May 23, 2019

National Academy of Medicine Names Texas Engineer One of 10 Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine

Jenny Jiang, an associate professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering’s Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Dell Medical School’s Department of Oncology, has been named a National Academy of Medicine (NAM) Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine. The ... Read the story

May 23, 2019

Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor Wins World’s Oldest Scientific Prize

John Goodenough, a University of Texas at Austin professor in the J. Mike Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering, has won U.K. Royal Society's Copley Medal, thought to be the world’s oldest scientific prize. Already ... Read the story

May 20, 2019

Five Alumni Honored with Cockrell School Distinguished Graduate Awards

Established in 1957, the Distinguished Engineering Graduate Award is the highest honor that the Cockrell School bestows on its alumni. The five distinguished engineering graduates for 2019 are innovators, entrepreneurs and highly respected leaders in their industries and communities. Including this year's ... Read the story