Esteemed researcher named director of UNT College of Engineering’s PACCAR Technology Institute

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-08-30 08:47

<p>Anupama Kaul has been named director of the University of North Texas College of Engineering’s PACCAR Technology Institute. Kaul, who comes to UNT from the University of Texas at El Paso, will be the PACCAR professor in engineering and a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, with a joint appointment in the Department of Electrical Engineering.</p>

Environmental Protection Agency recognizes UNT among nation's leading green power users

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-08-24 16:06

<p>This summer the <a href="">University of North Texas</a> ranked 11<sup>th</sup> on the <a href="">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s</a> Top 30 College and University list of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. The ranking marked the school’s first appearance in the top 11 spots.</p>

Teens do independent research in UNT laboratories for summer jobs

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2017-08-21 15:05

DENTON (UNT), Texas — For many teens, their first summer job means taking food orders or bussing the tables in a restaurant, sacking groceries, babysitting or working as a camp counselor or lifeguard.
Mira Patel's job, however, is in the University of North Texas biology lab of Pamela Padilla, identifying a molecular mechanism involved with how diet and genotype influence stress responses. The research will provide more information about the consequences of gestational diabetes.