Engineering SUMMER Program, BEST 2011, a resounding success
Projgram Director Fabio Urbani, an associate professor of electrical engineering in the Department of Engineering, and Codirector Mary Jane Shands, Outreach Coordinator for Chemistry and Environmental Science and Recruitment Committe Chair for CSMT, put together and executed a program that had the high school kids interested and involved during a busy week-long program.
Engineering Professor Involved in Creating a New Class of Antennas
A University of Texas at Brownsville faculty member is working with researchers in Georgia and Texas to invent a new type of microwave antenna that involves nanomaterials.
Dr. Fabio Urbani, an associate professor of electrical engineering in the Department of Engineering, is working with Dr. Amit Verma, an assistant professor of electrical engineering at Texas A&M University Kingsville and Dr. David Stollberg, a research engineer at the Electro-Optical Systems Laboratory at the Georgia Tech Research Institute in Atlanta.
Engineering Physics receives accreditation
The Engineering Physics program has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Committee (EAC) of ABET, Inc. (formerly the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology). This opens a new door of opportunities for students.