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A Conversation With an Engineering Pioneer: Dr. Nicholas Peppas

We recently sat down with the chair of the biomedical engineering department to get more insight into his work, its impact on society and the future of drug delivery systems.

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Cockrell School Student Entrepreneurs To Pitch New Startups at Longhorn Demo Day

Four engineering startups all feature products that have the potential to benefit a variety of industries. They pitched at the April 24 event.

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Shared Autonomous Vehicles: Rethinking The Morning Commute

Cockrell School transportation experts are leading national efforts to study different aspects of autonomous, or driverless, vehicles.

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Engineering Devices for the Future of Health Care

From treatment to monitoring, researchers throughout the Cockrell School are finding technological solutions in many areas of health care.

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Tillerson Family Commits $5 Million to Cockrell School, Bolsters Engineering Education and Research Center

Alumnus and ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, and his wife, Renda, have made a pledge of $5 million to support the EERC.

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