engineering’s Top Service Honor

Professor Tom Edgar Awarded Chemical Engineering’s Top Service Honor

Tom Edgar, professor of chemical engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, accepted the F. J. and Dorothy Van Antwerpen Award for Service from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) recently at the association's annual meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Presidential Medal for Technological Breakthroughs Earned by Two Chemical Engineering Professors

Presidential Medal for Technological Breakthroughs Earned by Two Chemical Engineering Professors

Two chemical engineering professors from The University of Texas at Austin have been recognized by President George W. Bush as 2007 National Medal of Technology and Innovation laureates, the nation's highest honor for technological achievement.