Posts Tagged ‘NAE’

Professor David Allen Elected to National Academy of Engineering

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Professor David Allen Elected to National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has elected David T. Allen, professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering at The University of Texas of Austin, and five Cockrell School of Engineering alumni to the prestigious academy.

Election to the academy is among the highest professional distinctions bestowed upon an engineer. Membership … Read the rest »

Edgar Elected to National Academy of Engineering

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Edgar Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Thomas F. Edgar, professor in the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering and director of UT Austin’s Energy Institute, is one of four professors from the Cockrell School of Engineering to be elected to the prestigious National Academy of Engineering (NAE) this year.

The academy also elected Gregory L. Fenves, executive vice president and … Read the rest »

Alper Selected for NAE’s Prestigious Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

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Alper Selected for NAE’s Prestigious Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Assistant Professor Hal Alper has been selected to attend the National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) 2013 Frontiers of Engineering Symposium September 19-21 in Wilmington, Delaware.

Eighty-one of the nation’s brightest young engineers will participate in this year’s annual symposium, which is attended by invitation only. Participants are usually nominated by NAE members or department chairs … Read the rest »

National Academy of Engineering Honors Nicholas Peppas with Founders Award

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National Academy of Engineering Honors Nicholas Peppas with Founders Award Peppas received the 2012 Founders Award for his pioneering work in polymer chemistry, bioengineering, pharmaceutical sciences, and advanced drug delivery

Lydia Contreras Selected to Attend Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium

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Lydia Contreras Selected to Attend Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium

Lydia Contreras has been selected as one of 65 of the nation’s most innovative, young engineering educators to participate in the National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) third Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium November 13-16, 2011 in Irvine, California. 

Selected faculty members will come together for the two-and-a-half-day event, where they can share ideas, … Read the rest »