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Thomas J.R. Hughes received the O.C. Zienkiewicz Medal from the Polish Association for Computational Mechanics (PACM). 

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Jeffrey Bennighof was honored with The University of Texas at Austin’s Commercialization of the Year Award as part of the university’s 2019 Top Invent and Innovate program.

You can get an ink tattoo anywhere you want, but what if you got an electronic tattoo — and it monitors your heart? A team of engineers led by Professor Nanshu Lu has created a device that does just that.

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Takashi Tanaka received an Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Young Investigator Award for research that will provide new tools and insights used in path planning for autonomous decision-making systems.

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Professor Maruthi Akella and students spent the past two years collaborating with NASA-JSC on a technology demonstration project that could help make space travel safer for astronauts and the spacecraft that transport them.

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Ufuk Topcu and his research group are participating in a $5.5 million National Science Foundation project to develop better ways for autonomous technology to interact with humans.

Raghav Mahalingam, a lecturer in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, was selected as the winner of the 2019 ASE/EM LUNAR Council Teaching Award.

This year the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics held its annual Fall Festival On Friday, Oct. 18 for the first time on the newly designed Aerospace Engineering Building plaza.

Tan Bui-Thanh is a recipient of the 2019 Peter O’Donnell Distinguished Research Award for his work in the areas of uncertainty quantification and inverse problem solving.

Learn how Professor Clint Dawson and his research team will improve hurricane storm surge modeling – which could lead to better disaster planning and preparedness – using the Texas Advanced Computing Center's new Frontera supercomputer.