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3-D Printing Is Focus of New Graduate Certificate


UTEP’s Department of Mechanical Engineering is now offering a graduate certificate in 3-D engineering and additive manufacturing. The program, starting in fall 2017, supplements existing graduate degrees or can be a standalone certificate for a...
6-Jul-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTEP Scientists Awarded Patent for Chagas Disease Vaccine


A pair of scientists at The University of Texas at El Paso is one step closer to developing the first ever clinical Chagas disease vaccine. Researchers Rosa Maldonado, Ph.D., and Igor Almeida, Ph.D., both faculty in the Department of Biological...
22-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTEP Doctoral Student Discovers Three Chameleon Species


University of Texas at El Paso doctoral candidate Daniel Hughes liked to catch lizards when he was little, but never imagined he would be catching and discovering new species of chameleons. The Ph.D. candidate in UTEP’s Ecology and Evolutionary...
19-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTEP Researchers Study Racial Bias in Police Stops


When a 2015 newspaper analysis of traffic-stop data by the San Jose Police Department (SJPD) in San Jose, California, revealed that African-Americans and Latinos were more likely to be stopped, searched or temporarily detained than the rest of the...
5-Jun-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTEP Researchers Closer to Silencing Whooping Cough


In 2015, more than 20,000 cases of whooping cough were identified in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that there are 16 million pertussis cases worldwide.
5-Apr-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTEP and Local High School Students Win United Launch Alliance CubeSat Competition


Students from the NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration and Technology Research, or cSETR, at The University of Texas at El Paso have been selected as first place winners of the United Launch Alliance (ULA) CubeSat launch competition, known as...
16-Feb-2017 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UTEP’s Hunt Institute Releases Landmark Energy Report

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Hunt Institute for Global Competitiveness releases first-of-its-kind report that clarifies the region’s structure and regulation of energy resources.
27-Jan-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

The University of Texas at El Paso Partners with Watershed for Innovative Engineering Class


The University of Texas at El Paso and Watershed, an idea foundry created by Fountainhead Investment Partners, concluded a public-private pilot class in the mechanical engineering department with final student presentations on Dec. 8
14-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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